Season Tickets go on sale Monday, April 3, 2017.
I Love A Piano with Tony DeSare*
9.16.2017 • 7:30 p.m. • Columbus North Erne Auditorium
Johnson Distinguished Guest Artist. Offering a fresh take on old school class, jazz crooner and piano man Tony DeSare honors ultimate pop piano mainstays like Billy Joel, Elton John, Prince, the Bee Gees, Bruce Springsteen, and others live in concert.
Celebrating the Reformation: 500th Anniversary
10.28.2017 • 7:30 p.m. • Columbus North Erne Auditorium
Celebrate the musical impact of the Reformation with a massed choir including the Philharmonic Chorus and area church choirs performing Dan Forrest’s setting of A Mighty Fortress is Our God.
Stand and Shout!
11.11.2017 • 7:30 p.m. • Columbus North Erne Auditorium
First trained at the young age of size, Brazilian-born cellist Leonardo Altino performs Dvorak’s rhapsodic Cello Concerto, one of the greatest ever written for cello. This timeless classic is complemented by Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5.
Home for the Holidays with Marja Harmon*
12.09.2017 • 3:00 and 7:30 p.m. • Columbus North Erne Auditorium
Broadway veteran and Columbus native Marja Harmon celebrates her homecoming with holiday favorites. Afternoon matinee show is designed for families and children with a special appearance by Santa Claus!
All for Love
2.3.2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Columbus North Erne Auditorium
Fall in love with violinist Ariel Horowitz and soprano Cathy Rund as the pair celebrates the music of love with songs like My Funny Valentine and Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise. The orchestra enchants the audience with expressive vocal melodies in a staged version of Ravel’s Bolero.
4.7.2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Columbus North Erne Auditorium
Hum along with Beethoven’s famous, jolting first four notes in one of the most influential pieces of music ever written – Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. The Anderson University Chorale joins the Philharmonic Chorus for Brahms’ Triumphlied which includes a Hallelujah Chorus.
Sean Chen Plays Brahms
4.28.2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Columbus North Erne Auditorium
With the spaciousness of a symphony, the drama of an opera, the intimacy of a lullaby, and the intertwining raptures of a love song, pianist Sean Chen masters Brahms’ Piano Concert No. 2 with extraordinary immediacy and power.
5.25.2018 • 7 p.m. • Courthouse Lawn
This free, outdoor pops concert is performed on the grounds of the Bartholomew County Veterans memorial. Join the Philharmonic for a patriotic salute to honor those who have served and are serving in the United States Armed Forces.
*Indicates premium concerts