Top the charts with the Seattle Symphony’s popular culture concerts! From Kenny G’s unparalleled instrumental chops to a celebration of hometown hero Quincy Jones, the Seattle Symphony brings you the best of popular music. And don’t forget the godfather of movie music, John Williams, whose legendary film scores will be played in their full splendor by the Seattle Symphony.

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Frank & Ella Together

Friday, 5 June, 2020 8:00PM

While health officials manage the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community, the Seattle Symphony has made the difficult decision to cancel all performances scheduled for June 3–28 and July 25, 2020. All ticket holders will be notified.

Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald were the undisputed singing stars of their era, and they ignited the stage when they joined forces. Join audience favorites Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare for classic Frank and Ella hits such as “The Lady is a Tramp,” “They Can’t Take That Away from Me,” “Body and Soul” and many more.

Open Captioning is available for Saturday night Pops performances ONLY. Please call the box office at 206.215.4747 to secure your location.

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Canceled

Frank & Ella Together

Saturday, 6 June, 2020 8:00PM

While health officials manage the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community, the Seattle Symphony has made the difficult decision to cancel all performances scheduled for June 3–28 and July 25, 2020. All ticket holders will be notified.

Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald were the undisputed singing stars of their era, and they ignited the stage when they joined forces. Join audience favorites Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare for classic Frank and Ella hits such as “The Lady is a Tramp,” “They Can’t Take That Away from Me,” “Body and Soul” and many more.

Open Captioning is available for Saturday night Pops performances ONLY. Please call the box office at 206.215.4747 to secure your location.

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Canceled

Frank & Ella Together

Sunday, 7 June, 2020 2:00PM

While health officials manage the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community, the Seattle Symphony has made the difficult decision to cancel all performances scheduled for June 3–28 and July 25, 2020. All ticket holders will be notified.

Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald were the undisputed singing stars of their era, and they ignited the stage when they joined forces. Join audience favorites Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare for classic Frank and Ella hits such as “The Lady is a Tramp,” “They Can’t Take That Away from Me,” “Body and Soul” and many more.

Open Captioning is available for Saturday night Pops performances ONLY. Please call the box office at 206.215.4747 to secure your location.

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Canceled

The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra

Saturday, 8 August, 2020 8:00PM

The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra celebrates 85 years of classic Basie swing! This historic orchestra, directed by Scotty Barnhart, brings to Benaroya Hall such seminal big band hits as “April in Paris,” “One O’ Clock Jump,” “Li’l Darlin” and “Shiny Stockings.” Winners of 18 Grammy Awards and known as “the most explosive force in jazz,” they will be joined by vocalist Carmen Bradford for tributes to Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan.

Open Captioning is available for Saturday night Seattle Pops performances ONLY. Please call the box office at 206.215.4747 to secure your location.

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