February 18, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TWO MORE CONCERTS ADDED TO THE
OREGON SYMPHONY’S 15/16 SEASON


(PORTLAND, Ore.) The Oregon Symphony’s 2015/16 season continues to grow, adding even greater breadth to an already expansive season with the addition of Star Wars and More: The Music of John Williams and The Music of The Eagles: A Tribute to Glenn Frey.

Star Wars and More:
The Music of John Williams
Friday, April 29, 2016 | 7:30 pm

Paul Ghun Kim, conductor

A celebration of one of the greatest film composers of all time, with music from Star Wars, Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, Schindler’s List, and many others.

Music of The Eagles:
A Tribute to Glenn Frey
Monday, May 9, 2016 | 7:30 pm

Brent Havens, conductor
Terry Brock, vocals
John Hines, vocals
Randy Jackson, vocals

A brilliant blast from the past! With some of The Eagles’ best-known hits like “Heartache Tonight,” “Desperado,” “New Kid in Town,” “Hotel California,” and so many more, backed by the whole orchestra, this will be a night to remember!

The addition of these concerts brings the total number of concerts this season to 80: 40 Classical; 8 Pops; 3 Kids; and 29 Special concerts.

Tickets for these concerts are now available to Oregon Symphony subscribers in a special priority pre-sale associated with their subscription memberships. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Thursday, February 25.

Photos for media uses can be accessed at: orsymphony.org/newsroom/artists.aspx

Season subscriptions, including the popular Choose Your Own Flex Passes and Gift Cards, are still available through the Symphony Ticket Office at 503-228-1353.

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Jim Fullan
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503-416-6347
jfullan@orsymphony.org

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