2018-19 Season Performances and Tickets

Beethoven's Ninth: Season Opening Spectacular

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, September 15, 2018

3:00 pm Sunday, September 16, 2018


Pictures at an Exhibition

Schuster Center

8:00 am Friday, September 28, 2018

8:00 am Saturday, September 29, 2018


Bruch and Mussorgsky

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, September 30, 2018


Star Power:
Misha Plays Liszt

Schuster Center

8:00 am Friday, October 12, 2018

8:00 am Saturday, October 13, 2018


Bernstein And Brahms

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, October 14, 2018


My Fair Broadway:
The Hits Of Lerner And Loewe

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, October 19, 2018

8:00 pm Saturday, October 20, 2018


PhilharMonster Halloween Concert

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, October 21, 2018


Dracula: Bloodlines

Schuster Center

7:30 am Thursday, October 25, 2018

8:00 am Friday, October 26, 2018

8:00 am Saturday, October 27, 2018

3:00 am Sunday, October 28, 2018


Jefferson Starship

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, November 2, 2018


The Last Waltz: Live with the Dayton Philharmonic

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, November 24, 2018


Hometown Holiday

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, December 7, 2018

8:00 pm Saturday, December 8, 2018


PATRICK REYNOLDS conductor
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Hometown Holiday Celebration Chorus

The Magic of Motown

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, January 5, 2019


MOTORTOWN ALL-STARS guest ensemble
PATRICK REYNOLDS conductor
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Cirque Musica: Crescendo

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, January 25, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, January 26, 2019


NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

A Salute to the Eagles

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, February 9, 2019


HOTEL CALIFORNIA rock ensemble
NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Celtic Spirit featuring Eileen Ivers

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, February 22, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, February 23, 2019


EILEEN IVERS Irish fiddle
NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

The Pirates of Penzance

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, March 2, 2019

3:00 pm Sunday, March 3, 2019


W.S. GILBERT & ARTHUR SULLIVAN composers
PATRICK REYNOLDS conductor
GARY BRIGGLE director

String Quartet Gems

Mimi and Stuart Rose Auditorium - DAI

3:00 pm Sunday, March 10, 2019


DAYTON PHILHARMONIC PRINCIPAL STRING QUARTET
Works by BOCCHERINI, BEETHOVEN, and SHOSTAKOVICH

Best of John Williams II

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, March 15, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, March 16, 2019


NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Bach to the Future

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, March 17, 2019


PLATYPUS THEATRE, guest artists
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC YOUTH ORCHESTRA
PATRICK REYNOLDS, conductor

A Brahms Treasury

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, March 22, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, March 23, 2019


NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
CHAD HOOPES violin
Works by HAYDN and BRAHMS

A variety of expressions of Johannes Brahms’ genius, carefully gathered together like a rare collection of precious gemstones. Reflected in the vivid coloration are folk influences and the music of Franz Joseph Haydn.

Opera Star Recital - Ryan Speedo Green

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, March 24, 2019


An artist of international demand at the world’s leading opera houses, including the Metropolitan Opera.

RYAN SPEEDO GREEN vocalist
ADAM NIELSEN pianist

Top Twenty Rock Hits of All Time

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, March 30, 2019


JEANS ’N CLASSICS rock ensemble
PATRICK REYNOLDS conductor

Unity Through Harmony

Masonic Center

5:00 pm Sunday, April 7, 2019


Tickets $10 | General Admission

Neal Gittleman, conductor
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra

Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church Choir, Dayton Jewish Chorale, Omega Baptist Church Choir, St. Mary’s Catholic Church Choirs, University of Dayton Ebony Heritage Singers, University of Dayton World Music Choir

Sleeping Beauty: The Story of Briar Rose

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, April 12, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, April 13, 2019

3:00 pm Sunday, April 14, 2019


PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY composer
NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
KAREN RUSSO BURKE choreographer

Sgt. Pepper's Complete

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, April 27, 2019


CLASSICAL MYSTERY TOUR rock ensemble
NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor

Sgt. Pepper's: The Classical Connections Edition

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, April 28, 2019


NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor and presenter
CLASSICAL MYSTERY TOUR rock ensemble
Q&A after the performance

DCDC Golden Anniversary Gala Concert

Schuster Center

6:30 pm Saturday, May 4, 2019


DAYTON CONTEMPORARY DANCE COMPANY
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor

Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, May 5, 2019


Shostakovich 5: Mauceri Meets Daurov

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, May 10, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, May 11, 2019


JOHN MAUCERI guest conductor
ADRIAN DAUROV cello
Works: BERNSTEIN, BRUCH, SHOSTAKOVICH

Dayton Philharmonic Heritage Day Concert

Carillon Park

7:00 pm Sunday, May 26, 2019


Hello, Louis! A Tribute to Louis Armstrong

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, May 31, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, June 1, 2019


PATRICK REYNOLDS conductor
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

Mozart and Mahler

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, June 7, 2019

8:00 pm Saturday, June 8, 2019


NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
RACHAEL YOUNG bassoon
Works by MOZART and MAHLER

Mahler: Symphony No. 1

Schuster Center

3:00 pm Sunday, June 9, 2019


NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor and presenter
Q&A after the performance

Video Games Live

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Saturday, June 15, 2019


A DAYTON PHILHARMONIC SPECIAL EVENT

VIDEO GAMES LIVE event host
DAYTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA