2023/24 Season

Forte
April 12, 2024

Rooted Stories

The Omaha Symphony takes us on a musical journey through the history of Omaha via the lens of the Omaha Public Library in this free community event.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
April 13, 2024

Christopher Cross

Christopher Cross burst onto the music scene with his 1980 self-titled debut album, winning five GRAMMY-Awards, including—for the first time in GRAMMY history—the “Big Four” most prestigious awards: Record of the Year (for the single “Sailing”), Album of the Year, Song of the Year (also “Sailing”), and Best New Artist.
Masterworks
April 19 - April 20, 2024

Wilkins Returns

Thomas Wilkins, Music Director Laureate of the Omaha Symphony and Principal Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, returns to Omaha.
Symphony Joslyn
May 19, 2024

Maestro Conducts Respighi

Behold the sounds of the organ, an extraordinary and timeless instrument featured in Respighi’s Suite for Organ and Strings, followed by Copland’s poignant Quiet City, featuring the Symphony’s own Federico Montes and Heather Baxter on trumpet and English horn.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
May 24, 2024

Space Oddity: The Music of David Bowie

Relive Bowie's miraculous transformation from space-aged rock idol to polished mainstream media star, and the timeless classics that forever changed the face of pop culture, with David Brighton's salute to the most electrifying performer of our time.
Masterworks
May 31 - June 1, 2024

Tchaikovsky 6

Principal Percussionist of the San Francisco Symphony, Jacob Nissly joins Maestro Ankush Kumar Bahl and the Omaha Symphony in a performance of the Losing Earth Percussion Concerto by Adam Schoenberg.
Forte
September 16, 2023

Sounds of the City

Join the Omaha Symphony as we partner with One Community Cultural Festival for a fun-filled day of music, vendors, and arts and crafts perfect for the entire family! Free and open to the public.
Masterworks
September 22 - September 23, 2023

Ax Plays Mozart

World renowned GRAMMY®-winning pianist Emanuel Ax joins the Omaha Symphony in a performance of one of Mozart’s grandest piano works, Piano Concerto No. 25.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
September 30, 2023

Stewart Copeland: Police Deranged for Orchestra

This one-night-only concert features Copeland himself on drums and dives into The Police’s biggest hits including "Roxanne," "Don’t Stand So Close to Me," and "Message in a Bottle."
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
October 7 - October 8, 2023

Sounds of New Orleans with Byron Stripling

Trumpet virtuoso, singer, and actor Byron Stripling joins the Omaha Symphony for a spirited evening in celebration of New Orleans jazz, Louis Armstrong, and more!”
Symphony Joslyn
October 15, 2023

Haydn, Wolf and Mozart

Two Classical era masterpieces supplement the world premiere of Adam Wolf’s French Horn Concerto performed by Principal French Horn of the Omaha Symphony Brett Hodge.
Family
October 22, 2023

Día de los Muertos

Pull back the veil between the living and the departed as we celebrate Día de los Muertos. This exciting and festive program features music from Coco, March of the Little Goblins by Glaser, Mosaico Mexicano by Arturo Rodríguez, and more!
Masterworks
November 3 - November 4, 2023

The Magic Flute

In an evening of magic and wonder, Maestro Ankush Kumar Bahl is joined by the Principal Flutist of the Seattle Symphony, Demarre McGill, for the memorable and sparkling Concerto for Flute and Orchestra by Kevin Puts.
Orchestral
November 12, 2023

Brahms’ German Requiem

Join us as hundreds of incredible high school choristers come together with the orchestra in performing a choral masterpiece conducted by Maestro Ernest Richardson. Brahms’ German Requiem is a powerful and emotional work sure to leave a lasting impression.
Symphony Joslyn
November 19, 2023

Mozart’s Gran Partita

In this ode to chamber music, smaller ensembles of winds, strings, and brass are highlighted through Baroque, Classical, and 20th century masterpieces.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
November 25 - November 26, 2023

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert

See when Harry discovers a mysterious potions book in a presentation of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert!
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
December 14 - December 17, 2023

Physicians Mutual Omaha Symphony Christmas Celebration

Join us for Omaha’s favorite holiday tradition complete with singers, dancers, community partners, and your Omaha Symphony!
Symphony Joslyn
January 7, 2024

Beethoven 4

Concertmaster Susanna Perry Gilmore steps into the spotlight with Lukas Foss’s ode to American folk music, bookended by Sarah Kirkland Snider’s evocative If you bring forth what is within you and Beethoven’s introspective Symphony No. 4.
Masterworks
January 12 - January 13, 2024

Beethoven’s Emperor

A grandiose and iconic evening led by internationally recognized conductor Tito Muñoz features virtuoso pianist Michelle Cann performing Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor.”
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
January 20 - January 21, 2024

Revolution: The Music of The Beatles - A Symphonic Experience

The Omaha Symphony celebrates the Beatles in Revolution, a stunning and nostalgic multimedia exploration of the band that changed pop music forever.
Forte
January 25, 2024

If It Ain't Baroque

Omaha Symphony and Culxr House are fusing classical, contemporary dance, and hip hop music live on stage!
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
January 27 - January 28, 2024

Disney in Concert: The Sound of Magic

Join the Omaha Symphony for Disney: The Sound of Magic, a symphonic celebration of Disney music, animation, and memories — 100 years in the making!
Symphony Joslyn
February 4, 2024

Rouse’s Flute Concerto

An afternoon of 20th century music featuring Omaha Symphony’s Principal Flutist Maria Harding performing Christopher Rouse’s Flute Concerto conducted by internationally recognized guest conductor, Sameer Patel. 
Family
February 11, 2024

Fiona the Flamingo

Help Fiona learn to be proud of – and accept – all of her feelings and colors in this concert-telling of the book by Rachael Urrutia Chu, with music by Beethoven.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
February 17, 2024

Brass Transit: The Music of Chicago

North America’s number one Chicago tribute band, Brass Transit has toured for over a decade, dazzling audiences with flawless performances of Chicago hits like “Saturday In The Park,” “25 or 6 to 4,” and “You’re The Inspiration.” Now, they’re joining your Omaha Symphony for one night only!
Masterworks
February 23 - February 24, 2024

Scheherazade

An evening of programmatic drama awaits as GRAMMY® Award-winning mezzo-soprano Kelley O’Connor joins the Omaha Symphony in Peter Lieberson’s Neruda Songs. Leanna Primiani’s 1001 and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade tell musical tales of Scheherazade as she fights to stay alive.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
March 2 - March 3, 2024

Latin Fire

Led by Nashville Symphony’s Principal Pops Conductor and former Assistant Conductor of the Omaha Symphony, Enrico Lopez-Yañez, experience the energetic and vibrant celebration of Latin American music presented by Latin Fire.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
March 8 - March 9, 2024

Rajaton: The Music of ABBA

Renowned Finnish acappella sensation Rajaton joins the Omaha Symphony for a concert of ABBA hits: “Mamma Mia,” “Voulez-Vous" and more will surely have “Dancing Queens” in the aisles singing "Gimme Gimme Gimme" and "Thank You for the Music!"
Symphony Joslyn
March 17, 2024

Appalachian Spring

Renowned conductor Paul Haas leads the Omaha Symphony in a program with Copland’s Appalachian Spring for 13 instruments and the Vaughan Williams Tuba Concerto featuring Principal Tuba Craig Fuller.
Masterworks
March 22 - March 23, 2024

Copland’s Rodeo

Music Director Ankush Kumar Bahl and the Omaha Symphony present an evening of American powerhouse composers.
Family
March 24, 2024

Carnival of the Animals

Come meet real-life zoo animals up close and hear a concert from the Omaha Symphony! We teamed up with the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium to present an hour-long concert specifically designed to capture the imagination of children.
LIVE with the Omaha Symphony
April 6 - April 7, 2024

Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert

The Omaha Symphony presents Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert  featuring a screening of the complete film with Oscar®-winning composer John Williams’ musical score performed live to the 2015 film.