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Discount Tickets for Students

$10 Student Tickets are available for selected Oregon Symphony concerts. Eligible concerts will be listed below. Students may purchase tickets during the week before the concert at the Oregon Symphony Ticket Office, or two hours before the concert at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Valid student ID required. One ticket per student ID. Some seating restrictions apply. Call 503-228-1353 or 1-800-228-7343 for more information.

Oregon Symphony Ticket Office
923 SW Washington, Downtown Portland
Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 am-6pm


Acura/ELS Presents
Ben Folds

Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 7:30 pm

LIVE in concert! Legendary piano rocker Ben Folds plays his greatest hits with the Oregon Symphony, featuring the Portland premiere of his new piano concerto. Don’t miss this incredible musical experience! Sponsored by Acura/ELS.


Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg

Saturday, September 27, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Sunday, September 28, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Monday, September 29, 2014 | 8 pm

Carlos Kalmar, conductor
• Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin

Torke: Charcoal
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
• Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1
Barber: Meditation and Dance of Vengeance

The acclaimed violinist returns to the delight of her thousands of fans . . . and this time with the powerhouse Shostakovich Violin Concerto. Add Beethoven and Barber and you’ve got a great start for the 2014/15 Classical season.



Korngold’s Violin Concerto

Saturday, October 11, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Monday, October 13, 2014 | 8 pm

Michael Francis, conductor
• Simone Lamsma, violin

Mozart: Symphony No. 32
Stravinsky: Orpheus
• Korngold: Violin Concerto
Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks

Korngold’s Violin Concerto requires a virtuoso violinist to realize its lush lyricism. Who better for that than the young Dutch sensation Simone Lamsma making her debut?



The Barbra Streisand Songbook

Saturday, October 18, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Sunday, October 19, 2014 | 3 pm

Jeff Tyzik, conductor
Ann Hampton Callaway, vocalist

Platinum Award-winning singer Ann Hampton Callaway celebrates the music of one of America’s most iconic musical artists. Don’t miss this unforgettable concert as Callaway puts her own spin on your favorite Streisand songs – from her touching ballads and jazz standards to her pop hits and the best of Broadway.



Rodrigo’s Guitar Concerto

Monday, October 27, 2014 | 8 pm

Carlos Kalmar, conductor
• Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar

Gabriela Lena Frank: Three Latin-American Dances
• Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”
Albéniz/Arbos: Navarra

Guitar aficionados are in for a real treat with one of the most famous guitar pieces of all time, performed by one of the finest guitarists in the world.



Jeffrey Kahane Plays Gershwin

Saturday, November 1, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Sunday, November 2, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Monday, November 3, 2014 | 8 pm

Carlos Kalmar, conductor
• Jeffrey Kahane, piano

Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
• Gershwin: Concerto in F
Prokofiev: Cinderella Suite

One of our favorite pianists returns, this time to play Gershwin’s gorgeous follow-up to Rhapsody in Blue.



Alban Gerhardt Plays Haydn

Saturday, November 15, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Monday, November 17, 2014 | 8 pm

Carlos Kalmar, conductor
• Alban Gerhardt, cello

• Haydn: Cello Concerto in C major
Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Last season, this cello master performed a blazing Shostakovich piece that had audiences on their feet. He returns now with the more delicate – but just as riveting – Haydn.



Tale as Old as Time: Disney in Concert

Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 7:30 pm

You and your family’s favorite Disney movies – Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, The Little Mermaid and more – come to life in this multi-media showpiece of Disney’s marvelous movies, music, and characters.



André Watts

Saturday, December 6, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 7, 2014 | 2 pm
Monday, December 8, 2014 | 8 pm

James Gaffigan, conductor
• André Watts, piano

Sibelius: Symphony No. 4
• MacDowell: Piano Concerto No. 2
Copland: Suite from Appalachian Spring

The brilliant André Watts returns to perform a rarely heard American gem, followed by one of everyone’s all-time favorites – Copland’s Appalachian Spring.



Gospel Christmas

Friday, December 12, 2014 | 7:30 pm

Charles Floyd, conductor
Northwest Community Gospel Choir

After 16 years, it keeps getting better. The region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony orchestra will have you on your feet, clapping and shouting – celebrating the true spirit of the season. An exhilarating experience!



Cirque Musica

Friday, December 19, 2014 | 7:30 pm

Paul Ghun Kim, conductor

An astonishing holiday program! You’ll be on the edge of your seat, dazzled by the spell-binding grace and dare-devil artistry of some of the world’s greatest circus performers – along with the sonic majesty of the Oregon Symphony.



Comfort and Joy: A Classical Christmas

Sunday, December 21, 2014 | 4 pm

Paul Ghun Kim, conductor
Nadine Sierra, soprano

Now a sparkling family tradition, this matinee concert features classical Christmas and Holiday favorites – with family-friendly pricing so that even the youngest can dress up and celebrate the festive season.











 

 

 


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