Happy 7th Birthday HSO

TODAY IS OUR 7th BIRTHDAY! And to celebrate, we’re offering our patrons $7 tickets to any concert* in the 2018/2019 season. To say MAHALO for all your support over the past 7 years, we’re giving back to everyone who has supported us. Purchase a ticket before midnight on Sunday, March 10, to an upcoming show and.. read more →

12 Days of Giving

It’s just a few days until Christmas and the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra has been busy with its 12 Days of Giving. Starting December 1, the staff at the HSO reached out to local non-profits across the island, looking for ways to support and help their mission. “We began by sponsoring a food drive for the.. read more →

One Can! Two Can! Who Can? You Can

It’s that time of year when so many of us want to support our neighbors in need, but we may not know exactly where, when or how to do so. The Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra is supporting the Hawaii Foodbank and its efforts for the Holiday Food Drive to give gifts of food – and hope – to.. read more →

Give the Gift of Music

Aloha Fellow Music Lover This past year has been a transformative one for your beloved Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra, and we are all most grateful to you for helping to make it possible. We have secured a financial plan that has put us on two feet, but your continued support is needed to keep us moving.. read more →

2018-2019 Halekulani Masterworks Season Opening Gala

Please join us for our Season Opening Gala A benefit for the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra with Maestro Marcelo Lehninger and Organist Cameron Carpenter. Halekulani Ballroom  |  Sunday, September 23, 2018  |  6:30 p.m. The Opening Night Gala Benefit at Halekulani Ballroom immediately follows the Sunday 4:00 p.m. Organ Symphony Masterworks concert. Complimentary valet parking is.. read more →

Saturday at the Symphony

Saturdays are different at the symphony! Each Halekulani Masterworks Saturday performance includes a pre-concert luxe event. These gatherings range from all-inclusive off-site packages that include your ticket, drink and pupus, to an on-site lounge atmosphere offering upscale food and drink and outdoor cocktail gathering spaces. A DJ spinning tunes bridges the gap between a night.. read more →

Surprise Surprise!

While I’m getting to the age when surprises are less and less welcome, there have been a couple recently for which I am immensely grateful. The first occurred last week just as we were mailing out notices about our end-of-year fundraising Campaign, when I learned that the HSO’s Board of Directors had banded together to.. read more →

Symphony in Pearl City

Symphony in Pearl City Thursday, June 8, 2017 7:30 p.m. in the Pearl City Cultural Center Maestro Naoto Otomo Mozart, Strauss, Suppe, Ravel, Bizet and more! Join us for a very special community concert in Pearl City. Your Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra will perform in the Pearl City Cultural Center for the very first time on.. read more →

Symphony in the Park 2017

Symphony in the Park! Friday, May 12, 2017 5:00 p.m. in the Kailua District Park Pavilion Maestro Ken Lam Brahms, Sibelius, Elmer Bernstein & Randy Fong, Mozart, and more! Join us for this annual tradition! Symphony in the Park boasts great views, wonderful music, and a chance to get out with the ohana.  It’s also.. read more →

Program Notes: Ocean Dreams

Program Notes: Halekulani Masterworks Ocean Dreams Saturday, April 1 @ 7:30 pm Sunday, April 2 @ 4pm Program Notes by Laurie Shulman ©2017  Buy Tickets The Little Mermaid [Die Seejungfrau], Symphonic Fantasy after Hans Christian Andersen Alexander von Zemlinsky Born 14 October, 1871 in Vienna, Austria Died 15 March, 1942 in Larchmont, New York   Approximate.. read more →