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Single tickets may be purchased online beginning September 1, 2017, and at the venue starting 1.5 hours prior to concert time.
Artists and repertoire subject to change. Concerts begin at 8PM, unless otherwise noted.
Date Event Venue
October 5, 2017 Program I: Adams & Shostakovich

Joana Carneiro, conductor
Tessa Seymour, cello
Berkeley Symphony

Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
William Gardiner: Cello Concerto (World Premiere)
Shostakovich: Jazz Suite No. 1
John Adams: Fearful Symmetries

Please note: Concert begins at 7PM.

Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley
December 7, 2017 Program II: Clyne & Rachmaninoff

Gemma New, guest conductor
Conrad Tao, piano
Berkeley Symphony

Rene Orth: Chasing Light (West Coast premiere)
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paginini
Anna Clyne: Abstractions (West Coast premiere)
Liszt: Totentanz

Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley
February 1, 2018 Program III: Getty & Berlioz

Joana Carneiro, conductor
Lisa Delan, soprano
Lester Lynch, baritone
Ming Luke, chorusmaster
Berkeley Symphony
Berkeley Symphony Chorus

Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine
Gordon Getty: Joan and the Bells
Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique

Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley
April 19, 2018 Program IV: Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, Choral

Joana Carneiro, conductor
Laquita Mitchell, soprano
Michelle Rice, mezzo-soprano
Kyle Van Schoonhoven, tenor
Adam Lau, bass
Marika Kuzma, chorusmaster
Berkeley Symphony

Members of the UC Chorus, UC Chamber Chorus, UC Alumni Chorus, Berkeley Community Chorus, Young Musicians Choral Orchestra, and University of San Francisco Classical Choral Ensembles

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, Choral

Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley