Music Director Laura Jackson will talk about programming and commissioning for a symphony orchestra. How does a music director choose what to play, and how does an orchestra choose a director?Find out more »
BUGLI Home Means Nevada
ZHOU Tian "Transcend" Reno Phil Commission Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad
DVORAK Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, op. 95 "From the New World"
Join the Reno Phil in celebration of the American West. Hear the unveiling of Grammy-nominated composer Zhou Tian's commissioned work, inspired by the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad - which united the nation and gave new life to the city of Elko. The orchestra will also perform the New World Symphony, garnering its name because Czech composer Dvorak wrote it during the 1890s when exploring the U.S.Find out more »
Pops on the River
A NIGHT AT WOODSTOCK
Take a trip back in time to New York’s Catskill Mountains, circa 1969, as Pops on the River presents A Night at Woodstock. Throw on your best tie-dyed shirt and join the Reno Phil Orchestra and guest vocalists as they celebrate the 50th anniversary of the seminal music festival. You will hear songs made famous by Janis Joplin, The Who, Jimi Hendrix, Santana and more. Pops on the River is a fundraising event featuring a costume contest, raffle and unforgettable concert. Tables & tickets available February 15, 2019.Find out more »