Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

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Verizon Hall

Thursday, December 18
7pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Alan Harler, artistic director
Friday, December 19
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
Friday, December 19
7pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Alan Harler, artistic director
Saturday, December 20
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
Saturday, December 20
7pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Alan Harler, artistic director
Sunday, December 21
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Messiah
The Philadelphia Singers Chorale
Sunday, December 21
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra
with Wynton Marsalis
Sunday, December 28
2:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Salute to Vienna
New Year's Concert

Strauss Symphony of America
featuring The Philly POPS
Monday, December 29
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Aretha Franklin
Wednesday, December 31
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
New Year's Eve
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Susan Graham, Mezzo-soprano
Saturday, January 3, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Cirque de la Symphonie
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
Cirque de la Symphonie
Sunday, January 4, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Cirque de la Symphonie
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
Cirque de la Symphonie
Thursday, January 8, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Eschenbach Visits
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Jennifer Montone, horn
Friday, January 9, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Eschenbach Visits
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Jennifer Montone, horn
Saturday, January 10, 2015
1pm | Verizon Hall
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Organ Demonstration
Featuring Rudy Lucente, organist
Saturday, January 10, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Eschenbach Visits
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Jennifer Montone, horn
Thursday, January 15, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 1
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Friday, January 16, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 1
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Saturday, January 17, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 1
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Sunday, January 18, 2015
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Cameron Carpenter
Thursday, January 22, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 2
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Friday, January 23, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 2
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Saturday, January 24, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Jerry Blavat
Early Days of Rock & Roll

Featuring Mel Carter, Jimmy Clanton, Gene Chandler, Lloyd Price, and more!
Sunday, January 25, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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Curtis Symphony Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, conductor
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 3
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano
Friday, January 30, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 3
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano
Saturday, January 31, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Petersburg Festival 3
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano
Monday, February 2, 2015
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Thursday, February 5, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2
David Kim, leader
Imogen Cooper, piano and leader
Friday, February 6, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2
David Kim, leader
Imogen Cooper, piano and leader
Friday, February 6, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Classic Soul
Saturday, February 7, 2015
11:30am | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Oh, the Music You'll Hear!
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Saturday, February 7, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Classic Soul
Saturday, February 7, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2
David Kim, leader
Imogen Cooper, piano and leader
Sunday, February 8, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Classic Soul
Thursday, February 12, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Russian Masterworks
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Friday, February 13, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Russian Masterworks
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Saturday, February 14, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Valentine's Concert
Stéphane Denève, conductor
The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre
Sunday, February 15, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Richard Amoroso, Violin
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Irvin Mayfield and the
New Orleans Jazz Orchestra
Friday, February 20, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Gil Shaham
Robin Ticciati, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin
Saturday, February 21, 2015
1pm | Verizon Hall
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Organ Demonstration
Featuring Fred Haas, organist
Saturday, February 21, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Gil Shaham
Robin Ticciati, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin
Sunday, February 22, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Gil Shaham
Robin Ticciati, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin
Sunday, February 22, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
LA Dance Project: Moving Parts
Accompanied by Renée Anne Louprette, Organ
Thursday, February 26, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Philadelphia Pride
Robert Spano, conductor
Benjamin Beilman, violin
Friday, February 27, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Philadelphia Pride
Robert Spano, conductor
Benjamin Beilman, violin
Saturday, February 28, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Philadelphia Pride
Robert Spano, conductor
Benjamin Beilman, violin
Sunday, March 1, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra
Youth Orchestra Festival
Thursday, March 5, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Ax Plays Beethoven
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano
Friday, March 6, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Ax Plays Beethoven
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano
Friday, March 6, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
Philadelphia Orchestra Musicians
w/ Emanuel Ax, piano
Saturday, March 7, 2015
1pm | Verizon Hall
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Organ Demonstration
Featuring Steve McBride, organist
Saturday, March 7, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Ax Plays Beethoven
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano
Thursday, March 12, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's 'Pastoral'
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Friday, March 13, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's 'Pastoral'
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Friday, March 13, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
American Song Book 
Then and Now
Saturday, March 14, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
American Song Book 
Then and Now
Saturday, March 14, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's 'Pastoral'
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Sunday, March 15, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
American Song Book 
Then and Now
Friday, March 20, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
The Planets
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Saturday, March 21, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
The Planets
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Sunday, March 22, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
The Planets
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Sunday, March 22, 2015
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Temple University Symphony Orchestra, Combined Chorus
and Wind Symphony

Honoring Eric Owens with the 2015
Boyer College of Music and Dance Tribute Award
Thursday, March 26, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Mahler 5
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
Carol Jantsch, tuba
Friday, March 27, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Mahler 5
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
Carol Jantsch, tuba
Friday, March 27, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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BrAVA Philadelphia!
80th Anniversary Concert
Saturday, March 28, 2015
11:30am | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Make Your Own Musical Event
Charlotte Blake Alston, speaker
Saturday, March 28, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Mahler 5
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
Carol Jantsch, tuba
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Matthew's Passion
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Saturday, April 4, 2015
1pm | Verizon Hall
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Organ Demonstration
Featuring John Romeri, organist
Saturday, April 4, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
St. Matthew's Passion
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Friday, April 10, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven and Mozart
Paul Goodwin, conductor
Choong-Jin Chang, viola
Friday, April 10, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Epic Hollywood Soundtracks
Saturday, April 11, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Epic Hollywood Soundtracks
Saturday, April 11, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven and Mozart
Paul Goodwin, conductor
Choong-Jin Chang, viola
Sunday, April 12, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Epic Hollywood Soundtracks
Sunday, April 12, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Indigo Girls
with the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
Thursday, April 16, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Modern Fairy Tales
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Christina & Michelle Naughton, duo pianos
Friday, April 17, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Modern Fairy Tales
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Christina & Michelle Naughton, duo pianos
Saturday, April 18, 2015
11:30am | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Peter and the Wolf
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Michael Boudewyns, speaker
Saturday, April 18, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Modern Fairy Tales
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Christina & Michelle Naughton, duo pianos
Thursday, April 23, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Romeo and Juliet
Stéphane Denève, conductor
The Philadelphia Singers Chorale
Friday, April 24, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Romeo and Juliet
Stéphane Denève, conductor
The Philadelphia Singers Chorale
Saturday, April 25, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Romeo and Juliet
Stéphane Denève, conductor
The Philadelphia Singers Chorale
Sunday, April 26, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Curtis Symphony Orchestra
Rossen Milanov, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin ('94)
Thursday, April 30, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Friday, May 1, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Saturday, May 2, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Sunday, May 3, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Thursday, May 7, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's First
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Sarah Chang, violin
Friday, May 8, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's First
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Sarah Chang, violin
Saturday, May 9, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's First
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Sarah Chang, violin
Sunday, May 10, 2015
2:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
50th Anniversary Celebration Concert
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Treasures Past and Present
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Friday, May 15, 2015
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Treasures Past and Present
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Friday, May 15, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Legends of Rock
Saturday, May 16, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Legends of Rock
Saturday, May 16, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Treasures Past and Present
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Sunday, May 17, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Legends of Rock
Sunday, May 17, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
Rosalind Erwin, Conductor
Saturday, May 23, 2015
1pm | Verizon Hall
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Organ Demonstration
Featuring John Romeri, organist
Friday, May 29, 2015
9pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Silent Film with Organ:
The Cabinet of Dr Caligari

Accompanied by Steven Ball, Organ
Film @ the Kimmel
Saturday, May 30, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Jerry Blavat
Salute to Street Corner Harmony
Sunday, May 31, 2015
3pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Michael Ludwig, Violin
Presented by The Presser Foundation
Sunday, June 7, 2015
4pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Boys Choir & Chorale
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Praise!
Special guests Cantor Amy Levy
and soprano Jennifer Hsiung
Saturday, June 13, 2015
12pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
5th Annual Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Day