NOVEMBER 26 & 27 7:30PM / ABRAVANEL HALL
Eric Schmidt, conductor
Abigail Rethwisch, Soprano
Sarah Coit, Mezzo-soprano
Christian Sanders, Tenor
Markel Reed, Baritone
Westminster Chamber Singers
Westminster Community Choir
Members of the Utah Symphony Chorus
Kick off your holiday season with the Messiah Sing-In. This cherished tradition invites all to share in the singing of Handel's masterpiece with the Utah Symphony and Messiah Chorus. Bring your family, and your score, and join in on the majesty of Handel's Messiah.
DECEMBER 2 & 3 7:30PM / ABRAVANEL HALL
HANS GRAF, conductor
JEFFREY KAHANE, piano
Now here are two composers who knew how to go big. Enjoy the Utah Symphony's performance of Beethoven's soulful and radiant Piano Concerto No. 2 along with Rachmaninoff's inventive and commanding Symphony No. 3.
DEC. 9 & 10 11:00AM & 7:30PM / ABRAVANEL HALL
BOB BERNHARDT, conductor
Add some altitude to your holiday celebration with this fun-filled performance for the entire family. The cast of Cirque Musica puts on an unforgettable show of skill, grace, and incredible feats of strength, all to the tune of holiday favorites performed live by the Utah Symphony.
DECEMBER 17 11AM & 12:30PM / ABRAVANEL HALL
REI HOTODA, conductor
Nothing sets the holiday scene like hearing your wintry favorites performed live by the Utah Symphony. Kids from one to ninety-two will enjoy the musical gifts on stage, with a joyful sing-along closing out the concert.
DECEMBER 21 7:30PM / ABRAVANEL HALL
LLOYD BUTLER, conductor
SUSAN MCFADDEN, guest artist
MÁIRÉAD CARLIN, guest artist
ÉAHBHA MCMAHON, guest artist
TARA MCNEILL, guest artist
Features music from the all-female music ensemble's second Christmas album, Home For Christmas, including holiday favorites “I'll Be Home for Christmas” and “Silent Night.”
DECEMBER 23 (7PM) & 24 (1PM) JANUARY 3 (6:30PM) ABRAVANEL HALL
The Harry Potter™ film series is one of those once-in a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. This concert will feature the Utah Symphony performing every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone™. Relive the magic of the film in high-definition on a giant screen while hearing the orchestra perform John Williams' unforgettable score.