Our next performance: October 17, at 7:30 PM
Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra
Kevin Hekmatpanah, Conductor
Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73
Schifrin: Tangos Concertantes for Violin & Orchestra
Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen for Violin & Orchestra, Op. 20
Violinist Cho-Liang Lin is lauded the world over for the eloquence of his playing and for the superb musicianship that marks his performances. In a concert career spanning the globe for more than thirty years, he is equally at home with orchestra, in recital, playing chamber music, and in a teaching studio...Read More
Ticket prices for general admission is $14 and $10 for seniors and non-GU students. This performance is free to GU faculty, students and staff. Tickets are either available by calling (509) 624-1200, by visiting the ticket office at Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, or ordering them through Tickets West.
The Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra is excited to present its 2016–2017 Season!
The orchestra is beginning its twenty-second season with Music Director, Kevin Hekmatpanah. It has a long tradition as one of the finest orchestras in the region and its repertoire contains some of the most demanding pieces in orchestral music. The orchestra performs regularly at the acoustically outstanding and historic Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
Highlights for the current season include international soloists:
Cho-Liang Lin, Violin Soloist
Amit Peled, Cello Soloist
Winners of the Young Artist Concerto/Aria Competition
Alon Goldstein, Piano Soloist
The orchestra has featured soloists of national and international distinction, including soprano Arianna Zukerman; pianists Simone Dinnerstein, Awadagin Pratt, Navah Perlman and Natasha Paremski; violinists Kurt Nikkanen, Tim Fain, Giora Schmidt, Kyung Sun Lee, Elmira Darvarova and Jinjoo Cho; and cellists Amit Peled and Daniel Gaisford. The Gonzaga Symphony also hosts the prestigious Young Artists' Concerto and Aria Competition, giving Gonzaga students the opportunity to solo with the orchestra.