SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Dec. 8, 2015) – Guest conductor George Daugherty returns to lead the Utah Symphony for Warner Bros. presents Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II, on December 22-23 at 7:00 PM in Abravanel Hall. David Ka Lik Wong partners with Daugherty as Executive Producer, presenting the fun-filled cartoon characters on the big screen as the Utah Symphony performs. Tickets, priced from $18 to $79, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 25, 2015) – Utah Symphony continues its holiday tradition with the 16th annual “Here Comes Santa Claus!” concert at Abravanel Hall on December 19 at 11 AM and 12:30 PM. Associate Conductor Rei Hotoda will deck the halls during the family-friendly, 45-minute long concerts. Bring the entire family and enjoy the holiday classics “O Christmas Tree,” “Joy to the World” and “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.” The concert will also feature the short film The Snowman as the Utah Symphony performs Howard Blake’s soundtrack live. Tickets, priced from $6 to $18 are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 25, 2015) – Guest conductor Jayce Ogren leads the Utah Symphony in Film Concerts Live’s Home Alone in Concert on December 18-19 at 7:30 PM in Abravanel Hall. Families are invited  to enjoy the classic holiday film on the big screen as the Utah Symphony performs John Williams’ Academy Award-nominated score live. Tickets, priced from $18-$80, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov 22, 2015) – The administration and artists of Utah Symphony | Utah Opera today expressed condolences upon learning of the death of former Utah Symphony Music Director, Joseph "Joey" Silverstein, who died at the age of 83 this morning.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 20, 2015) – Guest Conductor Jack Everly will lead the Utah Symphony in the highly-anticipated and visually-arresting “Mysterioso: Music, Magic, and Mayhem” concert on October 30 and 31 at 7:30 PM at Abravanel Hall. Tickets, priced from $18 to $84, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 19, 2015) – Associate Conductor Rei Hotoda leads the Utah Symphony in the enchanting “A Wizarding Halloween Spooktacular!” concert on Tuesday, October 27 at 7 PM in Abravanel Hall. Hotoda and the orchestra will perform magical pieces from “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice”, “Hansel & Gretel: Witch’s Ride”, “Harry Potter,” and more. Tickets, starting at $8, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Oct. 15, 2015) – Guest conductor Jun Märkl returns to lead the Utah Symphony for Carmina Burana on October 23-24 at 7:30 PM in Abravanel Hall. This concert will feature the Utah Symphony Chorus, The Madeleine Choir School, and two University of Utah choral ensembles – the University of Utah Chamber Choir and the A Cappella Choir -- performing alongside the orchestra and soloists Erin Morley, Mark Womack and Ryan Belongie in an explosive and powerful experience. Tickets, priced from $18 to $85, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Sept. 21, 2015) – Music Director Thierry Fisher will lead the Utah Symphony in a highly anticipated 75th Anniversary Gala Concert with piano superstar Lang Lang on Oct. 1 at 7 PM at Abravanel Hall. The 75th Anniversary Gala Concert serves as a fundraiser for the Utah Symphony’s performance at Carnegie Hall in New York in Spring 2016, marking the orchestra’s first visit to New York City in 41 years. Tickets, priced from $45 to $95, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787. VIP packages are also for sale, starting at $500, available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 869-9011.

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Sept. 17, 2015) – Guest Pops conductor Jack Everly will lead Utah Symphony in the intergalactic inspired Sci-Fi Spectacular! programming on Sept. 25-26 at 7:30 PM at Abravanel Hall featuring music by great composers, such as John Williams and R.Strauss. Tickets, priced from $18 to $80, are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling (801) 355-2787. 

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Sept. 17, 2015) – Utah Opera is teaming up with Salt Lake Magazine for the 2nd annual Libretti & Libations where art influences life – or at least drink. The partnership includes top mixologists from Salt Lake City and Park City who create craft cocktails inspired by the current opera production. From Sept. 18 to October 18, eight social sippers offer dramatic and delicious Tosca-inspired libations as a way of creating an intersection between food and drink, and opera. Visit www.utahopera.org/libations for more information.

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