Soprano Hila Plitmann joins the DSO for a performance of Grammy Award winning American composer John Corigliano's Mr. Tambourine Man, setting original music to seven poems by Bob Dylan. Live from Orchestra Hall webcast recorded on May 19, 2017.
Michel Camilo performs the world premiere of his Concerto for Jazz Trio & Orchestra. Live from Orchestra Hall webcast recorded on April 22, 2017.
Grammy Award-winner Sharon Isbin joins the DSO in jazz phenom Chris Brubeck's recently debuted Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra. Live from Orchestra Hall webcast recorded on April 8, 2017.
Branford Marsalis performs the DSO premiere of Gabriel Prokofiev's Saxophone Concerto. Gabriel Prokofiev's Saxophone Concerto was commissioned by Naples Philharmonic and the DSO.
Detroit native Regina Carter performs David Schiff's 4 Sisters: Concerto for Jazz Violin and Orchestra during the 39th annual Classical Roots Celebration.
Kazem Abdullah conducts the world premiere of Terence Blanchard's "Detroit 67" marking the 50th anniversary of Detroit’s tumultuous summer of 1967.
2013 Sphinx Competition winner Christine Lamprea performs Jeffrey Mumford's cello concerto titled "of fields unfolding…echoing depths of resonant light."
The DSO performs Gabriela Lena Frank’s Walkabout: Concerto for Orchestra, written for the DSO during her Music Alive Composer-in-Residence.
Renowned violinist Cho-Liang Lin brings the sounds of South America to Detroit in Argentine composer Lalo Schifrin's seductive Tangos Concertantes.
Dynamic Finnish violinist Elina Vähälä returns to perform the DSO premiere of Jaakko Kuusisto's Violin Concerto.
Zuill Bailey performs the Detroit premiere of Michigan-based composer Michael Daugherty's Tales of Hemingway, evoking the turbulent life, adventures, and unique literary style of the classic American author.