Concerts & Tickets

Concerts & Tickets

2016-10-01T17:00:38-05:00

September

FirstBank Pops Series
Peter Cetera
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, September 30, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Arnie Roth, 
conductor
Peter Cetera

October

Guest Attraction
Music with a Mission
Benefiting the Nashville Rescue Mission

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

Featuring Lorrie Morgan, Mo Pitney, Chris Tomlin, Jason Crabb, Ruby Amanfu & more, joined by your Nashville Symphony.

Presentation
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
 

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Prokofiev's Fifth
& Grieg’s Piano Concerto

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor
Conrad Tao, piano
 
PROGRAM
Gabriella Smith – Tumblebird Contrails
Grieg – Piano Concerto in A minor
Prokofiev – Symphony No. 5 
Presentation
Celtic Thunder: LEGACY

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

 

 

Jazz Series
The Chick Corea Elektric Band

Friday, October 14, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Chick Corea,
piano & keyboards
Dave Weckl, drums
John Patitucci, bass
Eric Marienthal, saxophone
Frank Gambale, guitar

Community Event
Free Day of Music

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

Featuring more than 20 performers, including the Nashville Symphony

FREE OnStage Events
Voilà Viola!

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

Music for viola quartet by J.S, Bach, Beethoven, Jennifer Higdon, Astor Piazzolla, Telemann, and more!

PERFORMERS
Michelle Collins, viola
Dan Reinker, viola
Mindy Whitley, viola
Clare Yang, viola

Young People's Concerts
High School Open Dress Rehearsal 1

Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.

Blakeford Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - Brahms' Second

Friday, October 28, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
 
PROGRAM
Brahms – Symphony No. 2
Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Brahms' Second
& Simone Porter Plays Barber

Friday, October 28, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Simone Porter, violin
 
PROGRAM
Dvořák – Othello Overture
Barber – Violin Concerto
Brahms – Symphony No. 2 
Presentation
Loreena McKennitt: A Trio Performance

Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

Presented without orchestra

Presentation
Phantom of the Opera
Halloween Movie Night with Organist

Monday, October 31, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMER
Peter Krasinski, 
organ

November

Presentation
Colbie Caillat – The Malibu Sessions Acoustic Tour

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Colbie Caillat
Justin Young
High Dive Heart

 

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Mozart & Tchaikovsky
featuring Inon Barnatan

Friday, November 4, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vassily Sinaisky
, conductor
Inon Barnatan, piano
 
PROGRAM
Barber – Essay No. 2
Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 24
Tchaikovsky – Manfred Symphony 
Special Event
The Music of Whitney Houston
with the Nashville Symphony

Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PEFORMERS
Rashidra Scott 
Brent Havens
, conductor
Nashville Symphony

Presentation
Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman - An Evening of Yes Music and More

Monday, November 7, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

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FirstBank Pops Series
The Nashville Songbook with Mandy Barnett

Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, November 11, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Jim Gray,
conductor
Mandy Barnett

Movies at the Schermerhorn
Jurassic Park In Concert
with the Nashville Symphony

Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Sarah Hicks,
conductor

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody
& Piano Concerto No. 4

Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, November 18, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Boris Giltburg, piano
 
PROGRAM
Jonathan Leshnoff – Starburst  Live Recording
Rachmaninoff – Piano Concerto No. 4
Aaron Jay Kernis – Color Wheel  Live Recording
Rachmaninoff – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini 
HCA TriStar Health Legends of Music Series
Itzhak Perlman In Recital with Rohan De Silva

Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Itzhak Perlman,
violin
Rohan De Silva, piano

PROGRAM
Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 1
Franck - Violin Sonata
Stravinsky - Suite Italienne
Plus additional works to be announced

HCA TriStar Health Legends of Music Series
An Evening with Tony Bennett
with special guest Antonia Bennett

Monday, November 28, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

December

FirstBank Pops Series
A Very Merry Pops
Celebrate the Season with the Symphony & Broadway Singers

Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, December 2, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Jeff Tyzik
, conductor
Doug LaBrecque
Lisa Vroman

The Ann & Monroe Carell Family Trust Pied Piper Children's Series
Holiday Spectacular & Sing-Along

Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Jeff Tyzik, 
conductor
Doug LaBrecque, narrator & vocalist

Movies at the Schermerhorn
Home Alone
in HD with the Nashville Symphony & Chorus

Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Nashville Symphony Chorus
Vinay Parameswaran, 
conductor

Presentation
An Evening with David Crosby & Friends

Monday, December 5, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

Presentation
A Very Merry Christmas with Dave Barnes & Special Guests

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

Special Event
Michael W. Smith: The Spirit of Christmas with the Nashville Symphony
With Special Guest Jordan Smith

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Michael W. Smith

HCA TriStar Health Legends of Music Series
Christmas with Jennifer Nettles & the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

Jazz Series
Big Band Holidays: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
& Special Guest Catherine Russell

Friday, December 9, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis
Catherine Russell

Special Event
Handel’s Messiah
Nashville Symphony & Chorus

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, December 16, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Nashville Symphony Chorus
Christopher Warren-Green,
conductor
Celena Shafer, soprano
Meg Bragle, mezzo
Dann Coakwell, tenor
Doug Williams, baritone
Guest Attraction
Keith & Kristyn Getty
Irish Christmas – A Celebration of Carols!

Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Keith and Kristyn Getty
Special Guests

January

Movies at the Schermerhorn
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™
In Concert with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, January 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

 
PERFORMERS
Justin Freer, conductor
Nashville Symphony
Aegis Sciences Classical Series
The Planets — An HD Odyssey
Exclusive Space Footage from NASA

Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, January 13, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Women of the Nashville Symphony Chorus
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Jun Iwasaki, violin
 
PROGRAM
Josef Strauss – Music of the Spheres
Philip Glass – Violin Concerto No. 1
Holst – The Planets, with film produced by Duncan Copp

February

FirstBank Pops Series
Michael Feinstein & the Nashville Symphony
The Best of the American Songbook – Gershwin, Berlin & Porter

Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, February 3, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, 
conductor
Michael Feinstein

The Ann & Monroe Carell Family Trust Pied Piper Children's Series
Around the World with the Nashville Symphony

Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

Blakeford Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - Pines of Rome
& Barber’s First

Friday, February 10, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Peter Oundjian
, conductor
 
PROGRAM
Barber – Symphony No. 1
Respighi – Pines of Rome
 
Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Pines of Rome

Friday, February 10, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Peter Oundjian
, conductor
Javier Perianes, piano
 
PROGRAM
Berlioz – Roman Carnival Overture
Saint-Saëns – Piano Concerto No. 2
Barber – Symphony No. 1
Respighi – Pines of Rome
Presentation
In the Mood
America’s Favorite Big Band Musical

Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
String of Pearls Big Band Orchestra

Special Event
Valentine’s with Frankie Valli and the Nashville Symphony

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Frankie Valli
Robby Robinson,
conductor
Nashville Symphony 

FirstBank Pops Series
The Temptations
A Motown Pops

Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, February 17, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
McKinley Jackson, 
conductor & musical director
The Temptations

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
The Rite of Spring

Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, February 24, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Cameron Carpenter, organ
 
PROGRAM
Buxtehude (orch. Chavez) – Chaconne in E minor
Terry Riley – At the Royal Majestic  Live Recording
Stravinsky – The Rite of Spring

March

Special Event
Ronnie Milsap with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Ronnie Milsap
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

FirstBank Pops Series
The Chieftains – A St. Patrick's Pops

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, March 10, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, 
conductor
The Chieftains

Young People's Concerts
High School Open Dress Rehearsal 2

Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Ravel's Boléro
Edgar Meyer World Premiere

Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, March 17, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Edgar Meyer, double bass
 
PROGRAM
Debussy – Iberia
Edgar Meyer – New work to be announced
         World Premiere | Nashville Symphony Commission
Bottesini – Concerto No. 2 for Double Bass
Ravel – Boléro
Presentation
Drumline Live

Monday, March 20, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

Presented without orchestra
Special Event
Ballet at the Schermerhorn
featuring the Nashville Ballet & Nashville Symphony

Friday, March 24, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS:
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero,
conductor
Nashville Ballet
Paul Vasterling,
artistic director

PROGRAM:
Prokofiev – Romeo and Juliet
Vivaldi – Excerpts from The Four Seasons
Copland – Appalachian Spring: Suite

HCA TriStar Health Legends of Music Series
Peter Frampton Raw: An Acoustic Tour

Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

Presented without orchestra
Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Guerrero Conducts Bernstein
Featuring Anne Akiko Meyers

Friday, March 31, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
 
PROGRAM
Gabrieli – Fanfare
Bernstein – Serenade (after Plato’s “Symposium”)
Shostakovich – Symphony No. 10

April

FirstBank Pops Series
Matthew Morrison
Sings Broadway & Standards

Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, April 7, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, 
conductor
Matthew Morrison

The Ann & Monroe Carell Family Trust Pied Piper Children's Series
Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham

Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

Blakeford Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - New American Classics
Featuring Nashville Symphony soloists

Friday, April 14, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Érik Gratton, flute
Leslie Norton, horn
 
PROGRAM
Kerry Turner – Concerto for Horn and Orchestra "The Gothic" 
Live Recording
Behzad Ranjbaran – Flute Concerto  Live Recording
 
Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Beethoven's Second

Friday, April 14, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Érik Gratton, flute
Leslie Norton, horn
 
PROGRAM
Kerry Turner – Concerto for Horn and Orchestra "The Gothic"
  Live Recording
Behzad Ranjbaran – Flute Concerto  Live Recording
Beethoven – Symphony No. 2 
Classical Weekend Matinees
All-Mozart Matinee

Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Cho-Liang Lin,
conductor & violin
Nashville Symphony 

PROGRAM
Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Major 
Symphony No. 29 in A Major 
Eine kleine Nachtmusik 
Symphony No. 40 in G minor 

HCA TriStar Health Legends of Music Series
Yo-Yo Ma – Edgar Meyer – Chris Thile

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Yo-Yo Ma
Edgar Meyer
Chris Thile
 

Presented without orchestra

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Mozart & Rachmaninoff
featuring conductor Edo de Waart

Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, April 28, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Edo de Waart
, conductor
 
PROGRAM
Michael Ippolito – Nocturne, for orchestra
Mozart – Symphony No. 35 “Haffner”
Rachmaninoff – Symphony No. 3 

May

FirstBank Pops Series
Classical Mystery Tour

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 5, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, 
conductor
Classical Mystery Tour

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
An American Requiem
& Schumann's First

Friday, May 12, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Nashville Symphony Chorus
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Jessica Rivera, soprano
Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Kelly Markgraf, baritone
 
PROGRAM
Schumann – Symphony No. 1 “Spring”
John Harbison – Requiem  Live Recording
Movies at the Schermerhorn
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets™
In Concert with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

 
PERFORMERS
Justin Freer, conductor
Nashville Symphony
Special Event
Arlo Guthrie with the Nashville Symphony
Featuring Alice’s Restaurant

Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Arlo Guthrie
Vinay Parameswaran, conductor
Nashville Symphony

Jazz Series
A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Byron Stripling, 
trumpet
Marva Hicks, vocals

June

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Copland's Third
Featuring Fanfare for the Common Man

Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, June 2, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Zuill Bailey, cello
 
PROGRAM
Dvořák – Cello Concerto in B minor
Copland – Symphony No. 3 
Blakeford Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - Copland's Third
Featuring Fanfare for the Common Man

Friday, June 2, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor

PROGRAM
Copland – Symphony No. 3 
Jazz Series
Boney James

Friday, June 9, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

Special Event
DreamWorks Animation in Concert
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, June 16, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Justin Freer
, conductor

Special Event
Johnny Mathis – The Voice of Romance 2017
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Johnny Mathis
Nashville Symphony
Scott Lavender
, conductor

Movies at the Schermerhorn
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial in Concert
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, June 30, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, condcutor

July

Special Event
Annie Moses Band with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, July 7, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Annie Moses Band
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor