POSTPONED Bag Size Policy: The City of Phoenix is postponing the Symphony Hall and Orpheum Theatre bag size policy until our 2023/2024 season.

The Phoenix Symphony Elects Directors and Officers at Annual Meeting

Contact: Rachel Dahl Vice President of Marketing and Communications 602-452-0407   THE PHOENIX SYMPHONY ELECTS DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS AT ANNUAL MEETING Long-time Local Business Leader and Community Supporter, Adam Goodman to Serve as Phoenix Symphony Board Chair   PHOENIX (May 16, 2023) – The Phoenix Symphony announced the election of three Directors and re-election […]

The Phoenix Symphony Announces 2023-24 Season Programming

Contact: Rachel Dahl Vice President of Marketing and Communications 602-452-0407   The Phoenix Symphony Announces 2023-24 Season Programming Renowned guest artists and beloved masterpieces are featured in a dynamic and varied season filled with classical and popular programs Virginia G. Piper Music Director Tito Muñoz’s triumphant tenth season   PHOENIX (April 14, 2023) – […]

Winners of Phoenix Youth Symphony Orchestras Young Musicians’ Competition to Perform April 19

Contact: Rachael Curley DRA Collective 480.560.3255   WINNERS OF PHOENIX YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAS YOUNG MUSICIANS’ COMPETITION TO PERFORM APRIL 19 A Side-by-Side Concert with Professional and Student Musicians to Feature Young Scholarship Winners   PHOENIX (April 3, 2023) — The Phoenix Symphony is announcing its Side-by-Side concert on April 19 with the Phoenix Youth […]

The Phoenix Symphony Announces Belshazzar’s Feast Concert April 14-16

For Immediate Release Contact: Rachael Curley, DRA Collective 480.560.3255 THE PHOENIX SYMPHONY ANNOUNCES BELSHAZZAR’S FEAST CONCERT APRIL 14-16 April 12 Changing Hands Bookstore Event: World-Renowned Pianist Jeremy Denk Discusses and Signs his Memoir in Conversation with Peter Kjome, Symphony CEO PHOENIX (March 20, 2023) — The Phoenix Symphony is announcing the Belshazzar’s Feast concert […]

Phoenix Symphony Music Director Tito Muñoz Extends Tenure

PHOENIX (March 1, 2023) — The Phoenix Symphony announced today that Virginia G. Piper Music Director Tito Muñoz has agreed to extend his tenure for an additional season, culminating in an exceptional decade of leadership as artistic leader of the Symphony.

Tito Muñoz will continue as Music Director through August 31, 2024. After ten years as artistic leader of The Phoenix Symphony, his tenure is one of the longest in the organization’s history.

The Phoenix Symphony Appoints Peter Kjome as President and CEO

Contact: Rachael CurleyDRA THE PHOENIX SYMPHONY APPOINTS PETER KJOME AS PRESIDENT AND CEO PHOENIX (January 11, 2023) — The Phoenix Symphony Board of Directors has selected orchestra veteran Peter Kjome, who recently led one of the country’s top orchestras, after a national search to serve as the organization’s new President and CEO. Kjome succeeds […]

Phoenix Symphony Announces 2022-23 Season

The Phoenix Symphony (TPS) is announcing its 2022-23 concert season, which features performances at Symphony Hall and also embarks on a series of concerts at venues across the Valley, including Mesa Arts Center, Orpheum Theatre, Camelback Bible Church and the Symphony’s newest venue partner, the Madison Center for the Arts.


The Phoenix Symphony (TPS) President and Chief Executive Officer Suzanne Wilson will step down from her position to relocate to London, England for a unique opportunity presented to her family. Wilson’s departure will be late fall 2022.

The Phoenix Symphony Celebrates Contemporary Music with REVERB

The Phoenix Symphony will launch the inaugural presentation of REVERB: a Contemporary Music Festival, which celebrates newly composed music through the eyes (and ears) of 12 of contemporary classical music’s most respected living composers and performers in two fast-paced, musically accessible concerts. The performances will take place over two evenings on Wednesday, April 6 and and Friday, April 8, at Central United Methodist Church, 1875 North Central Avenue, Phoenix.

Symphony Spotlights Satchmo and Sinatra

The Phoenix Symphonys February performances will bring to life some of the favorites in jazz and classic standards with highly regarded guest musicians taking the stage at Symphony Hall.

TPS Welcomes Guest Concertmaster Allifranchini

With Phoenix Symphony Concertmaster Steven Moeckel taking a sabbatical for the 2021-22 season, the Phoenix Symphony welcomes Ruggero Allifranchini as Guest Concertmaster for the October 22-24 performances, An Evening with the Romantics. Ruggero Allifranchini is Concertmaster of the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra in New York and was most recently a co-Concertmaster of the Saint Paul […]

The Phoenix Symphony Welcomes New Chief Development Officer Kate Francis

The Phoenix Symphony has named veteran arts administrator Kate Francis to join the organization’s senior leadership team as Chief Development Officer. Francis will work closely with The Phoenix Symphony President and CEO Suzanne Wilson and the Board of Directions to provide strategic direction and leadership for all fundraising initiatives including the annual fund; major, corporate […]

An important update about our 2019/20 Season and The Phoenix Symphony

Dear Friends of The Phoenix Symphony: In my early months here leading this treasured institution, I have been overwhelmed by the warm welcome from The Phoenix Symphony community. From audience members and our musicians to staff and our patrons, each and every person has gone above and beyond to make me instantly feel a part […]