Rachmaninoff’s Ravishing Second Symphony

Naoto Otomo, conductorWilliam Wolfram, piano Beethoven – Concerto for Piano No. 5 (Emperor)Rachmaninoff – Symphony No. 2 What’s Interesting About This Show The season comes to a close in grand style with Naoto Otomo conducting Rachmaninoff’s romantic and evocative Symphony No. 2 and William Wolfram performing Beethoven’s majestic Emperor Concerto. This season finale will leave.. read more →

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

Jun Märkl, conductorAlexi Kenney, violin Tchaikovsky – Capriccio ItalienVivaldi – The Four SeasonsMendelssohn – Symphony No. 4 (Italian) What’s Interesting About This Show Violin sensation Alexi Kenney debuts with Vivaldi’s famous tribute to nature that has weathered the test of time. Jun Markl returns to lead works by Tchaikovsky and Mendelssohn inspired by the spirit.. read more →

Beethoven’s “Eroica”

Rune Bergmann, conductorBehzod Abduraimov, piano Bizet – Overture from Carmen (Les Toreadors)Ravel – Piano ConcertoBeethoven – Symphony No. 3 (Eroica) What’s Interesting About This Show Rune Bergmann and Behzod Abduraimov make their Hawaiian debuts in a program that features Ravel’s jazz-inspired concerto and Beethoven’s heroic symphony. With Bizet’s rousing March of the Toreadors to open,.. read more →

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

Rei Hotoda, conductorChee-Yun, violin Beethoven – Namensfeier OvertureTchaikovsky – Violin ConcertoElgar – Enigma Variations What’s Interesting About This Show The effervescent violin virtuoso Chee-Yun performs Tchaikovsky’s treasured concerto. Rei Hotoda returns to conduct Elgar’s mysterious and beautiful Enigma Variations. Click on the date to purchase tickets: $36, $52, $77, $95 March 28 March 29 Ticket.. read more →

Kahane Plays Beethoven

Jeffrey Kahane, conductor & piano Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4Mendelssohn – The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave)Schumann – Symphony No. 1 What’s Interesting About This Show The extraordinary artist Jeffrey Kahane performs dual roles as pianist and conductor in this program of classical masterworks by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Schumann. Click on the date to purchase tickets:.. read more →

JoAnn Returns

JoAnn Falletta, conductorBella Hristova, violin Enescu – Romanian Rhapsody No. 1D. Ludwig – Violin ConcertoDvořák – Symphony No. 8 What’s Interesting About This Show HSO Artistic Advisor, JoAnn Falletta returns to conduct a program featuring Dvořák’s brilliant and captivating symphony. The highly acclaimed violinist Bella Hristova performs a concerto written by husband, David Ludwig, as.. read more →

Ode to Joy

JoAnn Falletta, conductorEsther S. Yoo, O’ahu Choral Society Tchaikovsky –  Francesca da RiminiBeethoven – Symphony No. 9 (Choral) What’s Interesting About This Show Artistic Advisor, JoAnn Falletta returns to conduct this annual event that has become a holiday tradition. The triumphal 9th symphony remains a timeless and relevant tribute to brotherhood and will kick off.. read more →

Mostly Mozart

Carl St. Clair, conductorNorman Krieger, piano Mozart – Overture to The Abduction from the SeraglioMozart – Piano Concerto No. 24Shostakovich – Symphony No. 10 What’s Interesting About This Show The pure genius of Mozart will be on full display with venerated pianist Norman Krieger performing one of Mozart’s most admired concertos. Carl St. Clair balances.. read more →

Two Seasons

Keitaro Harada, conductorJ. Scott Janusch, oboe Prokofiev – Symphony No.1 (Classical Symphony)Schubert – Symphony No. 5Magnussen – Nā Kau ʻElua | The Two Seasons What’s Interesting About This Show As part of the Hawaiian Oboe Legacy Project, principal oboist Scott Janusch performs a monumental work that celebrates ancient Hawaiian culture on a unique instrument made.. read more →

Northern Lights

Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductorSoyeon Kate Lee, piano Sibelius – Finlandia Grieg – Concerto for Piano Sibelius – Symphony No. 2 What’s Interesting About This Show Carlos Miguel Prieto, Musical America’s 2019 Conductor of the Year and the brilliant pianist Soyeon Kate Lee return to perform an explosive program featuring the sounds and colors of the.. read more →