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Symphony Hall : Fri 9/15/17 7:30PM - Sat 4/14/18 7:30PM

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The Phoenix Symphony Young Professionals (PSYP) is a networking group designed for 25 - 45 year olds. The PSYP offers year-round networking and four Classical Concerts with pre and/or post concert festivities. Purchase your four pack today to be automatically included in the PSYP.


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Stravinsky Rite of Spring Friday, September 15, 2017 7:30PM   ·   More Info »
Stravinsky Rite of Spring


Tito Muñoz, conductor
Alexander Laing, clarinet
Philippe Quint, violin

Bernstein: Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

From the smoke-filled nightclubs of 1950s New York to the peasant villages of premodern Russia, Virginia G. Piper Music Director Tito Muñoz kicks off the 70th Anniversary season with a bold and colorful program of musical masterpieces. Just over a century has passed since its scandalous premiere, yet Stravinsky’s folkloric ballet The Rite of Spring continues to surprise, excite and enthrall. In Prelude, Fugue and Riffs – a stroke of genius that pivots between polyrhythmic structures à la Stravinsky and the wailing strains of big band jazz – Muñoz and Principal Clarinetist Alexander Laing usher in a season-long focus on the music of Leonard Bernstein. Virtuoso violinist Philippe Quint returns to Symphony Hall to perform Tchaikovsky’s sizzling Violin Concerto.



Beethoven Fourth Symphony Saturday, November 11, 2017 7:30PM   ·   More Info »
Beethoven Fourth Symphony


Tito Muñoz, conductor
Sergio Tiempo, piano

Beethoven: Symphony No. 4
Ginastera: Piano Concerto No. 1
Ravel: La Valse

Tito Muñoz conducts a program of Beethoven, Ginastera, and Ravel – three enigmatic geniuses, brazen and poetic in equal measure. Though often lost in the shadows of its surrounding symphonies, Beethoven’s Fourth is a sunny, rambunctious expression of this composer’s capricious spirit. After the break, Argentinian pianist Sergio Tiempo takes the stage in Ginastera’s rarely heard First Piano Concerto – a stunning work of fury and fantasy. Ravel’s La Valse closes these concerts with a vibrant splash of color, creating a bawdy and delightful trope on a classic Viennese dance – the waltz.



Sibelius and Debussy Friday, January 26, 2018 7:30PM   ·   More Info »
Sibelius and Debussy


Karina Canellakis, conductor
Stewart Goodyear, piano

Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Egyptian”
Sibelius: The Oceanides
Debussy: La Mer

Guest Conductor Karina Canellakis makes her Phoenix Symphony debut in an imaginative, impressionistic program sure to make a splash. Debussy, Britten and Sibelius contribute works that capture the many moods of the sea, with its sun-drenched waves and watery depths. Pianist Stewart Goodyear, proclaimed “a phenomenon” by The Los Angeles Times, returns to Symphony Hall in the sensuous “Egyptian” Piano Concerto of French composer Camille Saint-Saëns, who reportedly wrote this dazzling work after a boat ride up the Nile.



Elgar Cello Concerto Saturday, April 14, 2018 7:30PM   ·   More Info »
Elgar Cello Concerto


Tito Muñoz, conductor
István Várdai, cello

Nina Young: Agnosco Veteris
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”

Hungarian cellist István Várdai debuts with The Phoenix Symphony in Elgar’s rhapsodic Cello Concerto – the composer’s swansong, full of melancholy and farewell. Plus, Mendelssohn’s stirring “Scottish” Symphony – a symphonic souvenir of his visit to the highlands. Tito Muñoz opens the program with Nina Young’s Agnosco Veteris, full of striking contrasts of mood and sonority.