19|20 Season Overview

The renew your subscription or to buy a new subscription, call the box office at 208 344.7849.

The Classical Series

Celebrating 60 years of energy and excellence.

Be a part of our 19|20 Celebration with Music Director Eric Garcia and the Boise Phil.

Series packages go on sale in March 2019, starting with Early Bird Renewals.
Dates and times are subject to change.

OPENING NIGHT: BEETHOVEN’S “EROICA”

September 20 & 21, 2019

Rossini: Overture to The Barber of Seville
Adam Schoenberg: Orchard in Fog
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major “Eroica”

AMERICAN PIONEERS

October 18 & 19, 2019

Zhou Tian: Transcend (Boise Phil Co-Commission Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad)
Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite
Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F Major
Spencer Myer, piano

BRAHMS + SHOSTAKOVICH

November 15 & 16, 2019

Brahms: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1 + 6
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major
Julian Schwarz, cello
Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major

FANTASIES + LEGENDS

January 17 & 18, 2020

Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz
Dvořák: Golden Spinning Wheel
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Suite
Britten: The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

WAR OF THE ROMANTICS

February 28 & 29, 2020

Strauss: Don Juan
Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto in A Minor
Gabriela Martinez, piano
Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
Liszt: Les Préludes

FRENCH TWIST

April 17 & 18, 2020

Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Poulenc: Les biches Suite: The Does
Poulenc: Gloria
Yulia Van Doren, soprano
Boise Phil Master Chorale
Ravel: Bolero

MOZART + MAHLER

May 9 & 10, 2020

Mozart: Symphony No. 29 in A Major
Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D Major

The Pops Series

Bring the whole family to the show for our Pops Series, featuring three performances that are sure to create treasured memories for years to come.

Series packages go on sale in March 2019. Prices start at $94 for all three concerts.

Call 208 344-7849 for more details.

STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

October 5, 2019

Star Wars and the Boise Phil join forces for The Empire Strikes Back in concert, featuring the iconic movie on the big screen with the BPO performing John Williams’ legendary score live. © Disney

HOLIDAY POPS

December 13 & 14, 2019

Our traditional celebration of the Holiday Season, featuring the Boise Phil and Master Chorale. Always a favorite family tradition, and always sold out.

DISNEY IN CONCERT

March 7, 2020

The wonderful world of Disney joins the Boise Phil with high-resolution film clips and beloved music for Disney in Concert: Tale as Old as Time. Together they bring to life some of Disney’s most treasured musical moments from movies such as Frozen, The Lion King and Tangled. © Disney

Handel’s Messiah

A holiday favorite! Join us in St. John’s Cathedral in Downtown Boise for a special presentation by the Boise Phil and Master Chorale.

Buy your tickets before November 1, 2019 for extra savings.

December 6 & 7, 2019

The Uncorked Chamber Series

Experience orchestral music in a close setting with our Uncorked Chamber Series.

Uncorked 1: February 9, 2020

Uncorked 2: March 15, 2020

Uncorked 3: April 5, 2020

Uncorked 4: May 17, 2020

Uncorked programming is still in the works. Check back for updates on what we’ll be playing!

Silent Movies

For the eleventh year in a row, organist Ben Model joins us from NYC for our Silent Movies concert. Join us at the Egyptian Theatre for black and white films with live organ and orchestra accompaniment.

February 15, 2020

All concerts times and dates are subject to change.