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 →

Symphonie Fantastique!

Michael Stern, conductorSandy Cameron, violin Copland – Fanfare for the Common ManElfman – Concerto for Violin & Orchestra (Eleven Eleven)Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique What’s Interesting About This Show Danny Elfman will be in Hawaii attending both concerts. “I’m not out to prove anything to anybody. I’m just out to challenge myself.” Such was Danny Elfman’s.. read more →

Naoto Otomo

Graduated from Toho Gakuen School of Music. Studied under Seiji Ozawa, Kazuyoshi Akiyama, Tadaaki Otaka and Morihiro Okabe. While still being a student of the Toho Gakuen, he entered NHK Symphony Orchestra and had his debut with the orchestra at 22. Now Otomo is a Honorary Guest Conductor of Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, conductor laureate of.. read more →

William Wolfram

American pianist William Wolfram was a silver medalist at both the William Kapell and the Naumburg International Piano Competitions and a bronze medalist at the prestigious Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow. Wolfram has appeared with many of the greatest orchestras of the world and has developed a special reputation as the rare concerto soloist who.. read more →