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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (August 30, 2017) – On September 7 and8 at 7 PM, the Utah Symphony Films in Concert series opens in Abravanel Hall with the film that gave the world one of its greatest movie heroes, Indiana Jones. Relive the ultimate great adventure “Raiders of the Lost Ark” in Concert featuring John Williams’ epic score, which received an Oscar nomination for best original score, performed live to picture by the Utah Symphony with guest conductor Constantine Kitsopoulos. Tickets are priced from $32-$77 and can be purchased at http://www.utahsymphony.orgor by calling (801) 533-6683.

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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.

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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.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 20, 2017) – On October 24 and 25 at 7 PM, the Utah Symphony Films in Concert series will haunt Abravanel Hall with scary good performances of the IMFCA winning, delightfully quirky “Nightmare Before Christmas” score by Danny Elfman, performed live to picture.  This special event includes one of the state’s largest costume contests, with winners scoring access to a treasure trove of passes and tickets to local Salt Lake City museums and events. Led by Assistant Conductor Conner Gray Covington, tickets start at $29 and can be purchased at utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 533-6683.

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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.

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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.

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