It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s a Guy with a Baton!

by Donald Munro   Meet Stuart Chafetz. By day he’s a mild-mannered, unobtrusive musician who’d blend into any crowd. But by night Maestro Chafetz becomes — wait for it now — Superconductor! Just to clarify, that’s using the second definition of the term. (We aren’t talking about a metal that allows electricity to pass through it.. read more →

Disney In Concert – Magical Music from the Movies

  The Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra will perform live to Disney Animated Feature film segments Saturday, March 30 at 7:30 pm Sunday, March 31 at 4:00 pm Blaisdell Concert Hall Come be enchanted by Disney in Concert – Magical Music from the Movies with your Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra! Enjoy projected video clips from iconic Disney films,.. read more →

Holiday Pops

    Join the HSO for its annual Holiday Pops Concert Wednesday, December 12, at 7:30 p.m. This festive, annual event is at the Hawaii Theatre this year. Maestro Rob Fisher leads the HSO in a seasonal celebration featuring selections from Home Alone and The Nutcracker, Hanukkah favorites and a tribute to Jim Nabors. Special.. read more →

Filmed in Hawaii

This exciting program takes concertgoers on a whirlwind adventure of music from the silver screen. Maestro Richard Kaufman conducts a melodic journey of music from movies filmed here on our beautiful islands. Program includes music from Jurassic Park, Pirates of the Caribbean, Hook, Lost, Hawaii Five-0 and more! Aloha attire encouraged. Friday, January 25 at.. read more →

Tribute to Broadway

A Tribute to Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber In April the HSO salutes the two most successful Broadway composers of the past 50 years; Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber. Broadway stars Debbie Gravitte, Anne Runolfsson and Hugh Panaro join the HSO to sing favorite songs from megahit shows like Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music,.. read more →

Superhero Soundtrack

Dust off your cape and come dressed as your favorite superhero (or villain!) for a concert that will take you up, up and away! You’ll want to shout, “Holy Chafetz, Batman!” when you hear some of the most memorable superhero themes of all time from blockbusters like The Avengers, X-Men, Wonder Woman, Batman and more!.. read more →

Press Release: Cirque at the Cinema 3/18/17

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  with the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra experience the spellbinding wonder of cirque de la symphonie Cirque de la Symphonie offers unique and elegant fusion of cirque and orchestra HONOLULU – Experience the wonder of cirque and the beauty of live orchestra when the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra (HSO) presents Cirque at the Cinema, a.. read more →

The Legend of Zelda(TM)-Symphony of the Goddesses

The Legend of Zelda – Symphony of the Goddesses Friday, January 13, 2017 8:00 p.m. at the Blaisdell Concert Hall Tickets from $35.00 – available exclusively through the Blaisdell     The triforce has been completed with the highly-anticipated, global concert tour of “The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses – Master Quest.” The.. read more →

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone(TM) in Concert

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone(TM) in Concert Friday, January 6 @ 7:30 pm Saturday, January 7 @ 2:00 pm This concert will feature the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra performing every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™. The Harry Potter™ film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions.. read more →

Video Games Live

Video Games Live Featuring host Tommy Tallarico Friday, April 7 & Saturday April 8 at 7:30 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall Tickets from $27 Video Games LiveTM is an immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time. Created, produced and hosted by well known game industry veteran and superstar Tommy.. read more →