IT'S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR!

Make the BSO a part of your holiday traditions.

Give the gift of music this holiday season!

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HOLIDAY CONCERTS

At Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

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An Evening With André De ShieldsAn Evening with André De Shields
FRI, DEC 3, 8 PM
SAT, DEC 4, 8 PM
SUN, DEC 5, 3 PM
ON BSO OFFSTAGE THROUGH DEC 17

Andy Einhorn, conductor
André De Shields, vocalist

No holiday music here, but don't miss Baltimore native André De Shields, winner of the 2019 Tony Award® for Best Featured Actor in a Musical (Hadestown), as he returns to his hometown to tell the story of Charm City and its influence on his journey to personal success, alongside the BSO.

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Winter Wonderland Family Concert: Winter Wonderland
SAT, DEC 4, 11 AM

Jonathan Rush, conductor
Julia Li, violin
Ballet Theatre of Maryland

Welcome to a winter wonderland of musical merriment for the entire family. Start your holiday season with festive favorites from Disney’s Frozen, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite with dancers from the Ballet Theatre of Maryland, and more! Listen closely, you might just hear those sleigh bells ringing on stage at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall.

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Handel Messiah Handel Messiah
WED, DEC 8, 7:30 PM MEYERHOFF

Edward Polochick, conductor
Esther Heideman , soprano
Sylvia Leith, alto
Matthew Hill, tenor
Rob McGinness, bass
BSO Symphonic Chorale

Edward Polochick leads the BSO Symphonic Chorale in this holiday favorite, Handel's Messiah, featuring the iconic "Hallelujah" Chorus.

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Cirque NutcrackerCirque Nutcracker
SAT, DEC 11, 8 PM
SUN, DEC 12, 3 PM

Nicholas Hersh, conductor
Troupe Vertigo

Troupe Vertigo’s acrobats, jugglers and high-flying aerialists join the BSO for this spectacular twist on Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic.

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Leslie Odom Jr.: The Christmas Tour.Leslie Odom Jr.: The Christmas Tour
FRI, DEC 17, 8 PM

Jonathan Rush, conductor
Leslie Odom, Jr., vocalist

Tony Award®-winning Leslie Odom, Jr. performs your favorite holiday songs with the BSO in a one night only special event.



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Holiday SpectacularHoliday Spectacular
SAT, DEC 18, 8 PM
SUN, DEC 19, 3 PM

Jonathan Rush, conductor
Centre Pointe Performing Arts
Baltimore Choral Arts Society,
Anthony Blake Clark, director
Wordsmith, spoken word artist

The BSO brings an exciting holiday program to you featuring the ever-popular tap-dancing Santas, spoken word artist Wordsmith, and a few musical surprises. Make the festive Holiday Spectacular a part of your traditions.

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NYE with The Doo Wop ProjectNYE with The Doo Wop Project
FRI, DEC 31, 8 PM

Jack Everly, conductor
The Doo Wop Project

Join the BSO for this special New Year’s Eve concert featuring The Doo Wop Project as they trace the evolution of Doo Wop, from the classic sound of five guys singing tight harmonies on a street corner to the biggest hits on the radio today. Stick around to toast the new year following the concert with entertainment, food, drink specials, and a champagne toast at midnight!

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BSO OFFSTAGE

Treat yourself or someone else this holiday season with monthly all-access to BSO OffStage, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s digital platform. Exclusive content includes live performances, behind-the-scenes interviews, educational videos, and so much more!

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STUDENT SELECT

Do you know a college student who likes classical music? Student Select is the best way for college students to get nearly unlimited access to BSO concerts all season long! For only $35, members get free admission to most Classical and Pops concerts at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall and The Music Center at Strathmore. Exclusive College Night parties are held throughout the season.

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