2020/21 Oregon Symphony Special Concerts

OCTOBER 7, 2020

Kristin Chenoweth in Concert – For The Girls

The wildly talented Broadway star of Wicked joins the Oregon Symphony for a spectacular evening.

OCTOBER 8, 2020

Stewart Copeland: Police Deranged with the Oregon Symphony

The rock star/composer joins the orchestra to perform highlights from his solo career as well as The Police’s biggest hits.

OCTOBER 23, 2020

Disney and Pixar’s Coco in Concert

Celebrate Día de los Muertos as the Oregon Symphony and guest instrumentalists perform live with the projected film – a perfect experience for toda la familia.

OCTOBER 24 & 25, 2020

Raiders of the Lost Ark in Concert

Experience the excitement of John Williams’ iconic, Oscar-nominated score when you hear the Oregon Symphony perform together with the projected film.

NOVEMBER 12, 2020

Andrew Bird and Shara Nova with the Oregon Symphony

Andrew Bird and Shara Nova each join the orchestra for a double bill featuring two of today’s great indie composer/songwriters.

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

China Forbes: 50!

Join the Portland legend for a 50th birthday celebration of her favorite songs in her first solo performance with the Oregon Symphony! 

NOVEMBER 30, 2020

Celtic Woman: The Best of Christmas

The multi-platinum Irish singing sensations join the Oregon Symphony for a festive evening of traditional Irish carols and other favorite Yuletide songs.

DECEMBER 9, 2020

It’s a Wonderful Life in Concert

Jimmy Stewart’s encounter with a guardian angel brings hope and redemption just in time for Christmas, in Frank Capra’s holiday classic for the entire family.

DECEMBER 11, 12 & 13, 2020

Gospel Christmas

We’ll make hearts merry and bright at the 22nd annual Gospel Christmas! 

DECEMBER 16, 2020

Comfort & Joy: A Classical Christmas

Join the Oregon Symphony for an evening of good cheer with seasonal classics, a very merry sing-along, and a jubilant celebration.

DECEMBER 18, 19 & 20, 2020

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert

Watch Luke, Han, and Leia escape the greedy Jabba the Hutt, grapple with Darth Vader, and help the Rebel Alliance destroy the second Death Star, all set to John Williams’ classic score. 

DECEMBER 30, 2020

New Year’s Concerto Spectacular

Kick off your New Year’s celebration early with Maestro Kalmar, the Oregon Symphony, and three favorite soloists!

DECEMBER 31, 2020

New Year’s with Gladys Knight & the Oregon Symphony

Ring in the New Year with Motown’s original Empress of Soul.

JANUARY 22, 2021

An African American Requiem

Experience the World premiere of Portland composer Damien Geter’s bold, thought-provoking response to violence against African Americans in the United States.

JANUARY 23 & 24, 2021

The Goonies in Concert

Celebrate the 35th anniversary of one of the most enchanting films of the ’80s as your Oregon Symphony brings its exhilarating score to life. Goonies never say die!

FEBRUARY 2, 2021


The Japanese taiko-drumming troupe returns for a dramatic performance full of pulsing rhythms, athletic virtuosity, and stirring passion.

FEBRUARY 5, 2021

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Don’t miss this extraordinary evening with 15 of jazz music’s leading musicians, led by the legendary Wynton Marsalis.

FEBRUARY 11, 2021

Disney and Pixar’s UP in Concert

A widower and his young friend travel to South America with the help of thousands of helium balloons in this Academy Award winner for best animated feature film.

FEBRUARY 13 & 14, 2021

A Pink Martini Valentine

The Portland darlings team up with the Oregon Symphony for a perfect Valentine’s show, brimming with the romantic sound you know and love.

MARCH 18, 2021

The Flaming Lips with the Oregon Symphony

The ever-evolving psychedelic pop-rock group led by legendary front man Wayne Coyne will perform their iconic 1999 masterpiece The Soft Bulletin in its entirety. 

APRIL 15, 2021

Taylor Mac: A 24-Decade History of Popular Music with the Oregon Symphony

A highly immersive and outrageously entertaining crash course in the 240 years (and counting) of the history of American culture and dysfunction.

MAY 1, 2021

Chris Botti with the Oregon Symphony

The brilliant trumpeter returns to dazzle fans with his unparalleled crystalline and poetic sounds.

MAY 26, 2021

Lucius with the Oregon Symphony

In their orchestral debut, indie-pop band Lucius joins the Oregon Symphony to bring their hypnotic, indelible harmonies to the stage. 

MAY 28, 29 & 30, 2021

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix™ in Concert

Experience the film in HD on a giant screen with composer Nicholas Hooper’s remarkable score played live by the Oregon Symphony.