Classical Series

Postponed - Mahler’s Tenth

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

4/9

Thursday7:00 PM

4/10

Friday8:00 PM

4/11

Saturday8:00 PM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS. 


PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor

PROGRAM
Mahler | Cooke – Symphony No. 10

Pre-Concert Performance
Enjoy a performance by the Blair School of Music Flute Ensemble (Molly Barth, Director) prior to the concert in the Main Lobby of the Schermerhorn. The ensemble will perform a new work by composer Julia Wolfe.


Come early and learn more about the music at our Classical Conversations with Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero, taking place one hour before the concert in the Balcony Lobby.

Following the concert, Maestro Guerrero will lead an informal Q&A at the back of the concert hall, on the Orchestra Level.

 

FirstBank Pops Series

Postponed - Celebrating Nat King Cole at 100

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

4/16

Thursday7:00 PM

4/17

Friday8:00 PM

4/18

Saturday8:00 PM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS. 


PERFORMERS - Special guests just announced
Nashville Symphony | Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor | Patti Austin, vocals | Brandon Victor Dixon, vocals | Jared Grimes, vocals & dance | BeBe Winans, vocals | Terri Lyne Carrington, music director & drums | Gerald Clayton, piano | Mark Whitfield, guitar | Ben Williams, bass

ICONIC HITS: Unforgettable | Route 66 | Mona Lisa | When I Fall in Love | Embraceable You | L-O-V-E

ALL-STAR CONCERT:
This celebration of Nat King Cole's legacy features your Nashville Symphony, a full band and a parade of special guests singing some of his best-known songs. Watch historic video footage of this iconic, groundbreaking artist and thrill to some of the greatest pop melodies ever written.

 

Family Series

Postponed - Symphony in Space

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

4/18

Saturday11:00 AM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS. 


PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor

Blast off with Cadet Enrico and the Nashville Symphony’s Sonic Spaceship on a mission to save the galaxy! Set a course for adventure with selections from The Planets, The Firebird, Star Wars and more out-of-this-world music.

PROGRAM
Holst - Jupiter from The Planets 

Sibelius - Finlandia 
Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 5
Mendelssohn - Saltarello from Symphony No. 4, “Italian”
Enrico Lopez-Yañez - Hebrides Shuffle
Strauss, Jr. - Voices of Spring Waltz
John Williams - Duel of the Fates from Star Wars Episode I 

Anderson - Syncopated Clock 
Stravinsky - Infernal Dance from The Firebird Suite (1919)
Michael Giacchino - Star Trek Into Darkness Suite 
John Williams - Star Wars Main Theme


Starting at 10 am, show up early for fun, family-friendly pre-concert activities, including our Instrument Petting Zoo, crafts, a book nook, and much more. 

This sensory-friendly concert offers a relaxed atmosphere for patrons of all ages, including accommodations for people on the autism spectrum and people with sensory sensitivities. Learn more.

American Sign Language interpretation provided by Bridges for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

Captioning provided by Tennessee Captioning.

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Special Event

Postponed - Voices of Spring: A Celebration of Women in Song

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

4/19

Sunday2:00 PM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS.  


PERFORMERS:
Nashville Symphony Chorus | Tucker Biddlecombe, chorus director

PROGRAM:
Joan Szymko – It Takes a Village
Libby Larsen – Buffalo Gals
Abbie Betinis – Long Time Traveling
Joan Szymko – The Peace of Wild Things
Andrea Ramsey – Luminescence
Georgia Stitt – The Promise of Light
Gabriela Lena Frank – Dijo Cifar: A los pescadores
Florence Price – King Jesus is a Listening
Undine Moore – Daniel, Daniel Servant of the Lord
Carol Barnett – The World Beloved: A Bluegrass Mass

This choral extravaganza will take listeners on a journey through the diverse experiences of womanhood, as expressed through the unique perspectives of eight different composers, from the early 20th century to the present day. It's the perfect opportunity to experience the breathtaking sound of the 150-strong Nashville Symphony Chorus, led by Chorus Director Tucker Biddlecombe. Part of the Nashville Symphony's 19th Amendment Centennial Celebration

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Special Event

Postponed - Mozart’s Gran Partita with the Nashville Symphony

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

4/23

Thursday7:30 PM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS. 


PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Nathan Aspinall, conductor

Enjoy an intimate evening of chamber music featuring the brass and wind players of your Nashville Symphony. Prominently featured in the movie Amadeus, Mozart’s Serenade No. 10 “Gran Partita” is a singular piece, written for 13 players, that displays the master at his finest, prompting one rapturous early listener to describe it as “glorious and grand, excellent and sublime.” The program opens with a selection of resounding organ and brass favorites that will spectacularly showcase the crystalline acoustics of Schermerhorn Symphony Center.

 

Classical Series

Postponed - Mozart & Elgar

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

5/1

Friday8:00 PM

5/2

Saturday8:00 PM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS. 


PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor | Bomsori Kim, violin 

PROGRAM
Augusta Read Thomas – Brio
Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 1
Elgar – Symphony No. 1

The Lawrence S. Levine Memorial Concert


Come early and learn more about the music at our Classical Conversations with Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero, taking place one hour before the concert in the Balcony Lobby.

Following the concert, Maestro Guerrero will lead an informal Q&A at the back of the concert hall, on the Orchestra Level.

 

FirstBank Pops Series

Postponed - Dancing in the Street: The Music of Motown

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

5/7

Thursday7:00 PM

5/8

Friday8:00 PM

5/9

Saturday8:00 PM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS. 


PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor

You’ll be dancing in the aisles at this Motown extravaganza featuring smash hits made famous by Marvin Gaye, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder and more. Songs include “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” “Reach Out I’ll Be There,” “I Heard It Through the Grapevine,” “My Girl,” “Superstition” — and, of course, “Dancing in the Street.”

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Special Event

Postponed - Yolanda Adams with the Nashville Symphony

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

5/10

Sunday7:30 PM

THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT OUR RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS.  


The First Lady of Modern Gospel makes her Nashville headlining debut at this special Mother’s Day appearance with your Nashville Symphony and a full gospel choir drawn from several Nashville-area ensembles. Treat Mom to an inspiring night out as this five-time GRAMMY®-winner showcases her powerful voice and singular sound blending gospel, soul and jazz.


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Classical Series

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

5/15

Friday8:00 PM

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5/16

Saturday8:00 PM

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5/17

Sunday2:00 PM

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PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Leonard Slatkin, conductor

PROGRAM
Haydn – Symphony No. 70
Various – Yet Another Set of Variations on Paganini
Dukas – The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Debussy – La Mer


Come early and learn more about the music at our Classical Conversations hosted by assistant conductor Nathan Aspinall, taking place one hour before the concert in the Balcony Lobby.

Following the concert on Friday and Saturday evening, assistant conductor Nathan Aspinall will lead an informal Q&A with special guests at the back of the concert hall, on the Orchestra Level. Please note that the Q&A will not take place following the Sunday, May 17, performance.

The Schermerhorn box office will open at 11:00am on Sunday, May 17. Questions, email: tickets@nashvillesymphony.org 

 

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Movie Series

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

5/21

Thursday7:00 PM

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5/22

Friday7:00 PM

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5/23

Saturday7:00 PM

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5/24

Sunday2:00 PM

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PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Justin Freer, conductor

As Lord Voldemort tightens his grip on both the Muggle and Wizarding Worlds™, Dumbledore is more intent upon preparing Harry for the battle fast approaching. Even as the showdown looms, romance blossoms for Harry, Ron, Hermione and their classmates. Love is in the air, but danger lies ahead, and Hogwarts may never be the same again.

 

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Classical Series

Guerrero Conducts Bruckner

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

5/29

Friday8:00 PM

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5/30

Saturday8:00 PM

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PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor | Daniil Trifonov, piano

PROGRAM
Mosolov – Piano Concerto
Bruckner – Symphony No. 9


Come early and learn more about the music at our Classical Conversations with Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero, taking place one hour before the concert in the Balcony Lobby.

Following the concert, Maestro Guerrero will lead an informal Q&A at the back of the concert hall, on the Orchestra Level.

 

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Concert Calendar for Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville

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The Nashville Symphony and Schermerhorn Symphony Center provide a variety of concerts and events throughout the year. Concerts and events in Nashville include classical, pops, jazz, family friendly events, movies in concert, speakers, free community events and much more.