Springfield Symphony Orchestra, New Orleans Jazz Mardi Gras!

Symphony Hall 34 Court Street, Springfield, MA

Byron Stripling | Conductor, Trumpet & Vocals Celebrate the spirit of Mardi Gras with a night of hot, steamy New Orleans jazz. The good times roll with music from New Orleans natives like Fats Domino, Mahalia Jackson & Louis Armstrong. From street parades in the French Quarter to late night jams in the city’s famed clubs, this […]

Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Fearless Women

Symphony Hall 34 Court Street, Springfield, MA

Mark Russell Smith | Conductor Wei Luo | Piano Joan Tower Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman Florence Price The Mississippi River Suite (excerpt) Louise Farrenc  Symphony No. 3 Sergei Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 2 Our celebration of women in music commences with Joan Tower’s bold and dramatic Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman. You’ll then be swept up by the nineteenth-century contrapuntal master Louise Farrenc’s beautiful and elegant […]

Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Mystery & Madness

Symphony Hall 34 Court Street, Springfield, MA

Tianhui Ng | Conductor Jiayan Sun | Piano Benjamin Britten Peter Grimes: Four Sea Interludes Sergei Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2 Edward Elgar  Enigma Variations An evening of beautiful music led by Tianhui Ng on his debut with the orchestra. Internationally acclaimed pianist, Jiayan Sun anchors the program with Rachmaninoff’s beloved Second Piano Concerto. The evening opens with dramatic Sea Interludes from the opera Peter Grimes, and […]

Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Season Finale Beauty Amid Chaos

Symphony Hall 34 Court Street, Springfield, MA

Theodore Kuchar | Conductor Matt Haimovitz | Cello Antonín Dvořák  Carnival Overture (Karneval) Thomas de Hartmann  Cello Concerto Jean Sibelius  Symphony No. 2 Since shortly after the demise of the former Soviet Union through to the present day, Theodore Kuchar has served as the Principal Conductor of two of Ukraine’s most internationally recognized orchestras – the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine and the Lviv National […]