PARK CITY, Utah (June 28, 2016) – On Saturday July 16th at 7:30PM, Matthew Morrison, the star of TV’s Glee and numerous Broadway shows, croons on the Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater stage with Utah Symphony at the 2016 Deer Valley® Music Festival. A nominee for the Tony Award and a widely-acclaimed and popular vocalist, Matthew Morrison will perform classic American hits such as “Lucky Be a Lady,” “On the Street Where You Live,” and “Singing in the Rain." Tickets start at $49 and can be purchased at https://artsaltlake.org/production/matthew-morrison/.
PARK CITY, Utah (June 28, 2016) – On Friday July 15th at 7:30PM, experience an electrifying evening of retro and classical hits with a performance by Under the Streetlamp for Utah Symphony’s 2016 Deer Valley® Music Festival. This dynamic young group, comprising the leading cast from the Tony Award-winning sensation Jersey Boys, will brighten your night with their unique blend of old-school dance moves and Doo-Wop, Motown and old time Rock ‘n’ Roll hits straight from the American Radio Songbook. Tickets start at $15 for youth and $40 for general admission, and can be purchased at https://artsaltlake.org/production/under-the-streetlamp/.
Mid-week chamber series features selections from Handel’s Water Music, Haydn and Mozart
PARK CITY, Utah (June 28, 2016) – On Wednesday July 13th at 8PM, award-winning conductor Jeannette Sorrell will lead the Utah Symphony for an evening of chamber music at St. Mary’s Church in Park City. The program includes selections from Handel’s Water Music and Terpischore, Haydn’s Overture to The Uninhabited Island, and Mozart’s Ballet Music from Idomeneo. Tickets start at $35 for general admission and $15 for youth, and are available for purchase at https://artsaltlake.org/production/handels-water-music/
PARK CITY, Utah (June 22, 2016) – On Saturday July 9, iconic 80s pop rock band the B-52s, commonly known as “The World’s Greatest Party Band,” will take center stage with the Utah Symphony at the Deer Valley® Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater at 7:30 p.m. This energetic concert is sure to be a memorable event, featuring mega hits such “Love Shack,” “Roam,” “Rock Lobster,” “Private Idaho,” “Summer of Love,” and “Legal Tender.” Tickets start at $49 for general admission, and can be purchased at artsaltlake.org/production/the-b-52s/.
PARK CITY, Utah (June 22, 2016) – On Friday July 8, vocalists Morgan James, LaKisha Jones, and Rob Evan will join the Utah Symphony at the Deer Valley® Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater at 7:30 p.m. under the direction of guest conductor Randall Craig Fleischer. This lively performance will feature hit rock songs from the 70s and 80s, including classics from Bruce Springsteen, Cyndi Lauper, the Eagles, Whitney Houston, Dusty Springfield, Chicago, Aretha Franklin, Heart, Diana Ross, Queen, the Bee Gees, Donna Summer, Led Zeppelin, Madonna, Michael Jackson, Aerosmith, Journey, and Elton John. Tickets start at $35 for general admission and $15 for youth (ages 8-18), and can be purchased at artsaltlake.org/production/rock-on-featuring-hits/.
PARK CITY, Utah (June 9, 2016) – On Wednesday July 6 at 8PM, the voice of nationally-acclaimed soprano Simone Osborne will fill the intimate space of St. Mary’s Church in Park City alongside the Utah Symphony under the direction of accomplished young conductor Jayce Ogren. This performance is the first of five weekly chamber concerts during the 2016 Deer Valley® Music Festival. The program includes Barber’s Adagio for Strings and Knoxville, Summer of 1915, Mozart’s Exsultate, jubilate, and Schubert’s Symphony No. 5. Tickets start at $35 for general audiences and $15 for youth, and can be purchased at https://artsaltlake.org/production/schuberts-symphony-no-5/
PARK CITY, Utah (June 7, 2016) – On Saturday July 2nd at 7:30PM, vocalist Doug LaBrecque will take the stage at the Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater under the direction of guest conductor Jerry Steichen. This patriotic production will pay tribute to Independence Day with American favorites such as God Bless America, Alexander’s Ragtime Band, Shenandoah, Swanee, Fascinatin’ Rhythm, Bring Him Home, Armed Forces Salute, God Bless the USA, and much more! Tickets start at $15 for youth and $35 for general audiences, and can be purchased at https://artsaltlake.org/production/patriotic-celebration/
Eight performances take orchestra around Wasatch Front, including half a dozen outdoor venues
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (May 26, 2016) – The Utah Symphony today announced additional details of its 2016 summer concerts in Salt Lake, Utah and Weber counties. The schedule includes a June 20 Gallivan Center performance; June 23 Taylorsville Dayzz performance featuring GENTRI; a June 24 performance at the Utah Arts Festival; a June 25 performance of Patriotic favorites at Sundance Resort; a June 28 performance for the Gina Bachauer Young Artist Piano Competition Finals at Abravanel Hall; a June 30 performance with Michael Martin Murphey at Thanksgiving Point; a July 1 performance with Broadway’s Doug LaBrecque at Snowbasin Resort; and an August 11 performance featuring classical guitarist Pablo Villegas at Red Butte Garden. Tickets for all performances are on sale now with ticketing information available at www.utahsymphony.org. No tickets are required for the Gallivan Center and Taylorsville Dayzz performances, which are free to the public.
Concerts mark the end of the 75th anniversary season
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (May 19, 2016) – Join the Utah Symphony for the final Masterworks concert in its 75th anniversary season and the triumphant conclusion of its two-year Mahler Symphony Cycle with Symphony No. 9 in D major, led by Music Director Thierry Fischer. Tickets, priced from $18-$79, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.orgor by calling (801) 355-2787.
Works by Barber and Dvořák’s Symphony No. 6 also on the program
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (May 10, 2016) – Guest pianist Joyce Yang joins the Utah Symphony at Abravanel Hall to perform Gershwin’s Piano Concerto led by guest conductor Cristian Măcelaru in his conducting debut with the orchestra. Also on the program are Barber’s Essay No. 2 and Dvořák’sSymphony No. 6. The performance will take place May 20 & 21 starting at 7:30 pm. Tickets, priced from $29 to $79, and Student and Under 30 tickets from $10, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.