UNWOUND: Rhapsody in Blue

UNWOUND: Rhapsody in Blue
Abravanel Hall
123 W S Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA Get Directions


Forget the ties and traditional etiquette rules, but still experience the same great music. UNWOUND features shorter, intermission-free programs with activities, food, and drink in the lobby and on the plaza prior to the concert; and enhanced visual experience during the performances; and mingling and a Q&A with artists after the concert.

Re-introduce yourself to one of America’s greatest and most unique musical voices and remember why you love just about everything he ever said with it.

Marvel at pianist Kevin Cole as he tackles not Gershwin’s incomparable Rhapsody in Blue.

Additional concert details to be announced at a later date.



Season Sponsor George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation


GERSHWIN: Second Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra
GERSHWIN: Promenade (“Walking the Dog”)
GERSHWIN: “I Got Rhythm” Variations for Piano and Orchestra
GERSHWIN: Cuban Overture
GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue

Additional selections to be announced at a later date.



Thierry Fischer, conductor
Kevin Cole, piano

Additional Info


GENERAL AGE GUIDELINE: Individuals ages five and older are welcome at this performance. Parents should ensure their children are able to sit quietly through the performance without disturbing others around them. No babes in arms will be admitted.

LATE SEATING POLICY: Late seating will be at an appropriate break in the concert, to be determined at a later date, or at intermission. More information on our late and re-entry policies is found here.


  Bring your friends and join us for food trucks, activities, and adult beverages prior to the concert.

Food trucks from The Food Truck League starting at 6pm located on the plaza outside the Abravanel Hall ticket office.

Artists and programs are subject to change.

Single-concert tickets for this performance are on sale June 14 at 10 AM.