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Fort Wayne Philharmonic

  • Address: 4901 Fuller Drive Fort Wayne, IN 46835
  • Phone: (260) 481-0770
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The Fort Wayne Philharmonic holds over 300 performances in Northeast Indiana each year. The Fort Wayne Philharmonic, under the direction of Music Director Andrew Constantine, holds over 300 performances in Northeast Indiana each year. The Phil’s core purpose is to foster and instill a lifelong love of classical music through performance and education.

  • Philharmonic Masterworks Series: Brahms: A German Requiem

    Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre

    February 24, 2018

    2018-02-24 19:30:00 2018-02-24 19:30:00 Philharmonic Masterworks Series: Brahms: A German Requiem <p><span>Andrew Constantine, conductor</span><br /><span>Fort Wayne Philharmonic Chorus, Benjamin Rivera, director</span><br /><span>IPFW University Singers, Vaughn Roste, director</span><br /><span>Karina Gauvin, soprano</span><br /><span>Michael Dean, baritone</span><br /><br /><span>Dvořák — A Hero’s Song, Op. 111</span><br /><span>Brahms — Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45 (A German Requiem)</span><br /><br /><span>Brahms wrote this requiem for the living, those who remained on earth. The dramatic and powerful German Requiem is an unconventional masterpiece with an uplifting universal message.</span></p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Music From Don Giovanni at Parkview Physicians Group Artslab

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    February 28, 2018

    2018-02-28 19:30:00 2018-02-28 21:30:00 Music From Don Giovanni at Parkview Physicians Group Artslab <p><strong>Music from Don Giovanni | </strong>Part of the Philharmonic's Freimann Series of Chamber Music Concerts</p> <p>Mozart — Scenes from Don Giovanni (arr. Triebensee)<br />Saint-Saëns — Septet for Piano, Trumpet and Strings Op. 65<br />Haydn — String Quartet in D major, Hob. III:63, “The Lark”<br /><br />Music from one of Mozart’s greatest operas is presented here in a charming and graceful arrangement for winds. Saint-Saëns’ Septet truly is one of the most delightful chamber works of the nineteenth century. In it the composer pays homage to Rameau, whose works he edited.</p> Auer Center for Arts & Culture Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Music From Don Giovanni at Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW

    Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW

    March 4, 2018

    2018-03-04 14:00:00 2018-03-04 16:00:00 Music From Don Giovanni at Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW <p><strong>Music fro Don Giovanni | </strong><span>Part of the Philharmonic's Freimann Series of Chamber Music Concerts</span></p> <p>Mozart — Scenes from Don Giovanni (arr. Triebensee)<br />Saint-Saëns — Septet for Piano, Trumpet and Strings Op. 65<br />Haydn — String Quartet in D major, Hob. III:63, “The Lark”<br /><br />Music from one of Mozart’s greatest operas is presented here in a charming and graceful arrangement for winds. Saint-Saëns’ Septet truly is one of the most delightful chamber works of the nineteenth century. In it the composer pays homage to Rameau, whose works he edited.</p> 2101 East Coliseum Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Beethoven's "Pastorale" Symphony

    Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre

    March 10, 2018

    2018-03-10 19:30:00 2018-03-10 21:30:00 Beethoven's "Pastorale" Symphony <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Beethoven's "Pastorale " Symphony</strong></span> | March 10 | 7:30 PM</p> <p>Andrew Constantine, conductor<br />Andre Gaskins, cello<br />Derek Reeves, viola<br /><br />Beethoven — Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 (Pastorale)<br />R. Strauss — Don Quixote, TrV 184, Op. 35<br /><br />Dubbed ‘recollections of life in the country’, Beethoven’s symphony is “more the expression of feeling than painting” and a reflection of the composer’s love of the great outdoors. Principal Cello Andre Gaskins and Principal Viola Derek Reeves are featured in Strauss’ symphonic poem that tells the tale of the knight-errant with the unshakable courage to pursue his dreams.</p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Bowie and Prince - The Fort Wayne Philharmonic

    Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre

    March 17, 2018

    2018-03-17 19:30:00 2018-03-17 21:30:00 Bowie and Prince - The Fort Wayne Philharmonic <p><strong>Bowie and Prince</strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;"> March 17, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Embassy Theatre</span></p> <p>Artists: Caleb Young, conductor</p> <p>David Bowie blazed the trail, and Prince soon followed, becoming a maverick himself. Both pushed their own creative boundaries and their music continues to please, challenge and amaze. Jeans 'n Classics joins the Philharmonic for a combined night featuring favorites by these groundbreaking artists, <span>starring Jean Meilleur and Gavin Hope, along with a 5-piece band and backup singers. Hear chart-toppers such as "1999", "Space Oddity", "Nothing Compares to You", "China Girl" and many more.</span></p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert

    Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW

    April 7, 2018

    2018-04-07 19:30:00 2018-04-07 21:30:00 Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert <p><strong>Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert</strong> | Masterworks Series</p> <p>Andrew Constantine, conductor<br />Valentina Lisitsa, piano<br /><br />Mozart — The Magic Flute, overture<br />Beethoven — Piano concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15<br />Schubert — Symphony No. 9 in C major, D. 944, "The Great"<br /><br />The Ukrainian classical music and internet star Valentina Lisitsa debuts in Beethoven’s youthful concerto, an homage to Mozart and Haydn. Schubert’s Great C Major Symphony lay dormant after the young composer’s death, in 1828, only premiered a decade later, in a performance conducted by Felix Mendelssohn</p> 2101 East Coliseum Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Peter and the Wolf

    Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW

    April 8, 2018

    2018-04-08 14:00:00 2018-04-08 15:00:00 Peter and the Wolf <p><strong>Peter and the Wolf</strong> | Star Family Series</p> <p>Caleb Young, conductor<br />Fort Wayne Youth Ballet Company, Karen Gibbons Brown, artistic director<br /><br />Themes of courage are found throughout this colorful and varied program. Prokofiev’s timeless narrative of a brave boy and his beastly friends is brought to life with a special guest narrator. This musical fable is for the child in all of us, performed with dancers from Fort Wayne Ballet, along with selections from Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony and Glinka's energetic Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla.<br /><br />GLINKA — Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla<br />SHOSTAKOVICH — Symphony No. 5 in D minor, op. 47<br /> II. Allegretto<br />BEETHOVEN — Symphony No. 8 in F major, op. 93<br /> I. Allegro vivace con brio<br />PROKOFIEV — Peter and the Wolf, op. 67<br /> Fort Wayne Youth Ballet Company<br />PROKOFIEV — Classical Symphony, op. 25<br /> IV. Finale: Molto vivace<br /><br />The STAR Family Series offers a variety of fun and educational experiences for audiences of all ages. These 60-minute performances are a great introduction to classical music for the entire family. Before each performance, enjoy free activities in the lobby of the Rhinehart Music Center, including concert-themed crafts and the Philharmonic Friends' Instrument Playground.</p> 2101 East Coliseum Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • From The East at Parkview Physicians Group Artslab

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    April 11, 2018

    2018-04-11 19:30:00 2018-04-11 21:30:00 From The East at Parkview Physicians Group Artslab <p><strong>From The East</strong><span> | April 11 | 7:30 PM | Parkview Physicians Group Artslab</span></p> <p>Part of the Philharmonic's Freimann Series of chamber music concerts<br /><br />Arutunian — Armenian Scenes<br />Janacek — Mladi<br />Husa — Divertimento for Brass<br />Prokofiev — String Quartet No. 1 in B minor Op. 50<br /><br />Arutunian imbued this opening work for brass with folk tunes from his native Armenia. Both Husa and Janáček melded Slavic influences into their contemporary works, and Prokofiev’s first string quartet was actually commissioned by the United States Library of Congress.</p> Auer Center for Arts & Culture Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-04-13 19:30:00 2018-04-13 21:30:00 The Music of Led Zeppelin presented by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic <h1><span style="font-size: 18px;">The Music of Led Zeppelin</span></h1> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;">April 13, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Embassy Theatre</span></p> <p><span>A high-energy concert of Led Zeppelin’s timeless songs</span><br /><br /><span>Conductor Richard Carsey will lead the Philharmonic, an amplified 4-piece rock band, and vocalist Randy Jackson in a musically pulsing, visually exciting concert featuring 18 Led Zeppelin tunes, including “Stairway to Heaven”, “Heartbreaker”, “Immigrant Song” and “Black Dog”.</span><br /><br /><span>Randy Jackson delivers a note-for-note vocal interpretation of the songs, capturing the spirit of legendary Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant with full-throated, passionate delivery of his familiar high notes. Jackson is the lead singer of the rock band Zebra, and recently produced and engineered their latest album, “Zebra IV”. He has also toured as keyboardist and guitarist with the reunited Jefferson Airplane.</span></p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • From The East at the Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW

    Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW

    April 15, 2018

    2018-04-15 14:00:00 2018-04-15 16:00:00 From The East at the Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW <p><strong>From The East</strong> | April 15 | 2:00 PM | Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW</p> <p>Part of the Philharmonic's Freimann Series of chamber music concerts<br /><br />Arutunian — Armenian Scenes<br />Janacek — Mladi<br />Husa — Divertimento for Brass<br />Prokofiev — String Quartet No. 1 in B minor Op. 50<br /><br />Arutunian imbued this opening work for brass with folk tunes from his native Armenia. Both Husa and Janáček melded Slavic influences into their contemporary works, and Prokofiev’s first string quartet was actually commissioned by the United States Library of Congress.</p> 2101 East Coliseum Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • A tribute to the Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein and Andrew Lloyd Webber

    Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre

    April 20, 2018 - April 21, 2018 (Select Dates)

    2018-04-20 19:30:00 2018-04-21 21:30:00 A tribute to the Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein and Andrew Lloyd Webber <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><span style="font-size: 16px;">A tribute to the Music of Rodgers &amp; Hammerstein and Andrew Lloyd Webber</span></strong></span></p> <p>Saturday, April 21, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre</p> <p>A Collaboration in Celebration of FORT WAYNE CIVIC THEATRE'S 90th ANNIVERSARY<br /><br />Andrew Constantine, conductor<br />Manna Nichols, vocals<br />Christopher Sloan, vocals<br /><br />The Philharmonic joins forces with Fort Wayne Civic Theatre in a first-time collaboration to celebrate the Civic’s 90th Anniversary. Fort Wayne luminaries (and Civic “alumni”) Christopher Sloan and Manna Nichols headline a cast of outstanding vocalists from Fort Wayne Civic Theatre. This evening features popular songs from South Pacific, Oklahoma!, Carousel, Cats, Evita, Phantom of the Opera, and many more.</p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • The Leningrad Symphony

    Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre

    April 28, 2018

    2018-04-28 19:30:00 2018-04-28 21:30:00 The Leningrad Symphony <p><strong>The Leningrad Symphony </strong>| Masterworks Series</p> <p>Andrew Constantine, conductor<br />Alexander Toradze, piano<br />Andrew Lott, trumpet<br /><br />Shostakovich — Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 35<br />Shostakovich — Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 60 (Leningrad)<br /><br />Dedicated to the city of Leningrad and the millions of Soviet citizens who lost their lives in World War II, Shostakovich’s 7th Symphony is a symbol of resistance to totalitarianism and the spiritual unity of people of good will. Legendary pianist Alexander Toradze, an artist of "unconventional intelligence, range and creativity," will join principal trumpet Andrew Lott in Shostakovich's brilliant concerto.</p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Pictures at an Exhibition

    Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre

    May 12, 2018

    2018-05-12 19:30:00 2018-05-12 21:30:00 Pictures at an Exhibition <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; font-size: 16px;"><strong>Picture in a Exhibition</strong></span></p> <p>Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre</p> <p>Andrew Constantine, conductor<br />Theo Smith, performance artist<br /><br />Ravel — La valse<br />Chadwick — Tam O’Shanter; Symphonic Ballade<br />Mussorgsky — Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ravel)<br /><br />Pictures at an Exhibition was written to commemorate a painter who provided Mussorgsky great artistic inspiration. The work builds to a dramatic conclusion with the Great Gate of Kiev, its stirring brass chorales and clanging bells bringing the work and the season to a brilliant conclusion. Performance artist Theo Smith will create a live painting on stage during the performance of Pictures at an Exhibition.</p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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