Talking Story with French Pianist Philippe Bianconi

Love and romance is in the air on Mother’s Day as the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra presents German Treasures, a romantic program showcasing the works of Mozart, Schumann, Brahms and Wagner. Maestro Naoto Otomo returns to conduct the orchestra once again and this time he’s joined by French piano sensation Philippe Bianconi, who will perform Schumann’s.. read more →

Symphony in the Park 2018

Symphony in the Park! Friday, June 8 5:00 p.m. in the Kailua District Park Pavilion Conductor: Carlos Miguel Prieto This free event is brought to you in part by the generosity of Alexander & Baldwin Join us for this annual tradition! Symphony in the Park boasts great views, wonderful music, and a chance to get.. read more →

Join us for Pau Hana at the Bank of Hawaii Plaza for our Second Pop-Up Concert

Join the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra and the Bank of Hawaii for pau hana, downtown at the Bank of Hawaii Plaza, on the corner of Bishop and King on Wednesday, March 28. Maestro Joseph Stepec will conduct this complimentary, live performance, the second in the HSO’s Pop-Up Series, beginning at 5:00 pm. The lively, urban and open air plaza.. read more →

We’re Having Another Surprise Pop-Up Concert

The Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra will celebrate Spring beyond the Blaisdell Concert Hall with a pop-up concert on Wednesday, March 28 at 5:00 pm. The secret location will be announced at 9:00 am, Monday, March 26. The first 10 people to correctly guess the location (on our Facebook Event), before we make the announcement, will win.. read more →

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 →