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Historically, art and music have helped us through difficult times, and we need it now more than ever. Today, please enjoy a performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 from April 2019. This was Fabio Luisi’s first concert with the DSO after being announced as Music Director. It was a celebratory event and an evening of incredible music-making.
The 2019/20 Texas Instruments Classical Season kicked off this September with a performance led by Music Director Designate Fabio Luisi. Luisi is well-known for his interpretation of Richard Strauss, and this performance delivered. Reviews called it “a sonic extravaganza, and a stirring one, too.”
The DSO provides free instruments and lessons to students in Southern Dallas in our Young Musicians program. All Young Musicians students participate in classes on their chosen instrument, as well as ensembles, drum circle and choir, with a progressive curriculum that includes social and emotional learning. Read more about the DSO's efforts at DISD elementary schools.
Enjoy the latest Chamber Music at the Meyerson! This newly recorded performance of Benjamin Britten’s Phantasy Quartet features Principal Oboe Erin Hannigan, Associate Concertmaster Eunice Keem, Principal Viola Meredith Kufchak and Associate Principal Cello Theodore Harvey.
Musicians of the Dallas Symphony gathered together to record new performances of chamber music! Kara Kirkendoll Welch, flute Willa Henigman, oboe Andrew Sandwick, clarinet Scott Walzel, bassoon Kevin Haseltine, horn
Learn more about our program in Southern Dallas to bring free instruments and lessons to children in the area!
Each month, the Dallas Symphony features a member of the orchestra as a "Music Maker", and March is all about DSO Associate Concertmaster Eunice Keem. Learn more about this amazing violinist!
EDO DE WAART conducts
JOYCE YANG piano
MICHAEL IPPOLITO Nocture
TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1
RACHMANINOFF Symphony No. 3
Recorded live during concerts October 10-13, 2019.
The My DSO Concert is a spectacular event that is accessible for all, with special care taken to create a safe, comfortable and fun environment for those with specific needs, including children and adults on the autism spectrum and with developmental disabilities, as well as their families, friends and caregivers. The 2020 My DSO Concert, presented by Jan Miller and Jeff Rich, was as spectacular as ever - take a look!
In September 2019, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra joined the Potter's House choir, dancers, soloists and instrumentalists to perform a free concert at the Potter's House that had them standing in the aisles. These are just a few pics of this unforgettable evening. Enjoy!
In November 2019, the DSO hosted the inaugural Women In Classical Music Symposium, sponsored by J.P. Morgan. The intensive and comprehensive conference featured talks, a public keynote presentation and panel discussions on topics relevant to women in the classical music industry and their unique struggles and triumphs.
Business leaders from North Texas took the stage for the DSO's first C-Suite Christmas on December 11, 2019.