- Celebrating the legendary women of rock and roll
- Music of Carole King, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Pat Benatar, Heart, Carly Simon and more
- Featuring the Tucson Symphony with a cast of singers
- Archival footage of original artists shown on the big screen during the concert
- “I Feel the Earth Move,” “What’s Love Got To Do With It,” “Freeway of Love,” “Proud Mary,” “Piece of My Heart,” “Respect,” “These Dreams,” “Love is A Battlefield,” “You’re So Vain,” and many more
Sat Tickets Sun Tickets Find out more
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 crowd-pleasing concerto inspired by Armenian folk themes. Ravel’s orchestration of Pictures at an Exhibition is a symphonic “top 10,” while the overture to Kabalevsky’s comic opera, Colas Breugnon, gets things off to a rousing start with its rhythmic drive. Young Brazilian conductor Marcelo Lehninger, winner of the League of American Orchestras’ Helen H. Thompson Award for Emerging Music Conductors, makes his TSO debut. He was recently appointed Music Director of the Grand Rapids Symphony after posts with the Boston and New West Symphonies.
Fri Tickets Sun Tickets
Experience your favorite movies transformed with the music of a live symphony orchestra in the Harry Potter™ Film Concert Series. For the first time ever, audiences can rediscover the magic of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™ while a live symphony orchestra performs John Williams’ unforgettable score and Harry Potter™ soars across the big screen in high-definition.
Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, one of the greatest compositions in western music, provides a triumphant finale to the season with the famous “Ode to Joy” performed by top soloists, the TSO Chorus and a children’s chorus. One of the most popular symphonies ever, it follows what John Adams called a ”memory space” for 9/11, On the Transmigration of Souls. Commissioned by the New York Philharmonic and Lincoln Center’s Great Performers series it won the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 2003 and three Grammy® Awards in 2005.
Fri Tickets Sun Tickets
Join us for an evening of extraordinary music performed outdoors in one of Tucson’s most unusual and dramatic homes. Nestled high in Pima Canyon the Palmer Residence features an extensive collection of contemporary art glass beautifully complemented by floor to ceiling windows showcasing majestic views of the Catalinas. Join us early in the evening for wine and hors d’œuvres preceding the TSO Brass Quintet performance on the patio followed by a delicious seated dinner and dessert.
Music from the hit science fiction film 2001: A Space Odyssey on its 50th anniversary. The film is particularly remembered for the use of Richard Strauss’ tone poem Thus Spake Zarathustra, also recorded as a jazz-funk version that became a top five, Grammy® winning hit for Brazilian artist Deodato.
Buy Friday Buy Sunday