Concerts & Tickets

Concert Calendar

2015-08-02T07:10:47-05:00

August

Presentation
1964 "The Tribute"

Friday, August 7, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
1964
Presented without orchestra

Presentation
The Hank and Cash Legacy
Studio Tenn’s Musical Tribute to Hank Williams, Sr. & Johnny Cash

Friday, August 14, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

Co-presented by Studio Tenn and Nashville Symphony
 
Presentation
Gipsy Kings
featuring Nicolas Reyes, Tonino Baliardo and special guest Elijah Wolf

Sunday, August 16, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Gipsy Kings
Nicolas Reyes
Tonino Baliardo
Elijah Wolf
Presented without orchestra
Presentation
Chubby Checker & The Wildcats
Golden Oldies Spectacular: Also Featuring Charlie Thomas' Drifters & The Duprees

Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Chubby Checker & the Wildcats
Charlie Thomas' Drifters
The Duprees
Presented without orchestra
Presentation
Keb' Mo'

Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMER
Keb’ Mo’
Presented without orchestra

September

Presentation
Jonny Lang

Friday, September 4, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

Jonny Lang
Dwan Hill
Presented without orchestra
Classical Series
Beethoven's Ninth
& John Adams' Homage to 9/11

Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, September 11, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero,
conductor
Nashville Symphony Chorus
Blair Children's Chorus
Kelly Corcoran,
chorus director
Jessica Rivera, soprano
Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Garrett Sorenson, tenor
Russell Braun, baritone

PROGRAM
John Adams - On the Transmigration of Souls

Beethoven - Symphony No. 9

Presentation
SoMo: The Fallin' Up Tour
With Jordan Bratton

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 7:45 p.m.

PERFORMERS
SoMo
Jordan Bratton
Jazz Series
George Benson

Friday, September 18, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMER
George Benson

Presented without orchestra


 

Pops Series
Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, September 25, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Frankie Valli
The Four Seasons
Nashville Symphony
Robby Robinson,
conductor

Special Event
Vivaldi's Four Seasons
with the Nashville Symphony

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

 

October

Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto

Friday, October 2, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor         
Joyce Yang, piano

PROGRAM
Rachmaninoff – Isle of the Dead
Tchaikovsky
Piano Concerto No. 1   

Classical Series
Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto
& Guitar Legend Manuel Barrueco

Friday, October 2, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero,
conductor
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
Joyce Yang, piano

PROGRAM
Rachmaninoff
 - Isle of the Dead
Jonathan Leshnoff - Guitar Concerto  Live Recording | Nashville Symphony Co-commission
Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1

Guest Attraction
The House That Music Built
A Night of Music and Storytelling

Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Presentation
Centric Presents K. Michelle & Azealia Banks

Monday, October 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

TOUR CANCELED 
More information from the artist here.
Legends of Music Series
Aretha Franklin
with members of the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Aretha Franklin
Members of the Nashville Symphony

Special Event
Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, October 9, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Susie Benchasil Seiter, conductor 
Presentation
Last Comic Standing

Monday, October 12, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

Pops Series
The Best of Broadway
with the Nashville Symphony & Broadway's Incredible Music Director Todd Ellison

Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, October 16, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony

Todd Ellison, conductor
Debbie Gravitte, vocals
Susan Egan, vocals
Christopher Sieber, vocals

Classical Series
Bach's Brandenburg Concertos

Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, October 23, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony

Matthew Halls, conductor
Mark Niehaus, trumpet

PROGRAM
Bach
 - Complete Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1 to 6

Special Event
Don McLean with the Nashville Symphony

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Don McLean
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

 

Presentation
Halloween Movie Night: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Silent film with live organ accompaniment

Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMER
Peter Krasinski,
 organ

Jazz Series
Michael Feinstein: The Sinatra Project
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, October 30, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Michael Feinstein
Nashville Symphony

Vinay Parameswaran, conductor

Pied Piper Children's Series
Trick or Treat with the Nashville Symphony

Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

November

Classical Series
Bruckner's Romantic Symphony
& Daugherty's Organ Concerto Recorded Live

Friday, November 6, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Paul Jacobs, organ

PROGRAM
Michael Daugherty - Organ Concerto  Live Recording
Bruckner - Symphony No. 4

Special Event
The Music of U2
with the Nashville Symphony & Rock Band

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony & Rock Band
Brent Havens, conductor
Pops Series
Pink Martini
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, November 13, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Pink Martini
Nashville Symphony

Vinay Parameswaran, conductor

Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - Sibelius' Second Symphony

Friday, November 20, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor

PROGRAM
SibeliusSymphony No. 2

Classical Series
Saint-Saëns' "Egyptian" Piano Concerto
& Sibelius' Second Symphony

Friday, November 20, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Stephen Hough, piano

PROGRAM
Richard Danielpour - Toward the Splendid City  Live Recording
St. Saens - Piano Concerto No. 5
Sibelius - Symphony No. 2

December

Special Event
Home Alone
in HD with the Nashville Symphony & Chorus

Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Nashville Symphony Chorus
Vinay Parameswaran, 
conductor
Kelly Corcoran, conductor

Jazz Series
David Benoit Christmas Tribute to Charlie Brown
with Special Guest Jane Monheit

Sunday, December 6, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
David Benoit
Nashville Children's Choir

Presented without orchestra

Legends of Music Series
Kristin Chenoweth
with the Nashville Symphony

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Kristin Chenoweth
Nashville Symphony
Mary Mitchell Campbell,
 
conductor

Legends of Music Series
Smokey Robinson
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 11, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Smokey Robinson

Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, conductor

Special Event
Handel's Messiah

Thursday, December 17, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, December 18, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Nashville Symphony Chorus

 

Pied Piper Children's Series
Holiday Sing-Along with the Nashville Symphony

Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

January

Classical Series
Mozart's Requiem
& Symphony Soloists Perform New American Masterpieces

Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, January 8, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Nashville Symphony Chorus
James Button, oboe
James Zimmermann, clarinet
Miah Persson, soprano
Leah Wool, mezzo-soprano
Jeremy Ovenden, tenor
Andrew Foster-Williams, baritone

PROGRAM

Frank TicheliClarinet Concerto  Live Recording
Jennifer HigdonOboe Concerto  Live Recording
MozartRequiem

Pops Series
Cirque de la Symphonie
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, January 15, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran,
conductor
Cirque de la Symphonie

Special Event
Andre Watts Plays Rachmaninoff's Second Piano Concerto
with the Nashville Symphony

Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Andre Watts
Nashville Symphony

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor

 

Presentation
The Tenors

Monday, January 25, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
The Tenors
Classical Series
Bernstein's On the Waterfront
& Famous Movie Music by Prokofiev, Korngold and Revueltas

Friday, January 29, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero,
conductor
Arabella Steinbacher, violin

PROGRAM
Revueltas Sensemaya
Korngold
Violin Concerto
Prokofiev
Lieutenant Kije Suite
Bernstein
On the Waterfront: Symphonic Suite

February

Classical Series
Pictures at an Exhibition
& Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto

Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, February 19, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Asher Fisch,
conductor
Jayson Gillham, piano

PROGRAM
BeethovenLeonore Overture No. 2
BeethovenPiano Concerto No. 4
Mussorgsky/RavelPictures at an Exhibition

Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - Pictures at an Exhibition

Friday, February 19, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Asher Fisch,
conductor

PROGRAM
Mussorgsky/RavelPictures at an Exhibition

Pops Series
The Music of the Eagles
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, February 26, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Brent Havens
, conductor

Pied Piper Children's Series
Get Wild with the Nashville Symphony
Featuring "Carnival of the Animals," with visuals from the Nashville Zoo

Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran,
conductor

March

Classical Series
Strauss' Don Quixote
& Brahms’ Third Symphony

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

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Johannes Moser, cello

PROGRAM
Rossini
Barber of Seville Overture
Brahms
Symphony No. 3
Strauss – Don Quixote

Special Event
Burt Bacharach
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Burt Bacharach
Nashville Symphony
Jazz Series
Madeleine Peyroux

Friday, March 11, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Madeleine Peyroux

Presented without orchestra

Legends of Music Series
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
with Joshua Bell

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell,
 conductor
Presented without Nashville Symphony

Pops Series
The Irish Tenors
Ronan Tynan, Finbar Wright & Anthony Kearns with the Nashville Symphony

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

PERFORMERS
The Irish Tenors
Nashville Symphony
Lloyd Butler,
conductor
 

Classical Series
Guerrero Conducts Ravel's La Valse
& works by Mozart and Higdon

Friday, March 25, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Roberto Diaz, viola
Jun Iwasaki, violin

PROGRAM
Jennifer HigdonAll Things Majestic  Live Recording
Jennifer HigdonViola Concerto  Live Recording | Nashville Symphony Co-commission
MozartSinfonia Concertante
RavelLa Valse

April

Classical Series
Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade
& Haydn’s First Symphony & Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 15

Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, April 8, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Gilbert Varga,
conductor
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

PROGRAM
HaydnSymphony No. 1
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 15
Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade

Pops Series
Chris Botti
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, April 15, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Chris Botti
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, 
conductor

Pied Piper Children's Series
Blast Off with the Nashville Symphony
Featuring Holst’s "The Planets," with visuals from Adventure Science Center

Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor

Classical Series
Beethoven's Emperor with Garrick Ohlsson
& Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 11

Friday, April 29, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano

PROGRAM
BeethovenPiano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor”
ShostakovichSymphony No. 11 “The Year 1905”

May

Classical Series
Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto with Gil Shaham
& Dvořák’s Seventh Symphony

Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 6, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin

PROGRAM

Brahms Tragic Overture
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto
Dvořák Symphony No. 7

Coffee & Classics Series
Coffee & Classics - Dvořák's Seventh Symphony

Friday, May 6, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero,
conductor

PROGRAM
Dvořák – Symphony No. 7

Pops Series
Alabama
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 13, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Alabama
Nashville Symphony

Vinay Parameswaran, conductor
Presentation
Paul Anka in Concert

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Paul Anka
Presented without orchestra
Classical Series
Mahler's Third Symphony with Chorus

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero
, conductor
Women of the Nashville Symphony Chorus
Boys of the Blair Children’s Chorus
Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano

PROGRAM
Mahler
Symphony No. 3

Special Event
The Music of Elton John
with Michael Cavanaugh & the Nashville Symphony

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Michael Cavanaugh
Nashville Symphony

June

Special Event
Psycho
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, June 10, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, conductor
Special Event
The Sounds of Simon & Garfunkel
with the Nashville Symphony

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Michael Krajewski, conductor
Special Event
The Wizard of Oz
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, June 17, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, conductor
Special Event
Raiders of the Lost Ark
with the Nashville Symphony

Friday, June 24, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, conductor
Special Event
Jason Alexander
with the Nashville Symphony

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Jason Alexander
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran, conductor