St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
2022/2023 Season Calendar


The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra will perform the following concerts in the 2021/2022 season. Unless otherwise noted, all concerts will take place at Powell Hall, 718 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63103.

Updated November 28, 2022

Forest Park Concert
Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 7:00pm
Art Hill in Forest Park, 35 Fine Arts Drive, St. Louis MO 63110

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Tom Baynham, baritone
Raquel González, soprano (SLSO debut)

John Stafford SMITH (arr. Sousa/Damrosch) The Star-Spangled Banner
J. Rosamond JOHNSON (arr. Smith) "Lift Every Voice and Sing"
John WILLIAMS The Mission Theme
Emmanuel CHABRIER España
Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Edvard GRIEG "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Gioachino ROSSINI Excerpt from William Tell Overture
Scott JOPLIN The Entertainer
Giacomo PUCCINI "Vissi d'arte" from Tosca
Modest MUSSORGSKY (orch. Ravel) "Great Gate of Kiev" from Pictures at an Exhibition
Astor PIAZZOLLA "Libertango"
Arturo MÁRQUEZ Conga del Fuego Nuevo
John WILLIAMS "Main Title" from Star Wars
John Philip SOUSA The Stars and Stripes Forever

This concert is performed in memory of Mary Ann Lee.


Opening Weekend
Saturday, September 17, 2022, 8:00pm
Sunday, September 18, 2022, 3:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Nathalie Joachim, vocals (SLSO debut)

Jacques IBERT Escales
Nathalie JOACHIM Fanm d'Ayiti (Women of Haiti) (First SLSO performances)
Antonín DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 8


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 in Concert
Friday, September 23, 2022, 7:00pm
Saturday, September 24, 2022, 7:00pm
Sunday, September 25, 2022, 2:00pm

Justin Freer, conductor

Alexandre DESPLAT Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2


Stéphane Conducts Mahler
Friday, September 30, 2022, 7:30pm
Saturday, October 1, 2022, 8:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Kelley O'Connor, mezzo-soprano
Clay Hilley, tenor (SLSO debut)

Tōru TAKEMITSU Night Signal (First SLSO performances)
Qigang CHEN L'Éloignement (First SLSO performances)
Gustav MAHLER Das Lied von der Erde

These concerts are presented by the Thomas A. Kooyumjian Family Foundation.
Kelley O'Connor's performance is supported by the Sarah Bryan Miller Fund.


A Little Sondheim Music: The Muny and SLSO Celebrate Stephen Sondheim
Sunday, October 2, 2022, 3:00pm

Ben Whiteley, conductor
Ben Davis, vocals
Bryonha Parham, vocals
Matthew Scott, vocals
Emily Skinner, vocals
Elizabeth Stanley, vocals
With a special appearance by Ken Page

Repertoire and additional artists announced at a later date.


EXTRA CREDIT On Stage
Friday, October 7, 2022, 7:00pm

Norman Huynh, conductor

Gustav HOLST "Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity" from The Planets
Antonín DVOŘÁK "Largo" from Symphony No. 9, "From the New World"
Modest MUSSORGSKY (orch. Ravel) Selections from Pictures at an Exhibition

SLSO musicians share the stage with music educators in this free community concert. RSVPs are requested.


Pictures at an Exhibition
Friday, October 7, 2022, 10:30am*
Saturday, October 8, 2022, 8:00pm

Jonathon Heyward, conductor (SLSO debut)
Hannah Ji, violin

Kaija SAARIAHO Ciel d'hiver (Winter Sky) (First SLSO performances)
Joseph BOLOGNE Violin Concerto No. 2 (First SLSO performances)
Modest MUSSORGSKY (orch. Maurice Ravel) Pictures at an Exhibition

*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


Family Concert: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Sunday, October 9, 2022, 3:00pm

Norman Huynh, conductor
Michael Boudewyns, narrator
Really Inventive Stuff, artists

Benjamin BRITTEN Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Jessie MONTGOMERY Strum
Leonard BERNSTEIN "Mambo" from West Side Story
John WILLIAMS Superman March

SLSO Education Programs SLSO Education Programs are presented by the Steward Family Foundation and World Wide Technology.  


Live at the Pulitzer
Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 7:30pm
Pulitzer Arts Foundation, 3716 Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108

Celeste Golden, violin
Janet Carpenter, violin
Chris Tantillo, viola
Elizabeth Chung, cello

David LANG Little Eye (First SLSO performance)
Danny CLAY Humming Song (First SLSO performance)
Joan TOWER Simply Purple (First SLSO performance)
Angélica NEGRÓN Marejada (First SLSO performance)
Christopher CERRONE Can't and Won't (First SLSO performance)


Crafted: Kahane and Copland's Appalachian Spring
Friday, October 14, 2022, 6:30pm

Norman Huynh, conductor
Gabriel Kahane, piano and vocals

Program to include:
Aaron COPLAND Appalachian Spring Suite
Gabriel KAHANE Selections from Magnificent Bird (First SLSO performance)
Gabriel KAHANE Selections from Book of Travelers (First SLSO performance)

Doors open at 5:00pm for this happy-hour concert.


Rachmaninoff's Second Piano Concerto
Saturday, October 15, 2022, 8:00pm
Sunday, October 16, 2022, 3:00pm

Hannu Lintu, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano

Sergei RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 2
John CORIGLIANO Symphony No. 1


Stéphane Conducts Poulenc
Friday, October 21, 2022, 7:30pm
Saturday, October 22, 2022, 8:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Jeanine De Bique, soprano (SLSO debut)
St. Louis Symphony Chorus | Scott Allen Jarrett, guest director

Reena ESMAIL Testament (from Vishwas) (First SLSO performances)
Florent SCHMITT The Tragedy of Salome Suite
Francis POULENC Stabat Mater (First SLSO performances)
Francis POULENC Final Scene from Dialogues of the Carmelites (First SLSO performances)


SLSO On the Go at the University of Missouri
Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 7:00pm
Jesse Hall Auditorium, University of Missouri
203 S. Ninth St., Columbia, Missouri 65211

Tong Chen, conductor
Thomas Jöstlein, horn

W.A. MOZART Le nozze di Figaro Overture
Richard STRAUSS Horn Concerto No. 2
Antonín DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 8


Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto
Friday, October 28, 2022, 10:30am*
Saturday, October 29, 2022, 8:00pm

Thomas Søndergård, conductor (SLSO debut)
Stephen Hough, piano

Anatoly LIADOV The Enchanted Lake
Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1
Sergei PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 7

*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


Psycho in Concert
Sunday, October 30, 2022, 7:00pm

Ron Spigelman, conductor

Bernard HERRMANN Psycho


Jurassic Park in Concert
Friday, November 4, 2022, 7:00pm
Saturday, November 5, 2022, 7:00pm
Sunday, November 6, 2022, 2:00pm

Norman Huynh, conductor

John WILLIAMS Jurassic Park


Beethoven's Fourth Symphony
Friday, November 11, 2022, 10:30am*
Saturday, November 12, 2022, 8:00pm

John Storgårds, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin

Jean SIBELIUS Night Ride and Sunrise (First SLSO performances)
Helen GRIME Violin Concerto (U.S. premiere)
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 4

These concerts are presented by the Thomas A. Kooyumjian Family Foundation.
*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra
Sunday, November 13, 2022, 3:00pm

Norman Huynh, conductor

Emmanuel CHABRIER                    España
Antonín DVOŘÁK                          Suite in A major, “American”
Elena KATS-CHERNIN                    Dance of the Paper Umbrellas
Igor STRAVINSKY                          The Firebird Suite (1919 version)


 

Live at the Pulitzer
Tuesday, November 15, 2022, 7:30pm
Pulitzer Arts Foundation, 3716 Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108

Andrea Jarrett, violin
Alejandro Valdepeñas, viola
Yin Xiong, cello
Peter Henderson, Hammond organ

Peter SCULTHORPE                       Alone (First SLSO performance)
Hollis TAYLOR (Jon Rose, co-composer) Humming Song (First SLSO performance)
Deborah CHEETHAM                     Permit Me (First SLSO performance)
Thomas MEADOWCROFT              More beautiful discourse (First SLSO performance)


The Planets
Friday, November 18, 2022, 7:30pm
Saturday, November 19, 2022, 8:00pm
Sunday, November 20, 2022, 3:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Members of the St. Louis Symphony Chorus | Kevin McBeth, guest director

Guillaume CONNESSON Astéria (World premiere)
Nokuthula NGWENYAMA Primal Message (First SLSO performances)
James LEE III Sukkot through Orion's Nebula (First SLSO performances)
Gustav HOLST The Planets


Pines of Rome
Saturday, November 26, 2022, 8:00pm
Sunday, November 27, 2022, 3:00pm

Xian Zhang, conductor (SLSO debut)
George Li, piano (SLSO debut)

Gioacchino ROSSINI Overture to L'Italiana in Algeri
Sergei RACHMANINOFF Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Ottorino RESPIGHI Fountains of Rome
Ottorino RESPIGHI Pines of Rome


Handel's Messiah
Friday, December 2, 2022, 7:30pm
Saturday, December 3, 2022, 8:00pm
Sunday, December 4, 2022, 3:00pm

Laurence Cummings, conductor (SLSO debut)
Amanda Forsythe, soprano (SLSO debut)
Key'mon Murrah, countertenor (SLSO debut)
John Matthew Myers, tenor (SLSO debut)
Jonathon Adams, baritone (SLSO debut)
St. Louis Symphony Chorus | Patrick Dupré Quigley, guest director

George Frideric HANDEL Messiah

These concerts are presented by the Thomas A. Kooyumjian Family Foundation.


Big Band Holidays: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
Monday, December 5, 2022, 7:30pm

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
Samara Joy, vocals

Repertoire announced from the stage. This performance does not feature the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra.


All Mozart
Friday, December 9, 2022, 10:30am*
Saturday, December 10, 2022, 8:00pm
Sunday, December 11, 2022, 3:00pm

Jane Glover, conductor
David Halen, violin

W.A. MOZART Symphony No. 36, K. 425, "Linz"
W.A. MOZART Violin Concerto No. 4, K. 218
W.A. MOZART Symphony No. 38, K. 504, "Prague"

These concerts are presented by the Thomas A. Kooyumjian Family Foundation.
*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


A Gospel Christmas
Thursday, December 15, 2022, 7:30pm

Kevin McBeth, conductor
Shélea, vocals (SLSO debut)
St. Louis Symphony IN UNISON Chorus | Kevin McBeth, director

Paul David WILSON (arr. Warren/Jackson/Kibble/Hey/Chinn) "Hallelujah" from Handel's Messiah: A Soulful Celebration
TRADITIONAL (arr. Goss/Lawrence) Overture of Joy (A Christmas Melody)
VARIOUS (arr. Speck/Parton) "Celebrate, Rejoice"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Carter/orch. Gill) "Mary Had A Baby"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Thomas) "Beautiful City"
Franz GRUBER (arr. Tyzik) "Silent Night"
VARIOUS (arr. Ferrando/orch. Fernandez) "Ave Maria/O Holy Night"
Mel TORMÉ "The Christmas Song"
Sheléa FRAZIER (arr. Ferrando/orch. Fernandez) "Don't Wanna Wait 'Til Christmas"
Michael LAWRENCE Carol of Christmas
Camille SAINT-SAËNS (arr. Wilson/Ehret) "Praise Ye, the Lord of Hosts" from the Christmas Oratorio
TRADITIONAL (arr. McElroy/Joubert/Red) "What Child Is This?"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Knight) "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen"
Kirk FRANKLIN (arr. Williamson/orch. Gill) "Silver and Gold"
Hugh MARTIN (arr. Gold) "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"
Vince GUARALDI (arr. Ferrando/orch. Fernandez) "Christmas Time In Here"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Ferrando/orch. Fernandez) "The First Noel"
G.F. HANDEL (arr. Warrn/orch. Maness) "Joy to the World"

IN UNISON is supported by Bayer Fund.


Mercy Holiday Celebration at Powell Hall
Friday, December 16, 2022, at 2:00pm
Friday, December 16, 2022, at 7:30pm
Saturday, December 17, 2022, at 2:00pm
Saturday, December 17, 2022, at 7:30pm
Sunday, December 18, 2022, at 2:00pm

Byron Stripling | conductor, trumpet, and vocals
Mamie Parris, vocals
Bobby Floyd, piano and Hammond organ
Reggie Jackson, drum set

Paul O'NEILL (arr. Phillips) Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24
TRADITIONAL (arr. Robinson) "What Child Is This?"
J. Fred COOTS (trans. Payne) "Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town"
Emile WALDTEUFEL (arr. Tyzik) The Skater's Overture
TRADITIONAL (arr. Tyzik) "O Come All Ye Faithful"
Byron STRIPLING "This Christmas"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Tyzik) "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Mackrel) "Go Tell It on the Mountain"
Felix MENDELSSOHN (arr. Tyzik) "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"
HALDEMAN "Here Comes Santa Claus"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Finkel/Cook) "I Have a Little Dreidel"
Leroy ANDERSON Sleigh Ride
J.H. HOPKINS (arr. Tyzik) "We Three Kings"
Adolphe ADAM (arr. Grimes) "O Holy Night!"
Irving BERLIN (arr. Payne) "White Christmas"
VARIOUS (arr. Grimes) Holiday Medley
Lowell MASON (arr. Cook) "Joy to the World"


Mercy Holiday Celebration at Lindenwood University
Tuesday, December 20, 2022, at 7:30pm
Wednesday, December 21, 2022, at 7:30pm
J. Scheidegger Center for Performing Arts, 2300 W. Clay, St. Charles, Missouri 63301

Byron Stripling | conductor, trumpet, and vocals
Mamie Parris, vocals
Bobby Floyd, piano and Hammond organ
Reggie Jackson, drum set

Repertoire repeated from December 16-18 concerts.


Home Alone in Concert
Thursday, December 22, 2022, 7:00pm
Friday, December 23, 2022, 7:00pm

Norman Huynh, conductor

John WILLIAMS Home Alone


Elf in Concert
Thursday, December 29, 2022, 7:00pm
Friday, December 30, 2022, 7:00pm

John Debney, conductor

John DEBNEY Elf


New Year's Eve Celebration
Saturday, December 31, 2022, 2:00pm
Saturday, December 31, 2022, 7:30pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor

Repertoire and additional artists announced at a later date.


Ravel's Piano Concerto in G
Saturday, January 14, 2023, 10:30am*
Saturday, January 14, 2023, 8:00pm

Cristian Măcelaru, conductor
Alice Sara Ott, piano (SLSO debut)

Camille SAINT-SAËNS (arr. Măcelaru) Symphonic Tableau after La foi (First SLSO performances)
Maurice RAVEL Piano Concerto in G
Dmitri SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 1

*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, January 16, 2023, 7:30pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Kevin McBeth, conductor
Members of the St. Louis Symphony Chorus
Members of the St. Louis Symphony IN UNISON Chorus | Kevin McBeth, director

Rollo DILWORTH Freedom's Plow
Michael ABELS Outburst
William Steffe (arr. Wilhousky) "Battle Hymn of the Republic"
André THOMAS (orch. Elhai) "I Dream a World"
Florence PRICE (arr. Hosoi) Adoration
Adam MANESS "What We Need" from Divides That Bind
Adolphus HAILSTORK Epitaph for a Man Who Dreamed
George N. ALLEN (arr. Ringwald) "Precious Lord, Take My Hand"
J. Rosamund JOHNSON (arr. Carter) "Lift Every Voice and Sing"

RSVPs are requested for this free community concert.

IN UNISON is supported by Bayer Fund.


Grimaud Plays Brahms
Saturday, January 21, 2023, 8:00pm
Sunday, January 22, 2023, 3:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Hélène Grimaud, piano

Detlev GLANERT Weites Land (Open Land) (First SLSO performances)
Kevin PUTS Concerto for Orchestra (World premiere | SLSO commission)*
Johannes BRAHMS Piano Concerto No. 1

*Commissioned by the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, the Minnesota Orchestra, and the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, with the generous support of Joseph and Bette Hirsch and Jeff and Deborah Pierce.


Bernstein and Sibelius
Saturday, January 28, 2023, 8:00pm
Sunday, January 29, 2023, 3:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

James LEE III Visions of Cahokia (World premiere | SLSO commission)
Leonard BERNSTEIN Serenade (after Plato's Symposium)
Jean SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2


Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert
Friday, February 3, 2023, 7:00pm
Saturday, February 4, 2023, 7:00pm
Sunday, February 5, 2023, 2:00pm

Norman Huynh, conductor

John WILLIAMS Star Wars: The Force Awakens


Tchaikovsky and MacMillan
Friday, February 10, 2023, 7:30pm
Saturday, February 11, 2023, 8:00pm

Sir James MacMillan, conductor (SLSO debut)
Nicola Benedetti, violin (SLSO debut)
Cally Banham, English horn

Nikolai RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Russian Easter Overture
James MacMILLAN Violin Concerto No. 2 (First SLSO performances)
James MacMILLAN The World's Ransoming (First SLSO performances)
Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY Francesca da Rimini


Crafted: Debussy and Ravel
Friday, February 17, 2023, 6:30pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor

Claude DEBUSSY Ibéria
Maurice RAVEL La Valse

Doors open at 5:00pm for this happy-hour concert.


Debussy, Ravel, and Marsalis
Saturday, February 18, 2023, 10:30am*
Sunday, February 19, 2023, 3:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violin

Claude DEBUSSY Scottish March on a Popular Theme
Wynton MARSALIS Violin Concerto (First SLSO performances)
Claude DEBUSSY Ibéria
Maurice RAVEL La Valse

*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


Lift Every Voice: A Black History Month Celebration
Friday, February 24, 2023, 7:30pm

Kevin McBeth, conductor
St. Louis Symphony IN UNISON Chorus | Kevin McBeth, director

Repertoire and additional artists announced at a later date.

IN UNISON is supported by Bayer Fund.


The Music of the Rolling Stones
Saturday, February 25, 2023, 7:30pm 

Brent Havens, conductor

Repertoire and additional artists announced at a later date.


Family Concert: Music Without Boundaries
Sunday, February 26, 2023, 3:00pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor
Matthew Henry and the UMSL Percussion ensemble, percussion
Amir Salisevic, accordion
Rulin Olivia Zhang, erhu (Chinese violin) (SLSO debut)

William Grant STILL "Moderately" from Symphony No. 3, The Sunday Symphony
TRADITIONAL "fanga alafia"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Maness) "Saran Kenyi"
TRADITIONAL (arr. Woehr) "Hold My Life"
Yaoxing CHEN The Galloping Battle Horses
Arturo MÁRQUEZ Danzón No. 2 for Orchestra

SLSO Education Programs SLSO Education Programs are presented by the Steward Family Foundation and World Wide Technology.  


Schumann's "Rhenish" Symphony
Friday, March 3, 2023, 7:30pm
Saturday, March 4, 2023, 10:30am*

Stephanie Childress, conductor
Peter Henderson, piano

Oswald HUỲNH Gia Đình (First SLSO performances)
Joseph HAYDN Keyboard Concerto No. 11, Hob. XVIII (First SLSO performances)
Robert SCHUMANN Symphony No. 3, "Rhenish"

*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


Beethoven and Mendelssohn
Friday, March 10, 2023, 7:30pm
Saturday, March 11, 2023, 8:00pm

Nicholas McGegan, conductor
St. Louis Symphony Chorus

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN Selections from Egmont
Felix MENDELSSOHN The First Walpurgis Night (First SLSO performances)

Additional artists announced at a later date.


Indigo Girls
Sunday, March 12, 2023, 7:00pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor
Indigo Girls, vocals and guitar

Repertoire announced from the stage. This concert was rescheduled from May 2022.


Rachmaninoff's Symphonic Dances
Thursday, March 16, 2023, 7:30pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Vikingur Ólafsson, piano

Sergei PROKOFIEV The Love for Three Oranges Suite
Edvard GRIEG Piano Concerto
Sergei RACHMANINOFF Symphonic Dances


St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra
Sunday, March 19, 2023, 3:00pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor

Claude DEBUSSY Prelude to the AFternoon of a Faun
Dmitri SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5

Additional artists and repertoire announced at a later date.


Béla Fleck's My Bluegrass Heart
Friday, March 31, 2022, 7:30pm

Béla Fleck, banjo and vocals 

Repertoire announced from the stage. This performance does not feature the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra.


Crafted: Elgar's Enigma Variations
Friday, April 14, 6:30pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor

Edward ELGAR Enigma Variations

Doors open at 5:00pm for this happy-hour concert.


Elgar's Enigma Variations
Saturday, April 15, 2023, 8:00pm
Sunday, April 16, 2023, 3:00pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor
Lise de la Salle, piano (SLSO debut)

Samuel BARBER Essay No. 2
Frédéric CHOPIN Piano Concerto No. 2
Edward ELGAR Enigma Variations


Slatkin Conducts Strauss
Saturday, April 22, 2023, 10:30am*
Sunday, April 23, 2023, 3:00pm

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Joshua Roman, cello (SLSO debut)
Beth Guterman Chu, viola

Emmanuel CHABRIER España
Richard STRAUSS Don Quixote
Mason BATES Anthology of Fantastic Zoology (First SLSO performances)

*Refreshments courtesy of Kaldi's Coffee and Eddie's Southtown Donuts. Shuttle service available from Plaza Frontenac.


The Rite of Spring
Saturday, April 29, 2023, 8:00pm
Sunday, April 30, 2023, 3:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Piotr Anderszewski, piano

Gabriela Lena FRANK Apu (First SLSO performances)
Béla BARTÓK Piano Concerto No. 3
Igor STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring


Damnation of Faust
Friday, May 5, 2023, 7:30pm
Saturday, May 6, 2023, 8:00pm

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Isabel Leonard, soprano | Marguerite
Michael Spyres, tenor | Faust (SLSO debut)
John Relyea, bass | Méphistophélès
St. Louis Symphony Chorus
The St. Louis Children's Choirs | Barbara Berner, artistic director

Hector BERLIOZ The Damnation of Faust


Family Concert: Powell Hall Playlist
Sunday, May 7, 2023, 3:00pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor

Repertoire and artists announced at a later date.

SLSO Education Programs SLSO Education Programs are presented by the Steward Family Foundation and World Wide Technology.  


Marvel Studios' Black Panther in Concert
Friday, May 12, 2023, 7:00pm
Saturday, May 13, 2023, 2:00pm
Saturday, May 13, 2023, 7:00pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor
Massamba Diop, talking drum (SLSO debut)

Ludwig GÖRANSSON Black Panther


St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra
Sunday, May 14, 2023, 3:00pm

Stephanie Childress, conductor

Repertoire announced at a later date.