The Planets

The Planets Featuring Maestro Sarah Ioannides & Violinist Ray Chen University of Hawai‘i Manoa Concert Choir Dr. Miguel Felipe, Director Sunday, Oct. 30 at 4:00 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall Winner of the Queen Elisabeth (2009) and Yehudi Menuhin Competitions (2008), Ray Chen is among the most compelling young violinists today. “Ray has proven himself.. read more →

Symphony in the Park 2016

Symphony in the Park! Thursday, June 9, 2016 5:00 p.m. *Kailua Beach Park* RAIN or SHINE! Symphony in the Park is back! We’re playing a FREE concert  on Thursday, June 9, conducted by Maestro Victor Yampolsky, who will also be conducting our Season Finale on June 11 and June 12 at the Blaisdell Concert Hall… read more →

Totally 80’s Costume Contest!

Our Pops Season Finale It’s been a great musicthatPOPS season and we want to finish with a bang! Big Bangs! Stuart Chafetz and the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the music of a decade on May 6th. All the 80’s POP hits that you know and love, with the full body of the HSO behind it. Blockbuster.. read more →

From Russia With Love

From Russia With Love Featuring Maestro Victor Yampolsky & Pianist Olga Kern Saturday, June 11 at 7:30 pm | Blaisdell Concert Hall Sunday, June 12 at 4 pm | Blaisdell Concert Hall   Maestro Victor Yampolsky will lead the Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra in a program featuring music by Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff. The begins with Tchikovsky’s Overture.. read more →

Brahms 4

Brahms 4 Featuring Conductor Stuart Chafetz and Pianist Soyeon Kate Lee Sunday, May 8 at 4:00 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall The HSO presents a lovely Mother’s Day program featuring the music of Mozart and Brahms. A Juilliard graduate, Korean-American pianist Soyeon Kate Lee will make her HSO debut performing Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23.. read more →

Totally 80’s

Stuart Chafetz, Conductor Friday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall Local favorite Stuart Chafetz leads the orchestra in his Big 80’s Overture, our principal trumpet shines in Michael Jackson’s Human Nature, John Williams’s soaring theme from E.T., plus dynamic vocalists shine in songs including, Alone, Boys of Summer, In the Air Tonight, not.. read more →

4th Anniversary Celebration!

On March 4th, 2012, the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra played together for the very first time. It was a heady moment. Over the last four years we’ve introduced an incredibly popular musicthatPOPS program, additional educational opportunties, a fantastic state-wide tour with trips to Kauai, Maui, and Hawai’i Island. We could not have done this without the.. read more →

A Tribute to Judy Garland

A Tribute to Judy Garland Featuring Hilary Kole Phil Snedecor, Conductor & Arranger Friday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall Tickets start at $27 Join the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra for a night of unforgettable music made famous by the one and only Judy Garland. Hilary Kole takes us on a musical journey through.. read more →

French Romance

French Romance Featuring Maestro Christopher Seaman & Violinist Tessa Lark Sunday, March 20 at 4:00 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall Tickets from $34     British conductor Christopher Seaman leads the HSO in a program featuring popular romantic era pieces by French composers Saint-Saëns and Franck. The program opens with Britten’s Variations and Fugue on.. read more →

Gardens of Spain

  Gardens of Spain Featuring Maestro Joel Revzen & Pianist Joyce Yang Friday, March 11 at  7:30 p.m. | Maui Arts & Cultural Center Saturday, March 12 at 7:30 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall Sunday, March 13 at 4:00 p.m. | Blaisdell Concert Hall Ticket sales are now closed   Blessed with “poetic and sensitive pianism” (Washington.. read more →