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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (February 9, 2018)– Join the Utah Symphony and Music Director Thierry Fischer the final weekend of Februaryand the first weekend of Marchfor two programs of rarely-performed works celebrating the 100th birthday of beloved late composer, conductor, and pianist Leonard Bernstein. Tickets are priced from $23-83 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (January 22, 2018) – Join the Utah Symphony on February 17, 2018 at 7:00 PM for a full-length feature presentation of Stanley Kramer’s great American Western “High Noon,” while the Utah Symphony performs the soundtrack live to picture. This world premiere performance is in collaboration with the Utah Museum of Fine Arts’ new exhibit, “Go West! Art of the American Frontier” from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. Tickets are priced from $15-$52, and can be purchased at www.utahsymphony.org or by calling 801-533-6683.

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SALT LAKE CITY, (January 19, 2018) – Join Kirby Ward, Joan Hess, and the Utah Symphony February 9 and 10, 2018 for an evening full of entertainment, featuring live dancers and Hollywood golden-age classics from composers like Gershwin, Bernstein and Berlin on the Abravanel Hall stage, conducted by Assistant Conductor Conner Gray Covington. Tickets range from $15-$83 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling 801-533-6683.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (January 26, 2018) -- On February 2 and 3, join the Utah Symphony and guest pianist Ronald Brautigam as they continue the 2017-18 Masterworks series with a program of Mozart & Haydn’s greatest works, under the direction of guest conductor Patrick Dupré Quigley. Tickets are priced from $23 to $83 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (October 16, 2017) – What happens when four show-stopping divas share one stage? On October 27 and 28 at 7:30 PM, the Utah Symphony and guest conductor Jack Everly are joined by four larger-than-life Broadway leading ladies! Get ready for some thrilling, show--stopping performances — and maybe just a bit of competition — as they pull out all the stops in selections from blockbuster musicals including “Les Misérables,” “Dreamgirls,” “My Fair Lady,” “West Side Story,” and “Chicago.” Tickets are priced from $15-$83 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (October 18, 2017) – On November 3 and 4 at 7:30 PM, Utah’s own William Hagen takes the stage with guest conductor Matthias Pintscher to perform classic crowd pleasers by Saint-Saëns and Ravel with the Utah Symphony. Together, they’ll prepare you for the exhilarating majesty of Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances, his only work fully composed in the US, yet imbued with the rhythmic energy and melancholy of his native Russia.  Tickets range from $15-$66 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 1, 2017) – Music lovers everywhere have reason to celebrate this November with Utah Symphony’s all-star Masterworks lineup of secular and religious pieces alike, featuring phenomenal guest artists and conductors gracing the Abravanel Hall stage. Tickets are priced from $15-$66 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (November 8, 2017) – On November 25 and 26 at 7:30 PM, The Utah Symphony, Members of the Utah Symphony Chorus, Westminster Community Choir, soloists Abigail Rethwisch, Melanie Ashkar, Christopher Oglesby, Jesús Vicente Murillo, and the Salt Lake community join together to share in the singing of Handel’s iconic masterpiece under the direction of Utah Symphony Assistant Conductor Conner Gray Covington.  Bring your family, and your score, and join in the 2,000 voice Abravanel Hall audience singing the majesty of Handel’s “Messiah.”  Tickets are priced from $14-$39 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.

Performances recorded live for later release on European label Hyperion Records

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (November 17, 2017) – The first two weekends in December, concertgoers attending Utah Symphony performances under the baton of Music Director Thierry Fischer will witness history in the making as the orchestra continues its ambitious homage to Camille Saint-Saëns, one of the late 19th century's most significant and diverse French composers. Tickets are priced from $15-$66 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 20, 2017) – This December The Utah Symphony will present a jam-packed program that could make even the Grinch crack a grin.  Between sixties-style crooning, modern holiday classics, and international pop-stars, there is something for everyone this Christmas season, guaranteed.  Come one, come all, and take part in the magic of the holiday season.  Rumor has it the Big Man himself might even make an appearance! Tickets range from $8 to $125, and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.