Esther Yoo – Violin Virtuoso

Can we just take a moment to say how excited we are to have violin sensation, Esther Yoo, join us here in Hawaii for her debut with the HSO on Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18. Esther Yoo, the young American-Korean violinist, is the first ever Artist-in-Residence with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra – a.. read more →

Lang Lang is Confirmed to Perform with the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra in February

Lang Lang is getting a new ‘left hand’ for his performance with the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra On Sunday, February 18, 2018, Lang Lang, the Chinese-born pianist, arguably one of the world’s most recognized and popular classical musicians, will perform at the Blaisdell Concert Hall with the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra. But this performance will be different… read more →

musicthatROCKS Presents The Music of Journey and The Music of Led Zeppelin

The Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra Performs The Music of Journey: Greatest Hits and The Music of Led Zeppelin: A Rock Symphony Bridging the gulf between rock n’ roll and classical music, the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra performs The Music of Journey on Friday, March 30th and The Music of Led Zeppelin on Saturday, March 31st. Both performances are at the Blaisdell Concert.. read more →

Just for You – Celebrate Valentine’s Day All Week Long

Ballet Hawaii and Tim Bostock Production Present Mana Wahine by Okareka Dance Company Friday, February 9 at 7:30 pm Sinfonia d’Amore, with Makana and the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra Friday, February 16 at 7:30 pm Now through our exclusive offer, you can celebrate Valentine’s Day all week long with two spectacular performances for one special price.. read more →

Pop-Up Concert

Join the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra and Kamehameha Schools for a very unique performance – our first ever Pop-Up Symphony at the warehouse at SALT in Our Kaka‘ako! Maestro JoAnn Falletta will conduct this complimentary, live performance, the first in the HSO’s Pop-Up Series, on December 30 at 5:00 pm. The lively, urban and open design of SALT.. read more →

Slatkin Conducts John Williams

Internationally renowned American conductor, Leonard Slatkin takes us on a melodious adventure through the musical genius of John Williams’ greatest hits. Be transported beyond your imagination with orchestral favorites such as The Theme from Star Wars, Indiana Jones and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial –  Maestro Slatkin will also be hosting this performance with curations and introductions.. read more →

Bernstein’s 100th Birthday

Critically acclaimed conductor, Keith Lockhart has led the Boston Pops for two decades and is in his seventh season as Principal conductor for the BBC Concert Orchestra. In his HSO debut, he will lead a program that celebrates leonard Bernstein’s 100th anniversary year and his remarkable passion and genius. Leonard Bernstein’s 1954 Serenade translates some.. read more →

Latin Pop Revolution!

Featuring Matt Catingub! The Cat is Back! For more than a decade Matt Catingub was the Principal Pops Conductor with the Honolulu Symphony. He returns to Honolulu to share the stage with the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra on Friday, March 9, 2019 at 7:30 pm, for his toe-tapping production Latin Pop Revolution! Concertgoers will be “Livin’.. read more →

Sinfonia d’Amore

Sinfonia d’Amore: “A Symphony of Love” with songs from Italy, India, the Americas and Hawaii, featuring internationally acclaimed artist Makana Grammy-nominated guitarist, singer and composer Makana (whose name means “a gift given freely”), will join the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra on Valentine’s weekend for a passionate performance of love songs from around the world, intertwined with.. read more →

Eastern Light

Maestro JoAnn Falletta will lead the HSO through this dynamic Eastern Light program featuring Griffes, The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan; Stravinsky, Song of the Nightingale; Borodin, Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor and the World Premiere of Chen Yi’s Southern Scenes Concerto for Flute & Pipa. Griffes Pleasure Dome is filled with dynamic change and.. read more →