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Verizon Hall

Thursday, July 30
6:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Philadelphia Orchestra
Free Neighborhood Concert
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Saturday, August 8
1pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
Organ Demonstration
Featuring Rudy Lucente, organist
Saturday, September 12
1pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
Organ Demonstration
Wednesday, September 30
7pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Opening Night
Thursday, October 1
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick & Rachmaninoff
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Friday, October 2
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick & Rachmaninoff
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Saturday, October 3
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick & Rachmaninoff
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Sunday, October 4
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick & Rachmaninoff
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
Friday, October 9
8pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 07/31
The Philly Pops
A Celebration of Sinatra
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Saturday, October 10
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 07/31
The Philly Pops
A Celebration of Sinatra
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Saturday, October 10
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
For Love of Country
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Gil Shaham, Violin
Sunday, October 11
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 07/31
The Philly Pops
A Celebration of Sinatra
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Friday, October 16
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's Eighth
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello
Saturday, October 17
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Canadian Brass
Jeffrey Brillhart, Organ
Saturday, October 17
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven's Eighth
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello
Sunday, October 18
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 08/3
The Curtis Institute of Music
Curtis Symphony Orchestra
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
1pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
Organ Demonstration
Saturday, October 24
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms's 'Double' Concerto
Donald Runnicles, Conductor
David Kim, Violin
Hai-Ye Ni, Cello
Sunday, October 25
2pm | Verizon Hall
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Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra
Music from 5,000 years of civilization
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
Tuesday, November 10
8:30pm | Verizon Hall
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2015 Marian Anderson Award Gala Performance
Friday, November 13
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
One Land, One River, One People
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Saturday, November 14
1pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
Organ Demonstration
Saturday, November 14
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
One Land, One River, One People
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Sunday, November 15
2pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
One Land, One River, 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
3pm | Verizon Hall
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Kimmel Center Presents
Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies
Featuring the Philly Pops
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
Friday, December 4
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Saturday, December 5
11:30am | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Christmas Kids' Spectacular
Saturday, December 5
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Saturday, December 5
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Complete Firebird
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hilary Hahn, Violin
Sunday, December 6
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Monday, December 7
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
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Keith & Kristyn Getty and Friends
Joy - An Irish Christmas
Wednesday, December 9
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Friday, December 11
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Conducts Messiah
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Saturday, December 12
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
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
Tuesday, December 15
7:30pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
Kimmel Center Presents
A Soulful Christmas
Wednesday, December 16
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Thursday, December 17
7pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Friday, December 18
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Friday, December 18
7pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia
Saturday, December 19
3pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
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 20
7pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Tuesday, December 22
8pm | Verizon Hall
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The Philly Pops
Christmas Spectacular
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
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
Sunday, January 31, 2016
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 08/3
The Curtis Institute of Music
Curtis Symphony Orchestra
Ludovic Morlot, conductor
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
Friday, February 5, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
The Carole King Songbook
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
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
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
The Carole King Songbook
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Saturday, February 6, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Brahms and His Legacy
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor
Augustin Hadelich, Violin
Sunday, February 7, 2016
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
The Carole King Songbook
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
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
Saturday, February 27, 2016
1pm | Verizon Hall
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Organ Demonstration
Saturday, February 27, 2016
9pm | Verizon Hall
Kimmel Center Presents
Metropolis
Silent Film with Organ
Peter Richard Conte, 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
Friday, March 4, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
The Music of Billy Joel
Jack Everly, Conductor
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
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
The Music of Billy Joel
Jack Everly, Conductor
Saturday, March 5, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick and Hélène Welcome Spring
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Hélène Grimaud, Piano
Sunday, March 6, 2016
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
The Music of Billy Joel
Jack Everly, Conductor
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
1pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
Organ Demonstration
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
Friday, April 15, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
Broadway's Greatest Hits
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Saturday, April 16, 2016
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
Broadway's Greatest Hits
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Saturday, April 16, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
Fabulous Philadelphians: the Commissions
Sunday, April 17, 2016
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
Broadway's Greatest Hits
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Sunday, April 17, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 08/3
The Curtis Institute of Music
Curtis Symphony Orchestra
Michael Stern, conductor ('86)
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
2pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
Kimmel Center Presents
Hector Olivera, organ
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
1pm | Verizon Hall
Free at the Kimmel
Organ Demonstration
Saturday, May 14, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Philadelphia Orchestra
The Grand Finale
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Lang Lang, Piano
Sunday, May 15, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
Kimmel Center Presents
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
with Wynton Marsalis

Tribute to Miles Davis
Friday, May 20, 2016
8pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
Cirque Goes to the Movies
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Saturday, May 21, 2016
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
Cirque Goes to the Movies
Michael Krajewski, Conductor
Sunday, May 22, 2016
3pm | Verizon Hall
on sale 09/12
The Philly Pops
Cirque Goes to the Movies
Michael Krajewski, Conductor