2018-19 Touring Symphony Series


Discover the newest trends and preeminent artists in the world of classical music with this two-show series of touring orchestras and outstanding soloists.

Tickets: $60 ($48 student/senior/military)
Package: 2 International Symphony Performances
Package Price: $92 ($74 student/senior/military)
Package Savings: $22-28 (23%)
Location/Configuration: Concert Hall/Concert

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A Far Cry with Simone Dinnerstein
Friday, September 14, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.

The Grammy-nominated, self-conducted chamber orchestra for a new generation “brims with personality or, better, personalities, many and varied” (New York Times). American pianist Simone Dinnerstein is a searching and inventive artist motivated by a desire to find the musical core of the works she performs. Program: Bach—Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 and Keyboard Concerto in G Minor, Philip Glass—Symphony No. 3 and Piano Concerto No. 3 (written for this ensemble and debuting in Southern California).

Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at 8:00 p.m.
Olga Kern, piano

Formed in 1891, the RSNO is Scotland’s national symphonic ensemble and is one of the country’s five National Performing Companies. Program: The orchestra will perform the US premiere of Paul Chihara’s A Matter of Honor, inspired by the words and actions leading up to the forced relocation of Japanese-American citizens during WWII, Rachmaninoff—Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, and Prokofiev—Symphony No. 5.

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Current Package Holder Renewals begin on May 8.

Current series package holder renewals will begin on May 8, 2018. Current package holders will receive a special renewal email notice with instructions and a link to renew their current seats. Current package holder seats will be reserved until June 5, 2018. After that date, seats that are not renewed will be released for general sale. Online Renewal Instructions

Online Package Sales for new package subscribers will begin on June 12.

New series package requests will begin on June 12, 2018. An email notice will be sent out to all Soka Performing Arts Center patrons just prior to that date.

Package Sales end the day of the first performance in the series. 

Single-Event Tickets and Create Your Own Series packages go on sale July 10.

Tickets for individual events (Single-Event Tickets) will go on sale July 10, 2018. At that time, you may purchase any or all of the individual performances. You may also Create Your Own Series by selecting four events from our Season calendar.

PLEASE NOTE: Artists, programs, dates and times subject to change.