Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Macky Auditorium
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, ...
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – Nov 25 @ 4:00 pm Macky Auditorium
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Boulder Ballet Boulder Children’s Chorale Gary Lewis, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY  The Nutcracker, Op. 71 The curtain rises for America’s favorite ballet, brought to life by Boulder Ballet, the Boulder Phil and the Boulder Children’s Chorale. Catch the magic of this thrilling and heart-warming spectacle, all performed to Tchaikovsky’s ...
Jan 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Macky Auditorium
Note:  This concert will also be performed on Sunday, January 20, 2 PM at Pinnacle PAC  |  more info 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 With a world-class career spanning four ...
Jan 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Pinnacle Performing Arts Complex
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 With a world-class career spanning four decades, Garrick Ohlsson has been described as “producing a sound so lush it glistens.” We’re thrilled to welcome legendary ...
Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Macky Auditorium
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor O’CONNOR Strings and Threads Charles Wetherbee, violin 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 ...
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Macky Auditorium
About Discovery Concert 2019 Music and architecture have many things in common – rhythm, texture, harmony, proportion, dynamics – and composers and architects throughout the ages have often approached their work in similar ways. Join us for the 2019 Discovery Concert as the Boulder Philharmonic and special guests explore the ...
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Macky Auditorium
Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Michael Butterman, conductor KUSTER Dune Acres (Colorado premiere) 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 ...
Mar 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Pinnacle Performing Arts Complex
Build It! takes families on a memorable tour of the orchestra in an fun, interactive format. Join Maestro Michael Butterman and the Boulder Phil for this free one-hour concert featuring music by Bach, Britten and more. Expand your musical horizons by exploring the many things that music and architecture have ...
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Macky Auditorium
  Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra Gary Lewis, conductor A visually stunning, live orchestra, multimedia concert with your favorite moments from Toy Story, Coco, The Incredibles, Finding Nemo, A Bug’s Life & more! These great film scores have won 10 Grammys and 3 Academy Awards, and have received 10 Oscar nominations. “Two ...
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Lee Hill Drive Wineries
Two players + two wineries + 1 brewery = one exceptional evening! Bookcliff Vineyards, Settembre Cellars, and Upslope Brewing Company will each host a pairing of music, delicious bites from Three Leaf Concepts, and handcrafted wine and beer―and you will experience all of them at this multi-sensory pairing event featuring Boulder Phil ...
Apr 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Boulder Marriott
  Imagine pop, rock, and metal played by a virtuosic string quartet. Now meet Boulder Philharmonic musicians play music you definitely know in a way you have never heard before at this happy hour hosted at the Boulder Marriott bar. Tickets include one free drink. Music-themed happy hour menu items ...
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Boulder Marriott
Grammy-nominated composer Peter Boyer is coming to town for the Boulder Phil’s performance of his work Ellis Island: The Dream of America and he will be joining us for tea and conversation about his work. Boyer is one of the most frequently performed American orchestral composers of his generation. His ...
Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Home of Susan Olenwine and Frank Palermo
Experience an evening of fantastic Latin piano music, featuring Aldo López Gavilán. Gavilán represents both the classical and jazz worlds as a soloist, collaborator, and composer of energizing works. Discover the passionate, fiery intricacy of this music and engage in conversation with this internationally acclaimed musician. Support your Phil and ...
Nov 9 @ 5:30 pm Boulder JCC
Boulder knows how to PLAY! Join us at Boulder’s finest venue on November 9 to celebrate all the fun things we specialize in here. Well, maybe not all…but close! Stroll inside and find Pearl Street’s famous buskers, restaurants, and shopping Taste the wares of local distillers and craft brewers and enjoy people ...
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Home of Ewa Borowska and Christopher Usher
Join us for a recital with internationally renowned cellist Zuill Bailey, celebrated for his technical skill and artistry as well as his engaging personality. Bailey has been described as “playing with a passion unparalleled to almost any performer.” Join this captivating cellist and enjoy a night of enchanting melodies and ...