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Tickets for More Than 100 Nashville Symphony Concerts Go on Sale to the Public Friday, July 20

Single tickets for the Nashville Symphony’s 2018/19 season — including 100+ classical, pops, jazz and family concerts, as well as a host of special events — will go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 20.

Featuring four classic works by one of America’s greatest composers, the Bernstein Centennial Opening Night will kick off the season on September 8, 2018. A special, multimedia presentation ofCarmina Burana in collaboration with Nashville Ballet and British filmmaker Duncan Copp will close the season on May 31-June 3, 2019. In between, the Symphony’s concert calendar features diverse programming across a variety of genres, all in the intimate setting and superior acoustics of one of the world’s finest concert halls, Schermerhorn Symphony Center.

Highlights of the 2018/19 concert schedule include:

· Symphony Under the Stars at Ascend Amphitheater (Sept. 9, 2018)

· Ax Plays Brahms (Sept. 13-15, 2018)

· Kristin Chenoweth with the Nashville Symphony (Sept. 27-29, 2018)

· Beethoven’s Violin Concerto featuring James Ehnes (Oct. 4-7, 2018)

· Jon Batiste: Solo (Oct. 19, 2018)

· Russian Masters, featuring Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky & more (Nov. 2-3, 2018)

· The Mavericks with the Nashville Symphony (Nov. 8-10, 2018)

· The Music of the Rolling Stones with the Nashville Symphony (Nov. 11, 2018)

· Martina McBride: The Joy of Christmas with the Nashville Symphony (Nov. 29-Dec. 1, 2018)

· Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis: Big Band Holidays (Dec. 7, 2018)

· Handel’s Messiah (Dec. 13-16, 2018)

· Oak Ridge Boys Christmas (Dec. 23, 2018)

· Cosmos – An HD Odyssey, featuring the “New World Symphony” (Jan. 11-13, 2019)

· Mozart, Mendelssohn & Schumann (Feb. 1-2, 2019)

· The Music of John Williams with the Nashville Symphony (Feb. 7-10, 2019)

· Valentine’s with Chris Botti (Feb. 14-15, 2019)

· Beethoven’s Seventh (Feb. 21-23, 2019)

· Pink Martini with the Nashville Symphony (March 1, 2019)

· Spanish Nights (March 21-23, 2019)

· Dennis DeYoung & the Music of Styx with the Nashville Symphony (March 28-30, 2019)

· Silkroad Ensemble (April 1, 2019)

· Guerrero Conducts Bernstein (April 5-6, 2019)

· An Evening with Branford Marsalis Quartet (April 26, 2019)

· ABBA The Concert with the Nashville Symphony (May 9-11, 2019)

· Thibaudet Plays Turangalîla (May 17-18, 2019)

Also going on sale on July 20 will be tickets for the popular Movies at the Schermerhorn series, featuring the orchestra performing alongside screenings of the following film favorites:

· Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas in Concert with the Nashville Symphony (Oct. 25-26, 2018)

· Home Alone in Concert with the Nashville Symphony (Dec. 5-6, 2018)

· Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert with the Nashville Symphony (March 14-17, 2019)

· Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix™ in Concert (May 23-26, 2019)*

HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. J.K. ROWLING'S WIZARDING WORLD™ J.K. Rowling and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights © JKR. (s18)

New this season, and also available on July 20, is the National Geographic Live speaker series, featuring some of the world’s most renowned explorers sharing real-life tales of adventure:

· On the Trail of Big Cats, with wildlife photographer Steve Winter (Oct. 1, 2018)

· Point of No Return, with mountaineer Hilaree Nelson (Feb. 11, 2019)

· Ocean Soul with underwater photographer Brian Skerry (April 29, 2019)

Added benefits – including ticket discounts, pre-sale access and discounted parking – are available when purchasing tickets for three or more concerts. Learn more at

View the full Nashville Symphony 2018/19 concert calendar here.

How to Buy:

· Via phone at 615.687.6400

· At the Schermerhorn Symphony Center box office, 1 Symphony Place, Nashville, TN 37201

The GRAMMY® Award-winning Nashville Symphony has earned an international reputation for its innovative programming and its commitment to performing, recording and commissioning works by America’s leading composers. The Nashville Symphony has released 29 recordings on Naxos, which have received 24 GRAMMY® nominations and 13 GRAMMY® Awards, making it one of the most active recording orchestras in the country. The orchestra has also released recordings on Decca, Deutsche Grammophon and New West Records, among other labels. With more than 140 performances annually, the orchestra offers a broad range of classical, pops and jazz, and children’s concerts, while its extensive education and community engagement programs reach 60,000 children and adults each year.


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