Guest Artists

Each year, The Phoenix Symphony features a wide variety of instrumental and vocal soloists and performing ensembles for its classical, pops, and family concerts. Artists include classical and popular music stars as well as up-and-coming young artists and distinguished members of the Symphony. Please click on the names below for more information about each guest artist in the 2015/16 Season. 

Opening Night - Beethoven's Symphony No. 9

Super Heroes

Tribute to the Brave

Respighi's Pines and Fountains of Rome

Star Wars: The Music

Brahms' Symphony No. 2

Pixar in Concert

Holiday Pops

Handel's Messiah

New Year's Eve

Music of John Williams

Masterful Mozart 

Schoolhouse Rock!

Human Nature

Beethoven's Symphony No. 7


Jason Alexander

Sinatra Sings Sinatra

Cirque de la Symphonie

Music of Whiney Houston

Perfect Pitch: Celebration of Sports and Music

Ravel's Bolero

The Gershwin Experience: Here to Stay

Haydn's "Nelsonmesse"

Chris Botti

The Music of Michael Jackson

A Night at the Oscars

  • Stuart Chafetzconductor
  • Rich Ridenour, piano
  • Diane Penning, vocalist
  • Brandon Ridenour, trumpet

Sibelius' Symphony No. 2

ABBA: The Concert!

Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2

An Evening with Yuja Wang


The Music of Billy Joel

Kristin Chenoweth

Berlioz and Sibelius

The Earth - An HD Odyssey