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Tucson Symphony Orchestra Opens 90th Anniversary Season With Violin Superstar

Tucson Symphony Orchestra Opens 90th Anniversary Season With Violin Superstar Anne Akiko Meyers and Music From 2001: A Space Odyssey, Strauss’ Also Sprach Zarathustra

Music Director José Luis Gomez to Conduct Program Featuring Beethoven’s Violin Concerto

(Tucson, AZ)─The Tucson Symphony Orchestra will open its 90th anniversary season with the Classic Series program, Beethoven Odyssey, on Friday, September 21 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, September 23 at 2:00 p.m. at the Tucson Music Hall.  Music Director José Luis Gomez will conduct Anne Akiko Meyers, one of today’s most in-demand violinists, in a performance of Beethoven’s beloved Violin Concerto. The second half of the program will be Richard Strauss’ Also Sprach Zarathustra, used as the music for Stanley Kubrick’s classic film, 2001: A Space Odyssey, now celebrating its 50th anniversary. Concert Comments, one hour prior to performances are complimentary with tickets.  Akiko Meyers will be in the lobby following her performance to autograph her CDs, which will be for sale.

Anne Akiko Meyers just released her 37th recording, Mirror in Mirror. Meyers was named Billboard’s top-selling traditional classical instrumental soloist in 2014 and her albums have debuted at #1 on Billboard classical charts. Born in San Diego, she studied at the Colburn School of Performing Arts, Indiana University, and The Juilliard School. She received the Avery Fisher Career Grant and the […]

Single Tickets For Tucson Symphony Orchestra’s 90th Season Are Now On Sale

Single Tickets For Tucson Symphony Orchestra’s 90th Season Are Now On Sale

Broadway Superstar Kristin Chenoweth to Make Her TSO Debut in One Night Only Performance

Special Thanksgiving Show is STAR WARS: A New Hope In Concert on the Big Screen

Midori, Barry Douglas, Pacho Flores and José Luis Gomez in his TSO Performing Debut Among Featured Soloists

Repertoire Highlights Include Brahms’ Symphony No. 1, Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 3, Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 and Mahler’s Symphony No. 5

(Tucson, AZ)─Individual tickets for the Tucson Symphony Orchestra’s 2018-19 programs are now on sale.

Broadway superstar Kristin Chenoweth, a Tony and Emmy Award winner, and violin virtuoso Midori are among the guest artists who will perform with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra this season. Pink Martini returns for two performances, a sound NPR calls “a globetrotting victory lap with cosmopolitan sophistication and the playfulness of pop.”  STAR WARS: A NEW HOPE IN CONCERT is this year’s Thanksgiving holiday weekend special with the 1977 film on the big screen and the full Tucson Symphony performing John Williams’ score. Tickets for An Intimate Evening with Kristin Chenoweth are currently only available with the purchase of a subscription; single tickets for her one-night-only performance on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Tucson Music Hall will go on sale at a later date.

Maestro José Luis Gomez will open his second […]

Ticketing Services Representative

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION: Ticketing Services Representative
REPORTS TO: Ticketing Services Manager

DESCRIPTION:
The Ticketing Services Representative supports the Ticketing Services Manager in assuring a cost-effective and customer-service oriented box office.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Customer Service, Professionalism and Patron Continuum:

  • To assist the Ticketing Services Manager in the day-to-day operations of the Box Office, such that a cordial and productive relationship is developed and maintained with the public through the prompt handling of patron concerns in a professional manner representative of the policies, procedures and culture established by the TSO.

Sales

  • To sell season and single tickets to customers who walk-in, order by telephone, and place mail orders, including suggestively selling events and donations to maximize ticket sales.

Data Entry

  • To enter patron data entry accurately and completely, meeting strict data integrity guidelines as outlined by the Ticketing Services Manager: correct and complete data entry improves marketing and fundraising initiatives and potential for improved patron continuum development.
  • To prepare daily ticket sales reports.
  • To reconcile daily cash and check receipts, including following closing of the box office at each event.
  • To process complimentary ticket orders, including receipt of proper authorization.

Other duties as assigned

Minimum qualifications and scheduling requirements:

  • Professional verbal and written skills in English.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Proficiency in learning to use specialized computer software and hardware quickly.
  • Reliable transportation to performance […]

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

 José Luis Gomez to Conduct TSO with Young Artists Competition Winners & Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra in Side-by-Side Concert at Tucson Music Hall March 29

March 12, 2018

(Tucson, AZ)─The Tucson Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert Thursday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Tucson Music Hall to honor donors and welcome the community. Music Director José Luis Gomez will conduct the winners of this year’s Young Artists Competition and a side-by-side performance of the Tucson Symphony and the Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra (TPYO), Suzette Battan, Music Director. The program will feature music by Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn and Tchaikovsky. Everyone is invited to attend, come as you are and no ticket is required.

“Our donors not only support our concert work on the stage and throughout the region but also support our future generation of artists,” commented Tom McKinney, President and CEO of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. “And, our donors make our work possible for the entire community. With this concert, we are welcoming the community to our home.”

Bravo TSO, as the concert has been titled, will feature José Luis Gomez conducting the TSO throughout. Joining them will be four young artists including Levi Powe, a 17 year old cellist who won First Place in the 21st Annual […]

Violin Virtuoso Rachel Barton Pine And Animated Pictures at an Exhibition Rock Tucson Symphony Classic Series

Violin Virtuoso Rachel Barton Pine And Animated Pictures at an Exhibition Rock Tucson Symphony Classic Series

March 7, 2018

(Tucson, AZ)─J.S. Bach International Violin Competition Gold Medalist Rachel Barton Pine returns to the Tucson Symphony for the first time since 2004 to perform Khachaturian’s popular concerto inspired by Armenian folk themes on Friday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 18 at 2:00 p.m. at Tucson Music Hall. Her performance will be followed by Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition with pictures and gallery brought to life on the big screen by a Grammy and MTV award winning animation team. Marcelo Lehninger, now in his second season as Music Director of the Grand Rapids Symphony, will conduct the program which opens with the overture to Kabalevsky’s comic opera, Colas Breugnon. Concert Comments, one hour prior to performances, are complimentary with tickets.

Over the course of a career that began with her debut at the age of 10 with the Chicago

Symphony, Rachel Barton Pine has appeared as soloist with many of the world’s most prestigious ensembles, including the Chicago Symphony; the Philadelphia Orchestra; the Royal Philharmonic, and the Netherlands Radio Kamer Filharmonie. She has worked with such renowned conductors as Zubin Mehta, Erich Leinsdorf, Neeme Järvi and Marin Alsop. This season, Pine’s performances include concerts with the Sacramento Philharmonic, the […]

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

Free Concert By Tucson Symphony Orchestra To Honor Donors and Welcome Community

José Luis Gomez to Conduct TSO with Young Artists Competition Winners & Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra in Side-by-Side Concert  at Tucson Music Hall March 29

March 1, 2018

(Tucson, AZ)─The Tucson Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert Thursday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Tucson Music Hall to honor donors and welcome the community. Music Director José Luis Gomez will conduct the winners of this year’s Young Artists Competition and a side-by-side performance of the Tucson Symphony and the Tucson Philharmonia Youth Orchestra (TPYO), Suzette Battan, Music Director. The program will feature music by Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn and Tchaikovsky. Everyone is invited to attend, come as you are and no ticket is required.

“Our donors not only support our concert work on the stage and throughout the region but also support our future generation of artists,” commented Tom McKinney, President and CEO of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. “And, our donors make our work possible for the entire community. With this concert, we are welcoming the community to our home.”

Bravo TSO, as the concert has been titled, will feature José Luis Gomez conducting the TSO throughout. Joining them will be four young artists including Levi Powe, a 17 year old cellist who won First Place in the 21st […]