Whether you’re looking for the best in classical music or a casual night out at the Symphony, discover something new with a curated series! Each series is hand selected and carefully crafted so you can sit back and enjoy a full season of musical experiences.< SEASON HIGHLIGHTS
Timeless themes and contemporary classics. Virtuosic soloists and sublime symphonic moments. Find inspiration at the Delta Airlines Masterworks Season.Calendar
The big band sounds of the Count Basie Orchestra. The creativity of the legendary Quincy Jones. The Seattle Pops series features all this and more.Calendar
Baroque & Wine
These musical delights from the decadent Baroque era are as pleasing on the palate as the wines poured at each pre-concert wine tasting.Calendar
The In Recital series lets audiences get up close and personal with the world’s most acclaimed musicians in the acoustically superb Benaroya Hall.Calendar
These short, no intermission concerts are filled with the most popular works from the symphonic repertoire with engaging insights and wit from host and Seattle Symphony bass Jonathan Green.Calendar
The critically acclaimed [untitled] series explores new and contemporary works — all in the informal atmosphere of the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby.Calendar
Hear the talented musicians of the Seattle Symphony and star guests as they perform chamber works in the intimate Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall.Calendar
From timeless musical stories to holiday favorites, Family Concerts will delight and spark your imagination throughout the year.Calendar
Tiny Tots Concerts
Seattle Symphony musicians share their favorite stories, songs and musical games in a series that introduces your youngest listeners to the instruments of the orchestra.Calendar
2019–2020 Season Highlights
Welcome to an exciting and wondrous season of music marked by the introduction of our new music director Thomas Dausgaard on one end and a joyous three-week celebration of Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday on the other.
Meet Thomas Dausgaard
The great rhythm of our city is change, propelling us ever forward with energy and purpose. And so, with an enthusiastic embrace of the future, we welcome Thomas Dausgaard as our new music director.
The 2019–2020 season welcomes the world’s most acclaimed musicians to Seattle. Lang Lang, Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Chick Corea, Itzhak Perlman and many others visit the acoustically superb Benaroya Hall
Premieres & New Music
Be among the first in the world to hear music by some of today’s most forward-thinking artists, including nine world premieres. Discover music by John Adams, Anna Clyne, Reena Esmail, Daniel Kidane, Janice Giteck, Elena Langer, Hannah Lash, Olga Neuwirth and Composer in Residence Tyshawn Sorey.
From the glamour of Opening Night to New Year’s Eve with Meow Meow, enjoy one-of-a-kind events throughout the season! Dive deep into the music of Quincy Jones and John Williams; relive the magic of Bugs Bunny at the Symphony; or be swept away by Rachmaninov’s unforgettable melodies during Rach Fest in May 2020.