SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 18, 2014) – Holiday tradition continues with the Utah Symphony’s annual performance of Handel’s “Messiah” on Saturday, Nov. 29, and Sunday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m. Maestro Thierry Fischer conducts the Utah Symphony, the Utah Symphony Chorus and the 2000-voice Abravanel Hall audience in this traditional kick- off to the Salt Lake City holiday season. Media Contact:
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 17, 2014) – Utah Symphony and Utah Opera announced today an initiative encouraging skiers and snowboarders to enjoy a symphony or opera performance after a day on the slopes. When people show a same week lift ticket from any of Utah’s ski resorts, they access the best available seat in the house for just $35, which represents a savings of up to $60.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 5, 2014) – Maestro Thierry Fischer leads the Utah Symphony through a double dose of Antonín Dvořák on Nov. 21 and 22 at 8 p.m.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 30, 2014) – The Utah Symphony’s Mahler Symphony Cycle continues at the Nov. 14–15 8 p.m. concerts at Abravanel Hall, with performances of Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 5 and Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 2.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 27, 2014) – An hour-long televised musical special on BYU Broadcasting featuring the Utah Symphony with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and American folksinger, James Taylor, has won an Emmy at the 2014 Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 23, 2014) – Guest conductor Ilan Volkov, the Music Director and Principal Conductor of the Iceland Symphony Orchestra, leads the Utah Symphony for an evening of Béla Bartók at Abravanel Hall on Nov. 7 and 8 at 8 p.m.
Salt Lake City, Utah (Oct. 15, 2014) – The daredevils of Cirque de la Symphonie return to Abravanel Hall for another sensational pair of performances on October 31 and November 1 at 8 p.m.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 12, 2014) – The Utah Symphony is dressing up for the 24th annual Halloween Hi-Jinks concert and costume contest on Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. at Abravanel Hall.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 2, 2014) – Russian-American conductor and pianist Ignat Solzhenitsyn, son of Nobel-Prize winning writer and historian Aleksandr Solzhenitzyn, makes his debut leading the Utah Symphony in a program that features Mozart’s “Piano Concerto No. 18,” Prokofiev’s “Symphony No. 7” and Hindemith’s “Symphonic Metamorphosis.”
Salt Lake City, UT (Sept. 18, 2014) –Utah Opera begins the 2014-15 season on October 11 at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theater with opulent costumes and enchanting music in Giacomo Puccini’s Madame Butterfly, featuring conductor Robert Tweten and director Garnett Bruce.