2020-2021 Concert Season

2020-2021 Concert Season

Robert Moody and your Memphis Symphony Orchestra bring an exciting new concert season to Memphis 2020-2021! There will be 7 Masterworks, a special tribute in recognition of Beethoven's 250th birthday, Romeo & Juliet and more! 

Our Pops selection features the ever popular holiday hit, Magic of Memphis Holiday Spectacular!, a tribute to Aretha Franklin and the Best of Broadway! 

The Paul & Linnea Bert Classic Accents series will feature Kalena Bovell in her conducting debut of a classical music performance! 

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TCHAIKOVSKY PIANO CONCERTO

 

Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 2:30pm · GPAC

Robert Moody, conductor

Inna Faliks, piano

LEIGH Music from Man of La Mancha

CLYNE Masquerade

ADAMS Dr. Atomic Symphony

TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1                                       

 

BRAHMS AND SIBELIUS

Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Sunday, October 11, 2020 at 2:30pm · GPAC

Robert Moody, conductor

Frank Huang, violin

BEETHOVEN Egmont Overture 

SIBELIUS Violin Concerto

BRAHMS Symphony No. 2                                                          

 

BEETHOVEN’S NINTH - 250th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION 

 

 

 

Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 2:30pm · GPAC

 

Robert Moody, conductor

Laura Wilde, soprano · TBD, mezzo-soprano

Limmie Pulliam, tenor · Morris Robinson, bass

Memphis Symphony Chorus · University Singers

 

MARKOWSKI Joyride

BATES Ode

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9                                                     

 

 

STAR-CROSSED LOVERS

 

Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 2:30pm · GPAC

 

Robert Moody, conductor

Tennessee Shakespeare Company

 

WILLIAMS Suite from Far and Away

TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet 

PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet                                                        

   

 

MOZART CLARINET CONCERTO

Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Sunday, March 14, 2021 at 2:30pm · GPAC

 

Josep Caballé Domenech, conductor 

André Dyachenko, clarinet

 

Featuring MSO Principal Clarinet, André Dyachenko                   

 

 

PICTURES FROM AN EXHIBITION 

 

Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 2:30pm · Cannon Center (note venue)

 

Robert Moody, conductor

Gabriel Martins, cello

 

BORODIN Polovtsian Dances

ELGAR Cello Concerto 

MUSSORGSKY/RAVEL Pictures from an Exhibition

 

ONE LAND, ONE RIVER, ONE PEOPLE

 

 

   

Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 2:30pm · GPAC

 

Robert Moody, conductor

Karen Slack, soprano · Rodrick Dixon, tenor

Memphis Symphony Chorus 

Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church Choir
 

THEOFANIDIS Rainbow Body

COPLAND Appalachian Spring

LOKUMBE One Land, One River, One People                                

 


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SALUTE TO THE 75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF WWII

Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

 

Robert Moody, conductor                                                               

 

 

 
  

MAGIC OF MEMPHIS! HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR!

 

 

 

Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 2:30pm · Cannon Center

Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

Saturday, December 13, 2020 at 2:30pm · Cannon Center

 

Robert Moody and Kalena Bovell, conductors

Memphis Symphony Chorus · Sound Fuzion 

A Collage of Memphis Artists                                                    

 

                                            

 

 

 

ARETHA - RESPECT! WITH CAPATHIA JENKINS

                     

Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

 

Kalena Bovell, conductor     

Capathia Jenkins, vocalist                                                               

                                                             

                                          

   

 

                                                              
 

 

THE BEST OF MODERN BROADWAY  

          

Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 7:30pm · Cannon Center

 

Robert Moody, conductor

with Loren Allred and Luke Heffner                                                       

 

                                                

 

 

 


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FAURÉ ET SAINT-SAËNS

              

 

   

Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 7:30pm · Harris Theater

Sunday, January 17, 2021 at 2:30pm · Harris Theater (note venue)

 

Robert Moody, conductor

Maxim Lando, piano · Barrie Cooper, violin · Ruth Valente Burgess, cello

 

BATES Auditorium

VAUGHAN-WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

FAURÉ Piano Trio

SAINT-SAËNS Piano Concerto No. 2

 

CLARA SCHUMANN PIANO CONCERTO

Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 7:30pm · Harris Theater

Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 2:30pm · GPAC

 

Kalena Bovell, conductor, in her Classic Accents debut!

 

 

 

HUMMEL TRUMPET CONCERTO

          

Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 7:30pm · Harris Theater                           

Sunday, May 23, 2021 at 2:30pm · GPAC

 

Guest Conductor

Featuring MSO Principal Trumpet, Scott Moore