Classical Series
2017–18 Season
On Sale Now

Single Tickets and Subscriptions on Sale Now to the 2017-18 Classical Season

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■  The best seats at the best prices.

■  Subscribers to the Virginia G. Piper Concert Series will have the first opportunity to purchase tickets (before the general public) to secure the best seats for a special concerts featuring Yo-Yo Ma at the Orpheum Theatre.

■  Six concerts for the price of five: Select one of two free bonus concerts in your Bravo or Encore subscription package.

To purchase your subscription, please call the Box Office at 480-499-8587.


Yo Yo Ma

Spotlight Concert*

Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Kathryn Stott, piano

Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, 8 p.m.

$250 /$159 / $99 / $79 / $59

Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix

This world-renowned and beloved cellist returns to Phoenix after a five-year hiatus in a rare and special concert at the Orpheum Theatre. Yo-Yo Ma’s multi-faceted career is a testament to his continual search for new ways to communicate with audiences, and to his personal desire for artistic growth and renewal.

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*Not available as part of a subscription. Tickets cannot be returned or exchanged.


Moscow State Symphony Orchestra
Pavel Kogan, conductor | Dmitry Masleev, piano

Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, 8 p.m.

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Emanuel Ax, piano

Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, 4 p.m.

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Yefim Bronfman, piano

Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, 8 p.m.

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Seong-Jin Cho, piano

Free Bonus Concert for Subscribers
Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Friday, March 2, 2018, 8 p.m.

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Amit Peled, cello
Noreen Polera, piano

Free Bonus Concert for Subscribers
Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Friday, March 16, 2018, 8 p.m.

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Zürich Chamber Orchestra

Zürich Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Hope, music director and violin

Featuring Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 8 p.m.

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Murray Perahia

Murray Perahia, piano

Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Thursday, April 19, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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2017–18 Virginia G. Piper Concert Series Subscription

Enjoy concerts by today’s stars or acclaimed ensembles of classical music.

Series Sponsor: Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust

Classical music concerts at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts are supported in part by the Dayton Fowler Grafman Endowment for Classical Music.

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**Free bonus concert for subscribers to the Virginia G. Piper Concert Series.

Call the Box Office at 480-499-8587 to save on tickets and reserve the best available seats.


Jeffrey Siegel

2017–18 Keyboard Conversations® With Jeffrey Siegel Subscription

Concerts With Commentary

Acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel’s brilliantly engaging concerts with commentary combine captivating remarks with world-class performances of masterpieces of the piano repertoire – and conclude with a fast-paced Q-and-A session.

Subscription: $180 (M $164) /$140 /$100
Single: $49 (M $41) / $39 / $29


Keys to the Classics
Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Virtuoso Variations
Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Bach and Chopin: A Musical Kinship
Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Leonard Bernstein at 100: A Musical Celebration
Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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Jeffrey Siegel

Keys to the Classics

Keyboard Conversations® With Jeffrey Siegel

Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

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Virtuoso Variations

Keyboard Conversations® With Jeffrey Siegel

Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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Jeffrey Siegel

Bach and Chopin: A Musical Kinship

Keyboard Conversations® With Jeffrey Siegel

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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Leonard Bernstein at 100: A Musical Celebration

Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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Yehuda Hanai

Close Encounters with Music

The Intersection of Music, Art and Ideas

Close Encounters With Music is an enriching concert experience that brings together sublime chamber music, distinguished performers and insightful commentary. Artistic Director and cellist Yehuda Hanani introduces each program from the stage, placing the composers’ works and their times in perspective.

Single: $39 (M $31) / $29 / $19


Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
Renana Gutman, piano | Peter Zazofsky, violin | Danielle Talamantes, soprano | Yehuda Hanani, cello
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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The Passion of Camille Saint-Saëns and César Franck – L’Amour Toujours!
Roman Rabinovich, piano | Hagai Shaham, violin
Diana Cohen, violin | Yehuda Hanani, cello | Pierre Henri Xuereb, viola
Wednesday, February 7, 7:30 p.m.

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Rob Kapilow Scottsdale

Rob Kapilow

What Makes It Great?®

Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix
Order tickets at MIM.org.

Through his entertaining concert presentations, commentaries on NPR’s Performance Today and PBS NewsHour, books and CDs, Rob Kapilow brings the joy and wonder of classical music – and unravels some of its mysteries – to audiences of all ages and backgrounds.

Single: $53.50 / $48.50 / $38.50


Dvořák: American Quartet
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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Beethoven: Waldstein Sonata
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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