Concerts & Tickets

Concerts & Tickets

2016-08-29T00:07:37-05:00

September

Special Event
Ben Folds with the Nashville Symphony

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

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, 
conductor
Ben Folds, piano

PROGRAM
Roberto Sierra – Sinfonia No. 4
Ben Folds – Piano Concerto
Bernstein – Overture to Candide
Gershwin – An American in Paris
Ben Folds – Song Selections

 

Symphony Under the Stars at Ascend Amphitheater
Boyz II Men with the Nashville Symphony

Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor
Boyz II Men

Aegis Sciences Classical Series
Mahler's Second
A Tribute to Kenneth Schermerhorn

Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, September 23, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Nicole Cabell, soprano
Michelle DeYoung, mezzo-soprano
Nashville Symphony Chorus 
 
PROGRAM
Schermerhorn – Jubilee: A Tennessee Quilting Party for Orchestra
Mahler – Symphony No. 2 “Resurrection”
Presentation
Hal Holbrook - In "Mark Twain Tonight!"

Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

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

The Ann & Monroe Carell Family Trust Pied Piper Children's Series
Peter and the Wolf

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

PERFORMERS
Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran,
conductor
Wishing Chair Productions
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

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

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

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

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
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

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
Klara Ek, soprano
John Holiday, countertenor
John Mark Ainsley, tenor
Russell Braun, baritone

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 - Respighi's 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
Respighi's 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

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
Bernstein's Serenade

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
Symphony Soloists Play New American Classics

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

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

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 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