JoAnn Rachs!

This program features the welcomed return of JoAnn Falletta, conducting tour-de-force symphonic works by Rachmaninoff and Hindemith. Rising star Bella Hristova joins Falletta, making her HSO debut performing Barber’s Violin Concerto, one of the most widely played and recorded concertos of our time. JoAnn Falletta, conductor Bella Hristova, violin Hindemith – Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes.. read more →

Organ Symphony

Experience the grandeur of the organ performed by the extravagantly talented Cameron Carpenter. Critically hailed as “one of the rare musicians who changes the game of his instrument,” Carpenter is an artist of unquestioned virtuosity. Marcelo Lehninger returns to lead this opening program that will surround audiences with sonic power and beauty through these French.. read more →

Saturday at the Symphony

Saturdays are different at the symphony! Before the Halekulani Masterworks Saturday concerts we present unique pre-concert events that offer great gathering places before the performances, where fellow symphony patrons can enjoy camaraderie, upscale food and drink. Live musicians or a DJ spinning tunes bridges the gap between a night on the town and a night.. read more →

musicthatPOPS

Let the HSO take you on a fantastic musical journey! From the movies to superheros, our musicthatPOPS Series has something for everyone! Drinks and dry snacks are allowed inside the Blaisdell lobby and concert hall during our POPS performances. Receive 20% off tickets when you purchase a Halekulani Masterworks subscription. Purchase 3 musicthatPOPS* or musicthatROCKS.. read more →

musicthatROCKS

Who says an orchestra can’t rock! This season the HSO pays tribute to the greatest bands, classic albums, and favorite pop music of the ’60s, ’70s and the ’80s. Drinks and dry snacks are allowed inside the Blaisdell lobby and concert hall during our ROCKS performances. Receive 20% off tickets when you purchase a Halekulani.. read more →

Pop-Up and Community Concerts

You never know where the HSO might pop-up next! In 2017-2018 we held three Pop-Up Concerts. The first was at Salt at Our Kakaako, the second was pau hana at the downtown branch of Bank of Hawaii, and the third was in the Queen’s Court at the International Market Plate. At the end of the.. read more →

Which subscription is right for me?

Which Subscription is right for me? First of all, Mahalo! Let us begin by saying, mahalo! You may be new to the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra, new to Hawai‘i, or a long-time HSO patron looking for more information to guide your decision-making process, regardless, we hope to make your entire experience as rich and enjoyable as possible… read more →

Summertime Pop-Up Concert

The Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra is celebrating summer in Hawaii with a pop-up concert on June 7 at 5:00 pm. The secret location will be announced on Monday, June 4. The first 10 people to guess the correct location (here on our Facebook page) before we announce, will win a pair of tickets to a Masterwork.. read more →

Saturday at the Symphony

Food  |  Drink  |  Symphony An Evening of Entertainment for only $75* Join the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra and Doraku on Kapiolani, across from the Blaisdell Center! Purchase this amazing, all-inclusive package to our Saturday Tchaikovsky Spectacular Masterworks performance and you receive: One (1) Section B seat (best available to be picked up day of event).. read more →

Help Enrich the Artistic and Cultural Fabric of Hawaii

We began this season of concerts with the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra in a mood best described as “cautious optimism.”  Excited about what promised to be a stellar season, studded with world-class soloists and conductors, and with an orchestra continuing to raise the bar on its own standards of excellence, we nonetheless felt the nervous excitement.. read more →