SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (May 9, 2016) – Join Utah Symphony Youth Guild “all-stars” as they showcase their talents on the stage of Abravanel Hall. The repertoire for the evening features compositions written by Hector Berlioz, Gyula Dávid, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Dmitri Shostakovich, and Camille Saint-Saëns. The performance will take place May 17 at 7 pm. Tickets, priced from $6 to $18, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (May 4, 2016) – Utah Opera announced the addition of one of the most loved musical masterpieces, Mitch Leigh’s “Man of La Mancha,” in January 2017, in replacement of Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s “Moby-Dick,” which has been rescheduled to the 2017-18 season.
All new “Downton Abbey” inspired costumes designed and created by Utah Opera’s Costume Department
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (April 25, 2016) – In May 2016, Utah Opera returns to the stage for the final production of the season, one of the most frequently performed comic operas, “The Marriage of Figaro”by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Five performances, held at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre, are May 7, 9, 11, 13 at 7:30 p.m. and May 15 at 2 p.m. Tickets, priced from $18-$107, are available for purchase throughwww.utahopera.orgor by calling (801) 355-2787.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (April 25, 2016) – Experience the passion and elegance of Mozart’s music through the talents of the Utah Symphony at a chamber concert led by associate conductor Rei Hotoda in the beautifully intimate setting of St. Mary’s Church in Park City on May 5 at 7:30 pm. Tickets, priced at $35, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.
Gov. Herbert and other prominent Utahns in attendance to support orchestra’s 75th anniversary season
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (April 21, 2016) – As part of its 75th anniversary celebrations, the Utah Symphony will return to New York City on April 29 to perform at Carnegie Hall, marking its first performance in the esteemed concert venue in more than 40 years. Tickets are available starting at $25 directly for purchase through Carnegie Hall at www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2016/4/29/0800/PM/Utah-Symphony-Orchestra/
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (March 22, 2016) – Join the Utah Symphony for a performance through space of Holst’s The Planets featuring NASA HD video footage. Led by world renowned conductor Hans Graf, this performance also features the women of the Utah Symphony Chorus. Tickets, priced from $18-$79, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.orgor by calling (801) 355-2787.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (March 9, 2016) – Join the Utah Symphony for a contemporary rendition of the timeless children’s story “Mary Had a Little Lamb” led by Utah Symphony Associate Conductor Rei Hotoda and narrated by Micah Levy, the composer of “Mary.” Families are invited to enjoy Micah Levy’s entertaining version of the children’s story, entitled “The Probably Untrue Story of Mary (Who) Had a Little Lamb” on March 19 at 11 AM or 12:30 PM in Abravanel Hall. Tickets, priced from $6-$18, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.orgor by calling (801) 355-2787.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (February 25, 2016) – In March 2016, Giuseppe Verdi’s grand opera spectacle, “Aïda,” returns to Salt Lake City with a production new to Utah audiences, after more than a decade since the last Utah Opera production in October 2004. Five performances, held at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre, are March 12, 14, 16, 18 at 7:30 p.m. and March 20 at 2 p.m. Tickets, priced from $18-$107, are available for purchase throughwww.utahopera.orgor by calling (801) 355-2787.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (February 18, 2016) – Utah Symphony | Utah Opera today announced its first batch of concerts for the 2016 Deer Valley® Music Festival in Park City, Utah. Highlights of the six-week music festival, which begins on July 2, 2016 and runs through August 6, 2016, include Utah Symphony performances with high-energy, new wave rock band, The B-52s; Matthew Morrison, who starred as teacher Will Schuster on TV’s “Glee”; DreamWorks Animation in Concert with scenes from favorite movies including “Home,” “Shrek,” “How to Train Your Dragon,” “Kung Fu Panda,” “Madagascar;” a tribute to the music of late rock legend David Bowie, and violinist Robert McDuffie performing Philip Glass’ The American Four Seasons.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Feb. 18, 2016) -- Utah Symphony | Utah Opera confirmed a change in piano soloist from Kirill Gerstein to George Li for the March 25 and 26 performances of Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 at Abravanel Hall. Mr. Li, who will make his Utah Symphony debut, will play with the Utah Symphony under the baton of esteemed guest conductor Robert Spano. Included in the repertoire are works by Wagner and Respighi. Tickets, priced from $18 to $84, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.orgor by calling (801) 355-2787.