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Available Concert Dates

Take 6: Spread Love at Christmas

Heralded by Quincy Jones as the “Baddest vocal cats on the planet!”, the Gospel Music Hall of Famers and most awarded a capella group of all time, Take 6, will be taking over the Meyerson stage to perform many of your all-time holiday favorites in a one-of-a-kind holiday celebration for the memory books!

Tuesday, 12/13

Naturally 7 | Jazz at Symphony Center

Transforming their voices into actual human instruments, Naturally 7 is the future of vocal music! The jaw-dropping acapella group performs effortlessly music of any genre from pop to jazz. Hearing and experiencing them will be an unforgettable performance memory one will not soon forget! A joint partnership with The Black Academy of Arts and Letters.

Tuesday, 12/20
Christmas Pops

Christmas Pops

The beloved tradition continues with the Dallas Symphony Chorus performing transcendent anthems, classical holiday favorites and sing-along carols. Our favorite Holiday vocalists join the DSO and the Dallas Symphony Chorus to bring a bit of Christmas magic to the Meyerson. Sprinkle in an appearance by you-know-who, a bit of snow, and the joyous music of the DSO and there is nothing quite like it!

Saturday, 12/03, 3:00pm & Friday, 12/09, 7:30pm
Shostakovich Symphony No 5

Shostakovich Symphony No. 5

This concert includes three magnificent works by composers seeking redemption.

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Sibelius Symphony No 2

Sibelius Symphony No. 2

A lost work by Afro-English composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, just recently discovered last year by the Three Choir Festival in Worcester, opens our concert. A stunning piece that has had to wait 120 years for its revival, this romantic work contains contrasting moments of both solemn and passionate melodies.

Thursday, 01/12, 7:30pm & Friday, 01/13, 7:30pm
Pinchas Zukerman

Pinchas Zukerman

Pinchas Zukerman reigns as one of today’s most sought-after and versatile musicians. He is renowned as a virtuoso, admired for the expressive lyricism of his playing, singular beauty of tone and impeccable.

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Randall Goosby

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

Internationally acclaimed for her emotionally charged performances, technical command and interpretive depth, Karina Canellakis returns to the Meyerson stage to bring us Dvořák’s orchestral poem, The Wood Dove, a dark poem focused on a woman who poisoned her husband to marry another man.

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Edo de Waart

Beethoven’s “Pastoral”

Having just celebrated his 80th birthday, Maestro Edo de Waart brings gravitas and expertise to the podium at the DSO. The concert features Argentenian pianist, Ingrid Fliter, known for her interpretations of Chopin, in Chopin’s virtuosic and colorful second concerto.

Thursday, 02/02, 7:30pm
Alsop Conducts Scheherazade

Alsop Conducts Scheherazade

To open the program, Mexican composer Gabriela Ortiz shows off DSO’s timpanist with her work Antrópolis. Then “the queen of improvisation” (Associated Press) Gabriela Montero will perform her own “Latin” Piano Concerto, which honors the spirit of the spirit of Latin America.

Thursday, 02/23, 7:30pm
Mendelssohn's Lobgesang

Mendelssohn’s “Lobgesang”

Paul McCreesh joins the DSO to conduct a grand spiritual concert including vocal soloists, the Dallas Symphony Chorus and the Lay Family Organ. Also known as his Symphony No. 2, Mendelssohn described the work as a “symphonic cantata.” Bearing a superficial similarity to Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, it begins with three instrumental movements although on a much smaller scale and closes with a cantata-like structure for chorus, solo voices and orchestra.

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Six Brothers On Sax | Jazz at Symphony Center

Blending a montage of fusion, smooth and standards jazz tunes, six soulful jazz saxophonists, Keith Anderson, Mark Allen Felton, Jason Davis, Joseph Vincelli, Tom Braxton and Art Sherrod, Jr. return to Dallas at the Meyerson for a power-driven music performance. A joint partnership with The Black Academy of Arts and Letters.

Tuesday, 03/07, 7:30pm
Kings of Soul

Kings of Soul

With Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik at the helm, Kings of Soul shines a spotlight on the music of legendary artists Marvin Gaye, Jackie Wilson, James Brown, Otis Redding, The Temptations, Al Green, Barry White, Smokey Robinson and Curtis Mayfield in an evening of soulful rhythms and melodies. Honoring the true “Kings” of classic soul, featured hits include Soul Man, Shop Around, Get Ready, Try a Little Tenderness, Stand By Me, Move On Up and Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher.

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Brahms Symphony No 3

Brahms Symphony No. 3

Although Brahms was just 50 when he wrote his Third Symphony, he looked back to younger days with the musical quotation of the motto Frei aber froh (“Free but happy”).

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Christian Schmitt | Gould Family Organ Recital Series

With invitations from the Berliner Philharmoniker, the Salzburg Festival and the Musikverein Vienna, ECHO award winner Christian Schmitt is undoubtedly one of the most sought-after concert organists of our time. Known for his virtuosic and charismatic playing, Christian is an “Artist in Focus” of the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich as well as curator of the “International Organ Days.” Join us in welcoming him to the Meyerson!

Sunday, 03/19, 3:00pm
Back to the 80s

Decades: Back to the ’80s

Back to the 80’s is a power-packed concert of the decade’s #1 hit songs, including The Power of Love, Time After Time, Material Girl, Another One Bites The Dust, Footloose, Addicted to Love and many others. Featuring the music of such 80’s iconic stars as Madonna, Debbie Gibson, Huey Lewis & The News, Phil Collins, Queen, Joe Cocker, and others, Back to the 80’s contains all new arrangements by GRAMMY® Award-winner Jeff Tyzik and features three dynamic soloists who will bring the decade alive.

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Shostakovich Symphony No 4

Shostakovich Symphony No. 4

Known for his interpretations of Shostakovich, Jukka Pekka Saraste leads the Fourth Symphony, a dark and emotionally charged, groundbreaking work brought about by great suffering of the Stalin-era in the Soviet Union.

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Dee Dee Bridgewater | Jazz at Symphony Center

A joint partnership with The Black Academy of Arts and Letters.

Monday, 05/22, 7:30pm
Hungarian Highlights

Liszt & Ligeti

Jamie Martin takes us on a tour of Hungarian music from the original rockstar, Franz Liszt, to the modern avant-garde genius of György Ligeti, whose 100th anniversary of his birth we celebrate in 2023.

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Nothin But The Blues

Nothin’ But the Blues

Explore the early music that started the Blues and is at the heart and soul of nearly every form of popular music of the past 100 years, as we pay tribute to Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, Ma Rainey, Louis Armstrong, and more – these are the the first musical legends who sang their way into history.

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