26 Jul 2018

Who says an orchestra can’t rock! This season the HSO pays tribute to the greatest bands, classic albums, and favorite pop music of the ’60s, ’70s and the ’80s. Drinks and dry snacks are allowed inside the Blaisdell lobby and concert hall during our ROCKS performances.

  • Receive 20% off tickets when you purchase a Halekulani Masterworks subscription.
  • Purchase 3 musicthatPOPS* or musicthatROCKS concerts, and receive 10% discount.
  • Purchase 4 or more musicthatPOPS* or musicthatROCKS concerts, and receive 15% discount.

The musicthatROCKS hospitality sponsored by Sheraton Waikiki.




UPCOMING Concerts and Performances

The Music of Queen

OCTOBER 18 & 19, 2019

You’ve seen the movie Bohemian Rhapsody. Now get ready for the return of The Music of Queen live in concert! Experience the power of Queen’s music with HSO’s full orchestra behind awesome vocals and a full rock band.

Brody Dolyniuk is back with his stunning vocals sure to impress any Freddie Mercury fan, and Brent Haven’s phenomenal arrangements and command of the orchestra will bring nostalgia back to any lover of Queen. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind tribute to one of the most iconic bands in history. You’ll recognize every song: Bohemian Rhapsody, We are the Champions, Under Pressure, Another One Bites the Dust, Somebody to Love and more!

Ticket prices are $34, $49, $72, and $92


PAST Concerts and Performances

The Music of Pink Floyd

NOVEMBER 9, 2018

Windborne Music and Brody Dolyniuk are back! Last season we brought you The Music of Journeyand The Music of Led Zeppelin – this season, we’re bringing you Windborne’s Rock Symphony The Music of Pink Floyd, featuring singer Brody Dolyniuk. Watch the complete rock band and your HSO perform music from Dark Side of the Moon and The Wall as well as selections from A Momentary Lapse of Reason and Wish You Were Here – there’s even a sing along with the audience. Of course, you can’t have The Music of Pink Floyd without an amazing light show, lasers and fog!


Classical Mystery Tour

JANUARY 12, 2019
JANUARY 13, 2019

Classical Mystery Tour is more than just a rock concert. Imagine The Beatles playing in concert with a symphony orchestra! Hear Penny Lane with a live trumpet section; experience the beauty of Yesterday with an acoustic guitar and string quartet; enjoy the rock/classical blend on the hard edged I Am the Walrus. From early Beatles music on through the solo years, Classical Mystery Tour is the best of The Beatles like you’ve never heard them.


Brass Transit

APRIL 12, 2019

Brass Transit pays tribute to the decades-long multi-platinum songbook of CHICAGO. The eight-piece band joins the HSO on-stage to play popular hits such as: Saturday In The Park, 25 or 6 to 4, If You Leave Me Now, Feelin’ Stronger Every Day and BeginningsBrass Transit goes far beyond just imitating the songs; they embody the music and horn style of CHICAGO. The unforgettable full-symphony orchestra show is simply spellbinding! Brass Transit will bring you back to the most memorable times of your life. Get ready to sing along!

*Discount does not apply to film programs such as Harry Potter.

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