OMAHA, Neb., March 23, 2016- Get swept away in the timeless music of Gershwin, Porter and Kern when the Omaha Symphony performs The Way You Look Tonight, Saturday, April 2, 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, April 3, 2 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., March 16, 2016- The Omaha Symphony announced its 2016/2017 season today, which includes well-known symphonic works, big movies, and the introduction of the symphony’s “Only in Omaha” brand for programs created exclusively by the Omaha Symphony.
OMAHA, Neb., March 9, 2016- The expressive melody and magnificent drama of two of the Romantic era’s best loved composers’ unfinished final works will take center stage in the Omaha Symphony’s Schubert and Bruckner Unfinished Symphonies, Friday, March 18, and Saturday, March 19, 7:30 p.m., Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., March 3, 2016- The Omaha Symphony is partnering with the Midwest Theater and community of Scottsbluff to bring a string residency program to the western Nebraska town for two special concerts March 9 & 10.
OMAHA, Neb., February 29, 2016- More than 5,000 fourth- through sixth-grade students from 88 Nebraska and Iowa schools will perform live music with the Omaha Symphony in four interactive performances of The Orchestra Moves, part of the symphony’s annual Link Up program, presented in partnership with Carnegie Hall.
OMAHA, Neb., February 11, 2016- Dive to the depths of the ocean, soar the wide-open skies, and run across the plains in the Omaha Symphony’s latest Family series concert, Call of the Wild, Sunday, February 21, 2 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., February 9, 2016- Vive la France! The Omaha Symphony will present a program of French Masterpieces, including Ravel’s vibrant Piano Concerto, Friday, February 19, and Saturday, Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., February 1, 2016- Their collaboration has brought to life such iconic rogues as Indiana Jones, the menacing shark in Jaws, and a lovable extraterrestrial who just wants to “phone home,” and the Omaha Symphony will laud that partnership in A Celebration of Spielberg & Williams, Saturday, February 13, 7:30 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., January 21, 2016- Broadway’s biggest hits are coming to the Holland Performing Arts Center stage for the Omaha Symphony’s program Now Playing on Broadway, Saturday, January 30, 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, January 31, 2 p.m.
OMAHA, Neb., January 12, 2016- Dazzling showpieces of Russian music, including works by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, and Shostakovich, will be featured in an exhilarating two-night Russian Music Festival celebrating the rich symphonic tradition of the Land of the Tsars, Friday, January 22, and Saturday, January 23, 7:30 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., January 5, 2016- It’s a new year, with Places to Go and Things to See! in a musical adventure for the whole family, conducted by Omaha Symphony Music Director Thomas Wilkins, on Sunday, January 17, 2 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., December 22, 2015- Sweeping, tuneful works by American composers come together in the Omaha Symphony’s contribution to the Westward O celebration, I Hear America Singing, on Sunday, January 10, 2 p.m. at Joslyn Art Museum.
Singers from the symphony’s Christmas Celebration will be performing Christmas carols at the ConAgra ice rink for children from the Kids Café, a local after-school program. The symphony’s “snowman” character will also be at the event to skate with the children and provide photo opportunities.
OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 1, 2015- There’s no better place to find Christmas than at the Physicians Mutual Omaha Symphony Christmas Celebration, now with 10 performances to choose from December 12-20 at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., November 29, 2015- The Omaha Symphony announced today the appointment of Ernest Richardson to the newly created position of Principal Pops Conductor. He will also retain his current title, Resident Conductor.
OMAHA, Neb., November 17, 2015- The Omaha Symphony will boldly go where few orchestras have gone before when it presents Star Trek on Saturday, November 28, 7:30 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., November 12, 2015- Melody, color, and rhythm come together into a thrilling musical marvel, as the Omaha Symphony performs Mozart’s “Prague” Symphony, Sunday, November 22, 2 p.m., at Joslyn Art Museum.
OMAHA, Neb., November 10, 2015- The Omaha Symphony announced today that the legendary Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons will headline the symphony’s 95th Anniversary Gala concert on Saturday, May 14, 2016, 8 p.m., at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
OMAHA, Neb., November 9, 2015- From the thrilling chorus of “For unto us a child is born” to the majestic and triumphant “Hallelujah” chorus, the Omaha Symphony will present Handel’s Messiah with a nearly 500-voice high school chorus Sunday, November 15, 2 p.m. at the Holland Performing Arts Center.