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Verizon Hall

Saturday, April 25
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Romeo and Juliet
Stéphane Denève, conductor
The Philadelphia Singers Chorale
Sunday, April 26
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Curtis Symphony Orchestra
Rossen Milanov, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin ('94)
Thursday, April 30
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Friday, May 1
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Saturday, May 2
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Sunday, May 3
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Bernstein's MASS
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Thursday, May 7
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's First
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Sarah Chang, violin
Friday, May 8
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's First
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Sarah Chang, violin
Saturday, May 9
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's First
Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Sarah Chang, violin
Sunday, May 10
2:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
50th Anniversary Celebration Concert
Wednesday, May 13
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Conducts Rachmaninoff
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Friday, May 15
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Conducts Rachmaninoff
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Friday, May 15
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Legends of Rock
Saturday, May 16
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Legends of Rock
Saturday, May 16
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Conducts Rachmaninoff
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Sunday, May 17
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Legends of Rock
Saturday, May 23
1pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
Organ Demonstration
Featuring John Romeri, organist
Wednesday, May 27
8pm | Verizon Hall
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USBands Concert Series
presented by Youth Education in the Arts
Friday, May 29
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
Sunday, May 31
3pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Michael Ludwig, Violin
Underwritten by The Presser Foundation
Sunday, June 7
4pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Boys Choir & Chorale
Wednesday, June 10
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Praise!
Andrew Senn, Music Director

Special guests Cantor Amy Levy
and soprano Jennifer Hsiung
Saturday, June 13
11am | Verizon Hall
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PNC Grow Up Great
Organ Day
Saturday, June 13
12pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
5th Annual Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Day
Friday, June 19
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Gilberto Santa Rosa
El Caballero de la Salsa
Wednesday, September 30
7pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Opening Night
Thursday, October 1
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Quintessential Philadelphia Sound
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Friday, October 2
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Quintessential Philadelphia Sound
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Saturday, October 3
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Quintessential Philadelphia Sound
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Sunday, October 4
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Quintessential Philadelphia Sound
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Thursday, October 8
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
For Love of Country
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Gil Shaham, Violin
Friday, October 9
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
For Love of Country
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Gil Shaham, Violin
Saturday, October 10
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
For Love of Country
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Gil Shaham, Violin
Friday, October 16
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's Eighth
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello
Saturday, October 17
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's Eighth
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello
Thursday, October 22
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms's 'Double' Concerto
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
David Kim, Violin
Hai-Ye Ni, Cello
Friday, October 23
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms's 'Double' Concerto
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
David Kim, Violin
Hai-Ye Ni, Cello
Saturday, October 24
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms's 'Double' Concerto
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
David Kim, Violin
Hai-Ye Ni, Cello
Thursday, October 29
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Original Rhapsody in Blue
Marin Alsop, Conductor
Jon Kimura Parker, Piano
Friday, October 30
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Original Rhapsody in Blue
Marin Alsop, Conductor
Jon Kimura Parker, Piano
Friday, October 30
9:30pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Halloween Organ Extravaganza
Saturday, October 31
11:30am | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Halloween Costume Party
Saturday, October 31
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Original Rhapsody in Blue
Marin Alsop, Conductor
Jon Kimura Parker, Piano
Thursday, November 5
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Mozart and Schumann
Robin Ticciati, Conductor
Jonathan Biss, Piano
Friday, November 6
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Mozart and Schumann
Robin Ticciati, Conductor
Jonathan Biss, Piano
Saturday, November 7
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Mozart and Schumann
Robin Ticciati, Conductor
Jonathan Biss, Piano
Friday, November 13
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
One River, One Land, One People
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Saturday, November 14
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
One River, One Land, One People
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Saturday, November 14
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
One River, One Land, One People
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Thursday, November 19
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's Winter Dreams
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
Friday, November 20
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's Winter Dreams
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
Saturday, November 21
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's Winter Dreams
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
Friday, November 27
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Rachmaninoff's Paganini Rhapsody
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Simon Trpčeski, Piano
Saturday, November 28
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Rachmaninoff's Paganini Rhapsody
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Simon Trpčeski, Piano
Thursday, December 3
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Complete Firebird
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hilary Hahn, Violin
Friday, December 4
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Complete Firebird
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hilary Hahn, Violin
Saturday, December 5
11:30am | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Christmas Kids' Spectacular
Saturday, December 5
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Complete Firebird
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hilary Hahn, Violin
Friday, December 11
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Conducts Messiah
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Saturday, December 12
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Conducts Messiah
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Sunday, December 13
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Conducts Messiah
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Thursday, December 17
7pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Friday, December 18
7pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Saturday, December 19
7pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Sunday, December 20
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Sunday, December 27
2:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Salute to Vienna
New Year's Concert

Strauss Symphony of America
Thursday, December 31
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
New Year's Eve
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Thursday, January 7, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's 'Pathétique'
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Christian Tetzlaff, Violin
Friday, January 8, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's 'Pathétique'
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Christian Tetzlaff, Violin
Saturday, January 9, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's 'Pathétique'
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Christian Tetzlaff, Violin
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Vienna Melodies
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Friday, January 15, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Vienna Melodies
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Saturday, January 16, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Vienna Melodies
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Thursday, January 21, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Haydn and Bruckner
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Friday, January 22, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Haydn and Bruckner
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Saturday, January 23, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Jerry Blavat
Salute to Street Corner Harmony
Thursday, January 28, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
A Farewell to Vienna
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Friday, January 29, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
A Farewell to Vienna
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Saturday, January 30, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
A Farewell to Vienna
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Thursday, February 4, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms and His Legacy
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor
Augustin Hadelich, Violin
Friday, February 5, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms and His Legacy
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor
Augustin Hadelich, Violin
Saturday, February 6, 2016
11:30am | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
B B B Beethoven: Those Four Famous Notes
Michael Boudewyns and Really Inventive Stuff
Saturday, February 6, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms and His Legacy
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor
Augustin Hadelich, Violin
Thursday, February 11, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Bronfman Plays Beethoven
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Yefim Bronfman, Piano
Friday, February 12, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Bronfman Plays Beethoven
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Yefim Bronfman, Piano
Saturday, February 13, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Bronfman Plays Beethoven
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Yefim Bronfman, Piano
Sunday, February 14, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Bronfman Plays Beethoven
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Yefim Bronfman, Piano
Thursday, February 18, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Legendary James Levine
James Levine, Conductor
Paul Jacobs, Organ
Friday, February 19, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Legendary James Levine
James Levine, Conductor
Paul Jacobs, Organ
Saturday, February 20, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Legendary James Levine
James Levine, Conductor
Paul Jacobs, Organ
Thursday, March 3, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick and Hélène Welcome Spring
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hélène Grimaud, Piano
Friday, March 4, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick and Hélène Welcome Spring
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hélène Grimaud, Piano
Saturday, March 5, 2016
11:30am | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick's Guide to the Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Puppet Kitchen
Saturday, March 5, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick and Hélène Welcome Spring
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hélène Grimaud, Piano
Thursday, March 10, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Mahler Eight
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Friday, March 11, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Mahler Eight
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Saturday, March 12, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Mahler Eight
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Sunday, March 13, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Mahler Eight
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Thursday, March 17, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Khaner Plays Mozart
Friday, March 18, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Khaner Plays Mozart
Saturday, March 19, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Khaner Plays Mozart
Thursday, March 31, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Timeless Classics
Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor
Akiko Suwanai, Violin
Friday, April 1, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Timeless Classics
Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor
Akiko Suwanai, Violin
Saturday, April 2, 2016
11:30am | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Music, Noise, and Silence
Magic Circle Mime Company
Saturday, April 2, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Timeless Classics
Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor
Akiko Suwanai, Violin
Friday, April 8, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
An American in Paris
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Alexandre Tharaud, Piano
Saturday, April 9, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
An American in Paris
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Alexandre Tharaud, Piano
Sunday, April 10, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
An American in Paris
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Alexandre Tharaud, Piano
Thursday, April 14, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Fabulous Philadelphians: the Commissions
Friday, April 15, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Fabulous Philadelphians: the Commissions
Saturday, April 16, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Fabulous Philadelphians: the Commissions
Thursday, April 21, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Two Stravinsky Tales
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
James Alexander, Stage Director
Friday, April 22, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Two Stravinsky Tales
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
James Alexander, Stage Director
Saturday, April 23, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Two Stravinsky Tales
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
James Alexander, Stage Director
Thursday, April 28, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yo-Yo Ma
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
Friday, April 29, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yo-Yo Ma
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
Saturday, April 30, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yo-Yo Ma
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
Sunday, May 1, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yo-Yo Ma
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
John Williams
John Williams, Conductor
Thursday, May 5, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Stéphane Denève Conducts Williams
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
James Ehnes, Violin
Friday, May 6, 2016
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Stéphane Denève Conducts Williams
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
James Ehnes, Violin
Saturday, May 7, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Stéphane Denève Conducts Williams
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
James Ehnes, Violin
Thursday, May 12, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Grand Finale
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Lang Lang, Piano
Friday, May 13, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Grand Finale
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Lang Lang, Piano
Saturday, May 14, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Grand Finale
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Lang Lang, Piano