Classical masterworks, including several hand-picked by our beloved Thomas Wilkins for his final season as our Music Director. These concerts put the orchestra front and center as they play the music that's perfectlys made for the concert hall.
January 15 -
January 16, 2021
Dvořák Symphony No. 8
Omaha is thrilled to welcome back the world-renowned André Watts, performing Ravel’s masterpiece Piano Concerto for the Left Hand.
March 26 -
March 27, 2021
Elgar’s Enigma Variations
Omaha favorite Joshua Roman returns to perform Walton’s lyrical yet brilliant Cello Concerto.
January 10, 2021
Wilkins & Perry Gilmore
Concertmaster Susanna Perry Gilmore takes center stage with two works for violin and orchestra: Robin Olson’s macabre but lovely Transylvanian Lullaby, and Vaughan Williams’ historical treatise Concerto Accademico.
February 7, 2021
Wagner’s Siegfried Idyll, intended as a private birthday gift for his wife, Cosima, became known as a work of uncommon beauty after finally getting published.
March 7, 2021
Beethoven Symphony No. 7
Bulgarian conductor Stilian Kirov returns to Omaha for a program full of old and new favorites and features for the entire orchestra.
May 16, 2021
Sibelius Symphony No. 3
We’re concluding our Symphony Joslyn series with three powerful works by 20th century composers.
February 12 -
February 13, 2021
Bahl Conducts Mendelssohn & Sibelius
Ankush Kumar Bahl, our Music Director Designate, returns to Omaha for a program of unhindered joy and triumph.
April 23 -
April 24, 2021
An Evening of Wagner & Strauss
A collaboration with Opera Omaha, this concert features soprano Karen Slack and baritone Craig Irvin.
June 11 -
June 12, 2021
Wilkins, Branford, & Mahler
Maestro Wilkins closes out his tenure as Music Director with Mahler Symphony No. 1, a world premiere, and saxophone virtuoso Branford Marsalis.