Prepare for a one-of-a-kind musical journey as we proudly present the highly anticipated 2023-24 concert season, courtesy of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO). Honoring the renowned Joao Falletta for his extraordinary 25-year tenure as BPO Music Director, this season is sure to hold a special place in our hearts.
Single tickets for the 2023-24 concert season go on sale this Saturday, July 15th at 9am. Use your code for a limited time starting July 15th Save 10% on ticket purchases with SAVE10NOW*.
The orchestra traverses a variety of musical genres, from timeless classics to contemporary pieces, promising an extraordinary journey through the work of musical giants. Prepare to be enchanted.
To mark the 150th anniversary of Rachmaninov’s birth and the 200th anniversary of Beethoven’s iconic Ninth Symphony, the BPO invites you to soak up the timeless splendor of these masterpieces. Get ready to be transported to the heavens in Holst’s fantastic masterpiece The Planets and be enthralled by the fantastical world of Strauss’ Don Quixote. Mahler’s majestic Resurrection Symphony will conclude this heavenly journey.
Don’t forget to mark your calendars starting at 7:00 PM at the Johnny B. Wiley Pavilion on Friday, July 21st. BPO invites you to a special free event “Concert for Unity”.
We cordially invite you to join us for an evening of music that unites, uplifts, heals and unites our neighbors on the East Side. BPO and Buffalo United Community Choir leader Joanne Falletta guides you through a selection of compelling works by Nkel Okoye, Dvorak, Duke Ellington and more.
But wait, there’s more!
Pop Season is lit up by the undeniable genius of John Williams’ iconic film scores. Immerse yourself in the nostalgic sounds of Motown and immerse yourself in the glow of jazz legends like Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan and Lena Horne. Broadway fans will be delighted to see a Stephen Schwartz production come to life. Travel to Mexico with Mariachi Queen Ida Cuevas and soak up hits by music legends Neil He Diamond and Elton John. And just as a breathtaking celebration, BPO marks Disney’s 100th anniversary with a breathtaking multimedia spectacle.
For all rock lovers around the world, BPO has something special in store. Prepare to be thrilled as you traverse the ages with rock icons Led Zeppelin, Phil his Collins & Genesis, and timeless Fleetwood his great tribute to Mac. Rock and sing along as BPO pays tribute to one of the greatest rock artists of all time.
Immerse yourself in the captivating music of ABBA, experience the soulful tunes of Michael Bolton and feel the uplifting power of Grammy Award winner Donald Lawrence’s moving gospel. Dive deep into the magical world of Disney’s Frozen concert and prepare to be amazed by Michael Grandinetti’s astounding illusions.
With such a great line-up, you won’t miss a single note of this enchanting season. You can reserve your seat online at bpo.org, by phone at (716) 885-5000, or in person at his BPO Box Office at Kleinhans Music Hall.
Take a look at some of our upcoming summer concerts.
Saturday 15th July | Doors open at 6pm | Concert starts at 8pm
Buffalo Outer Harbor
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Join us for a special collaboration between BPO and The Strictly Hip at Buffalo’s Outer Harbor, celebrating the music of iconic Canadian rock band The Tribal Hip.
Sunday, July 16 | 7pm
The Buffalo AKG Museum of Art and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra have partnered on a free community concert to celebrate the museum’s new space and grand reopening. Following the museum’s expansion development project, Great His Loan comes to life with its first public programme, where you can enjoy a delightful summer evening outdoors while viewing musical theater masterpieces. For a truly enjoyable experience, we recommend bringing lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic. Click here for parking and drop-off information for this event.
Friday 21st July | Doors open at 5:30pm | Concert starts at 7pm
Johnny B. Wiley Pavilion, 1100 Jefferson Ave., Buffalo, NY
BPO continues its commitment to solidarity with its East Side neighbors and playing music that uplifts, heals and unites communities in western New York. Join us for this event featuring local stalls, activities, food trucks and culminating in an inspiring evening of orchestral performances.
Saturday, July 29 | 7:30 PM
Art Park, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston, NY
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Featuring the BPO, the Buffalo Philharmonic Choir, and the Spanish theater troupe La Fra dels Baus, the production further enhances Carl Orff’s famous dramatic score with impressive visuals and special effects. I’m here.
Prepare to be blown away by the magic of music as the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra takes you on an unforgettable journey through the 2023-24 concert season.
*Discount code applies to Gospel Symphony Celebration by Donald Lawrence (Oct. 27), The Music of ABBA (Nov. 17), Disney’s Frozen in Concert (Nov. 25), Michael Bolton (Dec. 6) Please note that it is not valid for , and non-BPO events.