TICKETS FOR ST. LOUIS SYMPHONY LIVE AT THE PULITZER ARE ON-SALE NOW


Collaboration with the Pulitzer Arts Foundation aimed at exploring music, art, and architecture begins its 15th season

(August 22, 2017, ST. LOUIS, MO) – Today, the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, in partnership with the Pulitzer Arts Foundation, announced that tickets for St. Louis Symphony Live at the Pulitzerare on-sale now. The 15thseason of the series will offer contemporary classical works, carefully selected by the SLSO, which complement the Pulitzer’s exhibitions. Each concert is performed in the intimate setting of the Pulitzer’s main gallery, highlighting the museum’s celebrated Tadao Ando-designed building and providing a direct experience with art.

The 2017-2018 season will feature guest curators for the first time in the history of the concert series. Pianist Peter Henderson will curate the October 4, February 27, and February 28 programs, and Resident Conductor of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Gemma New will curate the January 30, January 31, and April 11 programs. 

A subscription to St. Louis Symphony Live at the Pulitzer, which includes four concerts, costs $74. Single tickets are $23. Subscriptions and single tickets are on-sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 314-534-1700 or visit www.slso.org.

 

October 4, 2017, 7:30pm

Exhibition: Blue Black                                                                                   

Peter Henderson, piano

KARLHEINZ STOCKHAUSEN     Klavierstück IX (1954-55, rev. 1961)

STEVE REICH     Come Out (1966)

MICHAEL JOHANSON     Rhapsody (1988)

JULIUS EASTMAN     Second Movement from Piano 2 (1986)

FRED ONOVWEROSUOKE Five Kaleidoscopes (2013)

 

January 30 & 31, 2018, 7:30pm
February 27 & 28, 2018, 7:30pm
Exhibition: Living Proof: The Art of Japanese Draftsmanship in the 19th Century

April 11, 2018, 7:30pm
Exhibition: Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma                                                                                                                                                                

*Programs for St. Louis Symphony Live at the Pulitzer during the Living Proof and Mona Hatoum exhibitions will be announced at a future date.

 

About the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra                                                                   

Founded in 1880 and now in its 137th season, the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra is the second-oldest orchestra in the country and widely considered one of the world’s finest. Under the leadership of Music Director David Robertson, currently in his 12th season, the SLSO strives for artistic excellence, educational impact and community connection while meeting its mission statement: enriching people’s lives through the power of music. The SLSO presents a full season of classical programs and Live at Powell Hall concerts and hundreds of free education and community programs each year. Media partners include St. Louis Public Radio, 90.7 –KWMU, which broadcasts the SLSO’s Saturday night subscription concerts live + The Nine Network, which regularly features SLSO performances on its Night at the Symphonyprogram. In addition, the SLSO is known for its Grammy Award-winning recordings, Carnegie Hall appearances, national and international tours, innovative programming and extensive community engagement initiatives. www.slso.org

About the Pulitzer Arts Foundation

The Pulitzer Arts Foundation believes in the power of direct experiences with art. The museum presents historic and contemporary art in dynamic interplay with its celebrated Tadao Ando building, offering unexpected experiences and inspiring new perspectives. Valuing close looking and civic engagement, the Pulitzer is a place for contemplation and exchange that brings art and people together. Located in the Grand Arts District in St. Louis, Missouri, the Pulitzer is free and open to the public between 10am-5pm on Wednesday through Saturday, with evening hours until 8pm on Thursday and Friday. For more information, visit www.pulitzerarts.org or call 314-754-1850.