The Coda - Canceled

Tickets to be refunded or donated to the Orchestra.

Explosively expressive, this program features the rugged and rustic melodies of Jean Sibelius’ Karelia Suite and Max Bruch’s atmospheric and authentic Scottish Fantasy, culminating with the triumphant and transformative presentation of Johannes Brahms’ Symphony No. 4. 

Rossitza Goza, violin
Daniel Hege, Principal Guest Conductor
Saturday, January 16, 2021 | 7:30 PM

Fridays in the Loft

Bach – Viola da Gamba Sonata
Stravinsky – Octet for Brass and Winds
Schubert – Piano Trio, opus 100

Friday, February 12, 2021 | 7:00 PM
Fly Loft

Fridays in the Loft

Haydn – String Quartet “The Frog”
Prokofiev – Overture on Hebrew Themes
Dohnányi – Sextet

Friday, March 5, 2021 | 7:00 PM
Fly Loft

The Symphony and the Sea - Canceled

Tickets to be refunded or donated to the Orchestra.

In partnership with the Oklahoma Aquarium, this aquatic program explores Wagner’s tempestuous Overture to the Flying Dutchman, Jake Heggie’s swirling and soaring Moby Dick Suite and Alan Hovhaness’ majestically soul-piercing And God Created Great Whales. The evening concludes with Debussy’s iridescent and mysterious La Mer. 

Gerard Schwarz, Guest Conductor
Saturday, March 13, 2021 | 7:30 PM

The American Sound

Painting an extraordinary vista, this All-American program features Aaron Copland’s pastoral and rebellious Suite from Billy the Kid, Leonard Bernstein’s theatrical Symphonic Dances from West Side Story, and Joan Tower’s sweeping Made in America. Laced with influences from Jazz and Ragtime, the evening concludes with Gershwin’s innovative and sprightly Piano Concerto in F.

Orion Weiss, piano
Daniel Hege, Principal Guest Conductor
Saturday, April 10, 2021 | 7:30 PM

Tulsa Performing Arts Center

Heritage

15-time Grammy Award winner Béla Fleck joins the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra for an unforgettable night of music. Led by guest conductor Gerhardt Zimmerman, the evening begins with Franz Lizst’s brooding and brisk Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 and Copland’s charmingly idyllic Appalachian Spring. The evening concludes with the inventive and boundary-bursting Juno Concerto, featuring the innovative talents of Béla Fleck on banjo.

Béla Fleck, banjo
Gerhardt Zimmermann, Guest Conductor

Friday, May 14, 2021 | 7:30 PM

Tulsa Performing Arts Center

Fridays in the Loft

LeClair – Trio Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp
Debussy – Clair de Lune for Viola and Harp
Ravel – Introduction and Allegro
Debussy – String Quartet

Past performances

Opening Night: A Celebration of Beethoven

The Tulsa Symphony Orchestra will kick-off its exciting fall season with an open-air, socially distanced performance at ONEOK Field! This season-opening performance will celebrate the 250th birthday of musical luminary Ludwig van Beethoven, and will spotlight world-renowned pianist Yefim Bronfman who will play the historic Piano Concerto No. 3 in C-Minor that was premiered by Beethoven, as the soloist, in 1803. Daniel Hege, Principal Guest Conductor, will also conduct the turbulent Coriolan Overture and the captivating Symphony No. 7.

Yefim Bronfman, piano
Daniel Hege, Principal Guest Conductor
Saturday, September 5, 2020 | 8:00 PM

ONEOK Field

Triple Play: Brahms 4

Explosively expressive, this program opens with Mozart’s Abduction from the Seraglio Overture, and features Concertmaster Rossitza Goza on the atmospheric and authentic melodies of Max Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy. The evening concludes with Johannes Brahms’ triumphant and transformative Symphony No. 4 in E minor.

Rossitza Goza, Concertmaster
Sarah Hicks, Guest Conductor

Sunday, October 18, 2020 | 3:00 PM
ONEOK Field

Fridays in the Loft - Canceled

Tickets to be refunded or donated to the Orchestra. 

We are sad to announce that the November 20, 2020 “Fridays in the Loft” chamber music performance at First Presbyterian Church has been canceled due to several of our musicians receiving positive test results for COVID-19 coronavirus. Our highest priority is to keep our audience, staff, and musicians safe. We are looking at rescheduling this performance next spring.

Our Box Office staff will be in contact to discuss ticket options with each ticketholder, or please contact us at (918) 584-3645 if you have any questions.