2016-2017 Season Tickets on sale now!
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32 N. 3rd Street, Suite 333
Yakima, Washington 98901
A Baroque Beginning showcases the music of Bach, Handel and Vivaldi. This concert will feature the Yakima debut of Martin Chalifour, concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, performing the beloved Four Seasons by Vivaldi.
Classical Classics features music of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven, along with Alexander Kobrin, Gold Medal Winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition!
The Romantics includes Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 and the Brahms Double Concerto for Violin & Cello with John Marshall, principal cellist of the Spokane Symphony Orchestra, and yours truly playing the solo violin part.
A Brave New World showcases 20th-Century masterworks and concludes with the ‘here and now.’ This action-packed program will include Strauss’ “Dance of the Seven Veils” with belly dancers, the Sibelius Violin Concerto featuring YSO Concertmaster Denise Dillenbeck, Stravinsky’s Petrushka, a ballet about puppets that we will present with Portland’s Tears of Joy puppet theatre, and the Yakima premiere of our very own Principal Clarinet Angelique Poteat’s Beyond Much Difference. You can’t get any more ‘here and now’ than that!
Back by popular demand after The Marriage of Figaro and Don Giovanni , the University of Denver’s Lamont Opera Theatre returns for another spectacular, fully-staged opera production.
The greatest and most influential symphony of all time…Beethoven 9, featuring the Yakima Symphony Chorus and our new Chorusmaster Justin Raffa.
Kick off the 2016-17 season with the world’s premier Beatles tribute show!
A Halloween-themed matinee concert for the whole family, with costume contests and special surprises!
YSO’s annual holiday concert has become so popular that we’ve added an extra performance! Choose between matinees on Saturday, December 3rd or Sunday, December 4th.
A birthday tribute to the king of film music, with favorite themes from Star Wars, E.T., Raiders of the Lost Ark and much more!
Music drawn from the world of sports, including themes from the Olympics and World Cup, films such as Rocky and Chariots of Fire, and music inspired by sports as diverse as horse racing, baseball and archery.