Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
The Boulder Phil and the City of Boulder Open Space & Mountain Parks (OSMP) have created an ongoing collaboration to connect community members with the natural world through music. This partnership includes guided musical hikes designed to complement specific works to be performed by the Boulder Phil. The hikes are free and open ...
TBA, Boulder, CO
Sep 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor Revel in fantastic music by America’s greatest living composer for film―the incomparable John Williams. From Star Wars, E.T., Jaws, Harry Potter and more, this concert promises to be a delight for all ages! Superman March Cowboys Overture Jaws Suite: The Shark Theme from Jurassic ...
Macky Auditorium
7:30 pm
Inspired by Holst’s The Planets and other works on the upcoming Boulder Phil October “Infinite Space” concerts, Dr. David Brain from LASP and the CU Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences joins Michael Butterman at Fiske Planetarium for a special interdisciplinary event! Mars Attacks. John Carter. Total Recall. War of ...
Fiske Planetarium
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor MONTGOMERY Starburst STEPHENSON Celestial Suite HOLST The Planets We honor the 100th anniversary of the first performance of Holst’s epic suite, The Planets, with The New Live’s unique visual reimagining that explores the emotional context of a piece written during the depths of World ...
Macky Auditorum
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
Enjoy an elegant brunch with Michael Butterman at this delightful event supporting the Phil’s education programs. Featuring performances by Boulder Phil musicians and lively conversation about education program goals, growth, and ongoing community impact. In addition to the brunch, the program will feature Boulder Phil cellist Greta Parks, violinist Yenlik ...
Private Home
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor MONTGOMERY Starburst STEPHENSON Celestial Suite HOLST The Planets We honor the 100th anniversary of the first performance of Holst’s epic suite, The Planets. Our Open Space season blasts off with Jessie Montgomery’s exuberant Starburst and continues with James Stephenson’s Celestial Suite, inspired by pioneering ...
Pinnacle Performing Arts Complex
Oct 15 @ 7:15 pm – 10:00 pm
7:15 pm
The Boulder Phil and the City of Boulder Open Space & Mountain Parks (OSMP) have created an ongoing collaboration to connect community members with the natural world through music. This partnership includes guided musical hikes designed to complement specific works to be performed by the Boulder Phil. The hikes are free and open ...
Boulder Valley Ranch Trailhead
12:00 pm
This free event is part of the Third Tuesday Lunchtime Concert Series at the Boulder Public Library’s Canyon Theater, generously sponsored by the Boulder Library Foundation. On October 16, the Boulder Phil Brass Quintet presents Dvořák, Albeniz and more in collaboration with Boulder Ballet.  Continue Reading
Canyon Theater at the Boulder Public Library
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor DUN Passacaglia: Secret of Wind and Birds* SIBELIUS Violin Concerto Midori, violin BRAHMS Symphony No. 3 Grab your smartphones and help us transform Macky Auditorium into an immersive aviary as we present Academy Award-winning composer Tan Dun’s Passacaglia: Secret of Wind and Birds. Then, ...
Macky Auditorum
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This free event is part of the Third Tuesday Lunchtime Concert Series at the Boulder Public Library’s Canyon Theater, generously sponsored by the Boulder Library Foundation. Sharon Park, violin Paul Trapkus, violin Charles Lee, cello Stephanie Mientka, viola On November 20, the Boulder Phil’s #nophilter string quartet explores adventurous repertoire ...
Canyon Theater at the Boulder Public Library
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
November 23, 2 PM November 24, 2 PM November 24, 7 PM November 25, 2 PM Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Boulder Ballet Boulder Children’s Chorale Gary Lewis, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY  The Nutcracker, Op. 71 This Thanksgiving weekend, the curtain rises for America’s favorite ballet, brought to life by Boulder Ballet, the Boulder ...
Macky Auditorum
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
November 23, 2 PM November 24, 2 PM November 24, 7 PM November 25, 2 PM Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Boulder Ballet Boulder Children’s Chorale Gary Lewis, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY  The Nutcracker, Op. 71 This Thanksgiving weekend, the curtain rises for America’s favorite ballet, brought to life by Boulder Ballet, the Boulder ...
Macky Auditorum
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
November 23, 2 PM November 24, 2 PM November 24, 7 PM November 25, 2 PM Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Boulder Ballet Boulder Children’s Chorale Gary Lewis, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY  The Nutcracker, Op. 71 This Thanksgiving weekend, the curtain rises for America’s favorite ballet, brought to life by Boulder Ballet, the Boulder ...
Macky Auditorum
Nov 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
November 23, 2 PM November 24, 2 PM November 24, 7 PM November 25, 2 PM Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Boulder Ballet Boulder Children’s Chorale Gary Lewis, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY  The Nutcracker, Op. 71 This Thanksgiving weekend, the curtain rises for America’s favorite ballet, brought to life by Boulder Ballet, the Boulder ...
Macky Auditorum
Jan 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor BORODIN  In the Steppes of Central Asia RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 1 Garrick Ohlsson, piano PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 We’re thrilled to welcome legendary pianist Garrick Ohlsson back to Boulder after many years to play Rachmaninoff’s exciting Piano Concerto No. 1. Living in the ...
Macky Auditorum
2:00 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor BORODIN  In the Steppes of Central Asia RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 1 Garrick Ohlsson, piano PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5 We’re thrilled to welcome legendary pianist Garrick Ohlsson back to Boulder after many years to play Rachmaninoff’s exciting Piano Concerto No. 1. Living in the ...
Pinnacle Performing Arts Complex
7:30 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor O’CONNOR Strings and Threads BARBER Knoxville, Summer of 1915 MAHLER Symphony No. 4 Mary Wilson, soprano The wonder and wisdom of childhood imbues both Barber’s nostalgic reverie and Mahler’s sublime evocation of Heaven. Fiddle virtuoso Mark O’Connor’s Strings and Threads connects to Knoxville’s Appalachian ...
Macky Auditorum
7:30 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor KUSTER Dune Acres ELGAR Cello Concerto Astrid Schween, cello BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4 Beethoven’s energetic Symphony No. 4 anchors a program both familiar and fresh. The newest member of the famed Juilliard String Quartet, cellist Astrid Schween, joins us for Elgar’s dramatically intense Cello ...
Macky Auditorum
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Gary Lewis, conductor A visually stunning, multimedia concert with montages of clips and music from Toy Story, Finding Nemo, A Bug’s Life, The Incredibles, Brave & more. HB Woodsongs will offer an instrument petting zoo in the lobby. Fun for all ages! RANDY NEWMAN Toy Story, A Bug’s ...
Macky Auditorum
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9, “From the New World” BOYER Ellis Island: The Dream of America with actors and projected images The hope of new beginnings and wide-open possibilities animates Peter Boyer’s Grammy-nominated Ellis Island, recently featured on PBS’ Great Performances series. Emerging from the ...
Macky Auditorum
May 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
  Join the Boulder Phil with conductor Brent Havens, vocalist Tony Vincent and a full rock band on this symphonic odyssey by Windborne Music featuring David Bowie’s top hits: Space Oddity, Changes, Under Pressure, Heroes, China Girl, Fame, Let’s Dance and more!   NEW! 3-CONCERT POPS SERIES Choose all 3 ...
Macky Auditorum