Enjoy one-of-a-kind events and stunning programs all season long. Explore the music from the Studio Ghibli Films by Hayao Miyazaki, delve into the sound world of Jim James live with the Seattle Symphony, and celebrate the breathtaking virtuosity of the Rachmaninov Festival.< SEASON HIGHLIGHTS
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2019–2020 Season Highlights
Welcome to an exciting and wondrous season of music marked by the introduction of our new music director Thomas Dausgaard on one end and a joyous three-week celebration of Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday on the other.
Meet Thomas Dausgaard
The great rhythm of our city is change, propelling us ever forward with energy and purpose. And so, with an enthusiastic embrace of the future, we welcome Thomas Dausgaard as our new music director.
The 2019–2020 season welcomes the world’s most acclaimed musicians to Seattle. Lang Lang, Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Chick Corea, Itzhak Perlman and many others visit the acoustically superb Benaroya Hall
Premieres & New Music
Be among the first in the world to hear music by some of today’s most forward-thinking artists, including nine world premieres. Discover music by John Adams, Anna Clyne, Reena Esmail, Daniel Kidane, Janice Giteck, Elena Langer, Hannah Lash, Olga Neuwirth and Composer in Residence Tyshawn Sorey.