The 2021/22 Classical Series spotlights Music City's all-star orchestra in 14 incredible concert weeks. Explore our seven and 14-concert Classical packages or our four and five-concert Sunday matinee packages. Benefits include ticket discounts and flexible exchanges. Order or renew your season tickets no later than June 18, 2021, and gain ticket discounts and flexible 72-hour exchange privileges, plus presale access to all concerts now. Act quickly for best seating. Otherwise, tickets go on sale to the public on July 30, 2021. Questions? We're here to help: tickets@nashvillesymphony.org


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2021/22 Classical Series Concerts

Classical Series

Opening Weekend: Fanfare for Music City

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

9/16

Thursday7:00 PM

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9/17

Friday8:00 PM

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9/18

Saturday2:00 PM

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9/18

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor

PROGRAM
Copland – Fanfare for the Common Man
Joan Tower – Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
Dvořák – Serenade in D Minor for Winds
Jessie Montgomery – Strum
Schubert – Symphony in B Minor, “Unfinished”

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Classical Series

Beethoven's First

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

10/21

Thursday7:00 PM

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10/22

Friday8:00 PM

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10/23

Saturday2:00 PM

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10/23

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Andrew Risinger, organ

PROGRAM
Stravinsky – Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947)
Poulenc – Organ Concerto in G Minor
Beethoven – Symphony No. 1 in C Major

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Classical Series

Next Generation of Classical Musicians

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

11/4

Thursday7:00 PM

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11/5

Friday8:00 PM

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11/6

Saturday2:00 PM

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11/6

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Aalia Hanif, flute | Bernard Ekwuazi, trombone

PROGRAM
Borne (Arr. Najfar) – Fantaisie Brilliante
Larsson – Concertino for Trombone and String Orchestra
R. Strauss | Arr. Ochoa – Ariadne auf Naxos Symphony-Suite

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Classical Series

Strings on Parade with Jun Iwasaki

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

11/18

Thursday7:00 PM

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11/19

Friday8:00 PM

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11/20

Saturday2:00 PM

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11/20

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Jun Iwasaki, leader and violin

PROGRAM
Philip Herbert – Elegy: In Memoriam – Stephen Lawrence
Piazzolla – Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Dvořák – Serenade in E Major for Strings

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Classical Series

Dvorák & Mozart

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

1/7

Friday8:00 PM

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1/8

Saturday8:00 PM

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1/9

Sunday2:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor George Li, piano

PROGRAM
Suppé – Poet and Peasant: Overture
Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 24 in C Minor
Dvořák – Symphony No. 8 in G Major

 

The Lawrence S. Levine Memorial Concert

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Classical Series

Tchaikovsky's ‘Pathétique’

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

1/20

Thursday7:00 PM

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1/21

Friday8:00 PM

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1/22

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Érik Gratton, flute | Licia Jaskunas, harp

PROGRAM
Price – Dances in the Canebrakes
Mozart – Concerto for Flute and Harp
Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, “Pathétique”

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Classical Series

Brahms, Birds & ‘blue cathedral’

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

2/11

Friday8:00 PM

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2/12

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Jun Iwasaki, violin | Kevin Bate, cello

PROGRAM
Sibelius – The Swan of Tuonela
Brahms – Concerto for Violin and Cello
Higdon – blue cathedral
Ravel – Mother Goose: Suite

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Classical Series

Joyce Yang Plays Grieg

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

2/24

Thursday7:00 PM

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2/25

Friday8:00 PM

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2/26

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Joyce Yang, piano

PROGRAM
Mussorgsky | Arr. Rimsky-Korsakov – Night on Bald Mountain
Grieg – Piano Concerto in A Minor
Shostakovich – Symphony No. 5 in D Minor

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Firsts 614

Classical Series

An Evening of Firsts

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

3/17

Thursday7:00 PM

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3/18

Friday8:00 PM

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3/19

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Giancarlo Guerrero, conductorJosé Sibaja, cornet

PROGRAM
John Adams – The Chairman Dances: Foxtrot for Orchestra
Brad Warnaar – Cornet Concerto - Live Recording
Kip Winger – Symphony No. 1 - Live Recording
Barber – Symphony No. 1

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Classical Series

Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto and Debussy's La Mer

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

4/8

Friday8:00 PM

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4/9

Saturday8:00 PM

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4/10

Sunday2:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Thomas Wilkins, conductor | Adele Anthony, violin

PROGRAM
Coleridge-Taylor – Hiawatha: Suite from the Ballet
Mendelssohn – Violin Concerto
Holst – Hammersmith
Debussy – La mer

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Classical Series

Tchaikovsky, Ravel & Sibelius

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

5/6

Friday8:00 PM

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5/7

Saturday8:00 PM

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This concert is currently available to 2021/22 season ticket holders.
Tickets go on sale to the general public July 30, 2021, at 10 am.
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PERFORMERS: Nashville Symphony | Nathan Aspinall, conductor | Terrence Wilson, piano

PROGRAM
Tchaikovsky – The Tempest
Ravel – Piano Concerto in G Major
Sibelius – Symphony No. 5

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