2020-2021 Season Tickets

Don't Miss A Note of Our 2020-2021 Season

Maestro Salvador Brotons celebrates his 30th anniversary with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra presenting both new and familiar music from around the world. The 2020/21 season features timeless masterpieces by Beethoven, Sibelius and many more, as well as brilliant and renowned guest artists from near and far. Join us as we experience the world through music.


Please Note: We are closely monitoring current COVID-19 safety guidelines and continue to make changes to the season’s programming as the situation develops. The content of future concerts is subject to change but planned dates will remain.

September 26th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 6:30 pm

September 27th Live Stream Re-broadcast
Pre-concert Show begins at 2:30 pm

VSO Live Stream

Join us from the comfort of your own home as we begin our 42nd season, live from the stage of Skyview Concert Hall.

Maestro Ken Selden
Vivaldi Concerto Alla Rustica
George Walker Lyric for Strings
Elgar Serenade
Vaughan Williams Five Variants of “Dives and Lazarus”
William Grant Still Serenade
Shostakovich Chamber Symphony Op. 110a (arr. Barshai)

November 7th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 6:30 pm

November 8th Live Stream Re-broadcast
Pre-concert Show begins at 2:30 pm

Guest Conductor / Pianist Awadagin Pratt

Our November concert features guest conductor and pianist Awadagin Pratt.

Mozart Concerto No. 12
Strauss Metamorphosen
Mendelssohn Sinfonia No. 10

December 12th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 6:30 pm

December 13th Live Stream Re-broadcast
Pre-concert Show begins at 2:30 pm

Holiday Pops

Celebrate the holiday season with live-streamed performances of the highly anticipated Holiday Pops concert featuring audience-favorite holiday classics as well as famous arrangements.

Special Guests:
Clairdee / Jazz Vocalist
Ken Peplowski / Guest Soloist Clarinetist
Ken Selden / Guest Conductor

January 16th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 6:30 pm

January 17th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 2:30 pm

Young Artists Concert

We are excited to welcome the phenomenal Maestra Sarah Ioannides of Symphony Tacoma to guest conduct the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra with the 2019/20 winners of our Young Artist Competition Jacob Nenow, Hanami Froom and Ben Price.

Samuel Barber (1910-1981) - Adagio for Strings
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) - Simple Symphony

February 27th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 6:30 pm

February 28th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 2:30 pm

Rodrigo Concierto De Aranjuez

The world's favorite guitar concerto will become your favorite too, as brilliant guitarist Adam Levin conjures the birds, flowers and fountains of a Spanish garden. Then it's a quick hop across the border for two wonderfully romantic French works.

Guest Artist:
Adam Levin, Classical Guitar
Chabrier Fete Polonaise
Rodrigo Concerto de Aranjuez
Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique

April 24th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 6:30 pm

April 25th Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 2:30 pm

Russian Extravaganza

Russia's most notable composers - Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich! Legendary piano virtuoso and audience favorite Alexander Toradze returns, showcasing his impeccable artistry in this amazing repertoire.

Guest Artist:
Alexander Toradze , piano
Stravinsky Piano Concerto
Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2

May 22nd Live Stream Performance
Pre-concert Show begins at 6:30 pm

May 23rd Live Stream Re-broadcast
Pre-concert Show begins at 2:30 pm

Korngold Violin Concerto

Lush and lyrical, Korngold's most popular work has become a timeless favorite around the world. This all-American program boasts a local connection in Hovhaness' symphony commemorating the 1980 eruption of Mt. Saint Helens.

Guest Artist:
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Chadwick Melpomene Overture
Korngold Violin Concerto
Hovhaness Symphony No. 50