For Immediate Release: Friday, July 12, 2019
SINGLE TICKETS TO SAN ANTONIO SYMPHONY`S 2019-2020 SEASON TO GO ON-SALE AUGUST 12 AT 10 AM
SYMPHONY ANNOUNCES MOVIES AND SPECIALS FOR 2019-2020 SEASON
Individual tickets for San Antonio Symphony’s 2019-2020 Season go on-sale August 12, 2019, at 10 a.m. Prices will range for the season from $15 – $85, with exclusive offers and packages available for some performances.
Student rush tickets will be available two hours prior to performances at the Tobin Center for $10; there will be no more advanced student discounts, except in group sales. Additionally, no senior discount will be offered.
The Symphony, in addition to the superior Classics and Pops series offerings, will also present several other exciting movies and special concerts throughout the upcoming season.
A special co-presentation with Musical Bridges Around the World, the Symphony will play for Round IV of the 2020 Gurwitz International Piano Competition to be held Saturday, February 1, 2020, at 8 p.m. in H-E-B Performance Hall in The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. Three Finalists will play concerti with the Symphony, conducted by Symphony Music Director and Competition Jury Chair Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
Ben Folds joins the Symphony on Sunday, February 16, 2020, at the Majestic Theatre. Regarded as one of the major music influencers of our generation, the singer-songwriter has released several solo albums including Rockin’ the Suburbs and Songs for Silverman, and tours internationally with his band, Ben Folds Five. Folds’ extensive output includes such recognizable songs as “The Luckiest” and “Still Fighting It.” He is currently an artistic adviser with the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington D.C.
The ever popular Movie Series will feature Back to the Future Live in Concert on Friday, February 14, 2020, at the Majestic Theatre. The cult-classic, starring Michael J. Fox, will be shown on the big screen while the orchestra plays the score live.
Tickets to the Movie Series and Ben Folds can be purchased at the Majestic Theatre Box Office in-person, by calling 210-226-3333, or by visiting TicketMaster.com. Exclusive VIP Packages for Ben Fold’s concert are also available for purchase.
For the Classics, Pops, and Gurwitz Competition performances, tickets can be purchased through the TOBi Box Office at the Tobin Center for Performing Arts in-person, by calling 210-223-8624, or by visiting the Tobin Center website. Season subscriptions to the Classics and Pops Season are also available.
The San Antonio Symphony is generously presented by Frost.
2019-2020 MOVIE SERIES CONCERT
BACK TO THE FUTURE
Friday, February 14, 2020, 8 p.m.
San Antonio Symphony
Power up your DeLorean… recharge your flux capacitor… and get ready to celebrate this unforgettable movie classic as you’ve never seen and heard it before! Back to the Future Live in Concert with your San Antonio Symphony.
2019-2020 SPECIAL CONCERTS
GURWITZ PIANO COMPETITION
H-E-B Performance Hall, The Tobin Center
Saturday, February 1, 2020, 8 p.m.
Sebastian Lang-Lessing, conductor
Finalists of the 2020 Gurwitz International Piano Competition
Founded in 1983, The Gurwitz International Piano Competition (formerly the San Antonio International Piano Competition) aims to discover the next generation of top young pianists from around the world while bridging the art of classical piano with World Music that celebrates cultural diversity. The San Antonio Symphony is proud to partner with Musical Bridges Around the World for Round IV of the 2020 Competition in which the Finalists will play their selected concerto with the Symphony, conducted by Music Director and Competition Jury Chair Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
BEN FOLDS WITH THE SAN ANTONIO SYMPHONY
H-E-B Performance Hall, The Tobin Center
Sunday, February 16, 2020, 7 p.m.
Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Ben Folds will join the San Antonio Symphony for a ONE-NIGHT-ONLY performance featuring fan favorites and more. Get your tickets early for this sure-to-sell-out event!
*All artists, programs, and prices can be subject to change.
ABOUT THE SAN ANTONIO SYMPHONY
The San Antonio Symphony, established in 1939, is a nonprofit performing arts organization with the mission to delight, engage, and enrich the entire community through excellent performance, education, and outreach. Under the dynamic leadership of Music Director Sebastian Lang-Lessing and Assistant Conductor Noam Aviel, the San Antonio Symphony gives more than 100 performances annually, including classics, pops, educational programs, movie concerts, and performances with our fellow resident opera and ballet companies. With more than 70 professional musicians, the Symphony serves over 130,000 people per year including over 50,000 students. For more information about the San Antonio Symphony, please visit SASymphony.org.