Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra’s Executive Director Announces November Departure

HONOLULU, HI – Jonathan Parrish, executive director of the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra (HSO) since 2013, has accepted the executive director position with the Maryland Symphony Orchestra beginning in December. Parrish will continue to serve through mid-November as the HSO conducts a national search for his replacement. “On behalf of the board of directors, we are.. read more →

Harry Potter in Concert Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™

First a bestseller, then a major movie, now a magical concert event: CineConcerts presents Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert.  Experience your favorite wizard all over again with the music of a live symphony orchestra and the magic of Harry Potter™ soaring across the big screen in high-definition.  Grab your broom and.. read more →

Beethoven’s 250th Birthday

To celebrate this momentous occasion, five programs featuring Beethoven’s work are available as a mini-subscription during our 2019/2020 Halekulani Masterworks Season. Subscriptions available by phone 94-MUSIC (946-8742) or in-person at the HSO Box Office. Mix and match Saturdays and Sundays. Why Subscribe? SAVINGS: subscribers save up to 10% of single ticket prices when choosing Beethoven’s.. read more →

Create Your Own Season

Choose six concerts in the 2019-2020 Halekulani Masterworks Season The Choose 6 subscription offers audience members the opportunity to custom design their symphony experience! Subscriptions available by phone 94-MUSIC (946-8742) or in-person at the HSO Box Office. Curate your own journey…mix and match Saturdays and Sundays or simply choose by the repertoire that you would most enjoy!.. read more →

Joe Stepec

Joseph Stepec is the Music Director of the University of Hawaiʻi Symphony Orchestra (UHSO). In that role he has given concerts collaborating with various ensembles throughout Hawaiʻi including the United States Marine Band in a performance of Respighiʻs Pines of Rome; he has also collaborated with orchestras nationally, most recently, a joint performance of Poulencʻs Gloria with the Weber.. read more →

Country Legends

Active Military, Veterans and First Responders, use code LOCALHEROES and any seat is just $20! More than 75 years of country music will be showcased during the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra’s “Country Legends” concert Friday, September 27 at the Blaisdell Concert Hall at 7:30 p.m. Nashville recording artists Rachel Potter (The X Factor) and Patrick Thomas (The.. read more →

Patrick Thomas

The son of two Broadway singers, Patrick Thomas grew up in Colleyville, Texas surrounded by music. At a young age, he was taken to see the blockbuster hit Titanic. After the movie, he returned home and began playing the underscoring from the film on piano. Continuing to display increasingly high levels of musicianship and the.. read more →

Rachel Potter

Rachel Potter, hailing from St. Petersburg, Florida, began her professional career at Walt Disney World, singing as Ariel, Belle and Nemo. Her first break into the world of musical theater came when she appeared on MTV’s Legally Blonde: The Search for Elle Woods, where she placed in the top 15. She had the honor of.. read more →

2019-2020 Halekulani Masterworks Season Opening Gala

Please join us for our Season Opening Gala Individual Tickets Young Professionals $200 • Under the age of 40 • Entrance to the 19/20 Gala with general seating • 50% off your ticket for the Season Opening Saturday, September 21 or Sunday, September 22 • 2 bottles of wine per table Gala ticket $375 •.. read more →

Beethoven Rachs!

Naoto Otomo, conductorWilliam Wolfram, piano Beethoven – Concerto for Piano No. 5 (Emperor)Rachmaninoff – Symphony No. 2 What’s Interesting About This Show The season comes to a close in grand style with Naoto Otomo conducting Rachmaninoff’s romantic and evocative Symphony No. 2 and William Wolfram performing Beethoven’s majestic Emperor Concerto. This season finale will leave.. read more →