The Phoenix Symphony is excited to announce we are upgrading to a new, easy-to-use ticketing system. During this transition, our TICKETING SYSTEM IS DOWN September 11, 12, 13, and 14. Our new ticketing system will be live on September 15. Sorry for any inconvenience. Feel free to browse our performances in the meantime.

Marian Buswell


Marian Buswell was named principal oboe of The Phoenix Symphony at the beginning of the 1982-83 season.

An alumna of the University of Minnesota and the North Carolina School of the Art, Ms. Buswell came to Phoenix from the Kansas City Philharmonic where she was principal oboe and frequent soloist for five seasons. Additionally, from 1979 through 1984, she served as principal oboe in the Summer Eastern Music Festival. Buswell has performed with the Oklahoma City Symphony, the North Carolina Symphony Orchestra and the Piedmont (N.C.) Chamber Orchestra.

Ms. Buswell studied with Dayna Larason Fisher, Richard Killmer, Joseph Robinson and John Mack. She resides in Scottsdale.


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