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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 (January 4, 2018) -- Utah Opera’s 40th anniversary season continues this January with an all-new production of American composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer’s innovative opera adaption of Melville’s classic novel, “Moby-Dick.” Featuring new sets and costumes constructed by Utah Opera, “Moby-Dick” will be performed five times at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre on January 20, 22, 24, 26 at 7:30 PM, and January 28at 2 PM. Tickets, priced from $15-$100, are available for purchase through www.utahopera.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (December 23, 2017)—On January 5, 6, 12, and 13, join the Utah Symphony as they continue their 2017-18 Masterworks series with Dvořák’s Violin Concerto featuring world-famous violinist Hilary Hahn,and Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the spectacular pianist Stephen Hough, both conducted by Music Director Thierry Fischer. Tickets are priced from $15-$83, and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (December 22, 2017) – Utah Symphony | Utah Opera President & CEO Paul Meecham and Music Director Thierry Fischer announced an extension of Assistant Conductor Conner Gray Covington’s contract through the 2019-20 season, and a new title as Associate Conductor beginning in September 2018. The agreement extends the current contract, set to expire at the end of the 2017-18 season, for an additional two years. Mr. Covington assumed the role of Assistant Conductor in September 2017.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (December 21, 2017) – Utah Symphony | Utah Opera (USUO) announced today it would begin selling a $30 Family Pass and launch a new Kid’s Club as it expands its efforts to increase the accessibility and affordability of Utah Symphony and Utah Opera performances for youth in the community.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (December 21, 2017) – The Utah Symphony announced the addition of a fifth movie presentation to its popular, new “Zions Bank Films in Concert” series. On June 27 and 28, 2018, the full-length feature presentation of Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl” will be screened at Abravanel Hall while the Utah Symphony performs the soundtrack live to picture. Tickets are priced from $30-$79 and can be purchased at http://www.utahsymphony.orgor by calling (801) 533-6683 starting January 5, 2018 at 10 AM.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (December 27, 2017) - Utah Symphony | Utah Opera (USUO) is delighted to announce the establishment of the “Elizabeth Brown Dee Fund for Music in the Schools,” a $1 million gift that will continue to build and showcase our education outreach programs throughout the entire state.
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.