Bringing Classical Music to Everyone!

Holiday Concert Celebration

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 ~ 7:00 pm

Santa will be there with treats!


Anderson: Christmas Festival
Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers
Jessel: Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
Leontovych: Carol of the Bells
Bach: Jesu Joy from Cantata 147
Adam: O Holy Night (arr. Graybeal)
Herbert: Babes in Toyland
(March of the Toys)
Berlin: White Christmas
Bernard: Winter Wonderland
Torme: The Christmas Song
(Chestnuts Roasting)
Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite, Opening
Franck: Panis Angelicus
Liszt/Schubert: Ave Maria
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus
Anderson: Sleigh Ride

Nicole Pesce, piano
Melissa Solomon, soprano

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North Canyon Performing Arts Center

1700 E Union Hills Dr.

Phoenix, AZ 85024

(Near 16th St and Union Hills)

Free student & Military/Veteran tickets available. Click tickets to get yours today!

Live Streaming Will Be Available During Each Concert

Upcoming Concert


Choral Fantasy Celebration

Sunday, February 4, 2024 ~ 4:00pm

Concert Program Featuring:

Choral Fantasy
Op. 80

ProMusica Choir

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake Suite

Lehar: Viljas Lied 

Melissa Solomon, soprano

Ludwig van Beethoven, composer

North Canyon Performing Arts Center

1700 E Union Hills Dr.

Phoenix, AZ 85024

(Near 16th St and Union Hills)

Free student & Military/Veteran tickets available. Click tickets to get yours today!

Live Streaming Will Be Available During Each Concert

More Upcoming Concerts

Our Spring Concert

QingQing Yu, piano

Sunday, March 17, 2024 
4:00 pm

Beethoven Tribute Concert

Beethoven, composer

Sunday, May 5, 2024  
4:00 pm

Independence Day Concert Celebration

Sunday, June 30th, 2024  
4:00 pm

2024 Season Opening Concert

Tchaikovsky, composer

Sunday, October 13, 2024
4:00 pm

Donate to our Children's Programs Today

Please help us with our mission to bring classical music to children valley wide.

The Scottsdale Philharmonic is dedicated to youth programs and building classical music awareness for our children. These are a few of the programs currently offered or in development:

  • Scottsdale Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
  • Free tickets for students to all performances
  • Musical competitions
  • Children’s Family Concerts
  • Free Live-Streaming during each concert

Season Tickets Now Available

Help us bring classical music to everyone!

Become a Concert Sponsor

Showcase your commitment to our community’s arts and culture by sponsoring a symphony concert! 

  • Exclusive Naming Rights
  • Name Promotion
  • Marketing Opportunities
  • VIP Seating at Concert for up to 10 guests.

Philharmonic Elite Partners

$1,000 Donation 
  • Premium VIP Reserved Seating
  • Recognition in the Patron Section of each program for the year
  • VIP Status for all Special Events
$2,500 Donation
  • Special Acknowledgement in Seasonal Program
  • and all previous rewards
$5,000 Donation
  • Private Dinner with Board Trustee or Conductor 
  • and all previous rewards

Leave a Lasting Legacy

Let your love of classical music live on with a legacy gift to The Scottsdale Philharmonic Orchestra. 
  • Bequests in a will or trust
  • Beneficiary designations in a retirement fund
  • Beneficiary designation in a life insurance policy
  • Gift of life insurance cash value

We rely solely upon your donations to bring beautiful classical music to everyone of all ages in our community.  Your support is essential to our mission and very much appreciated!

Concert Locations

Announcing our two concert locations for this season.
Both locations feature an amazing 1,200 seat, state-of-the-art auditorium and have accessible, easy parking.

La Casa de Cristo Church

6300 E. Bell Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

North Canyon Performing Arts Center

1700 E Union Hills Dr.
Phoenix, AZ 85024
(Near 16th St and Union Hills)

picture of North Canyon Performing Arts Center auditorium


To enrich the cultural landscape of the Greater Phoenix Valley by providing a professional symphony orchestra that performs a diverse repertoire of classical music, making it accessible to audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Founded in 2012, the Scottsdale Philharmonic is a 501(c)3 that is funded by contributions from the general public and business community.


To build a more inclusive and welcoming cultural environment in the Greater Phoenix Valley.

We will fulfill our Mission to provide classical music to everyone by:

  • Offering affordable ticket prices
  • Free tickets for all students
  • Free Live-streaming of each concert
  • Developing a youth orchestra to provide high-quality music education to students of all backgrounds and abilities.

We believe that this vision is achievable, and we are excited to develop the Scottsdale Philharmonic Youth Orchestra. We are confident that this program will make a positive impact on the lives of young people in our community, and we look forward to sharing our love of music with them.

  • Offering opportunities for students to perform in a variety of settings, including concerts, competitions, and outreach events.
  • Fostering a love of classical music in the next generation of musicians and audiences.
  • Establish a scholarship program for students in need.
  • Partner with local schools and community organizations to promote classical music education.


  • Accessibility: We believe that classical music should be accessible to everyone, regardless of their income or background.
  • Excellence: We strive to provide the highest quality music education possible.
  • Inclusion: We are committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all students.
  • Innovation: We are always looking for new ways to engage our students and to make music education more relevant to their lives.


We are excited to work with our community to make this vision a reality. We believe that classical music is a powerful force for good, and we are committed to sharing our love of music with everyone.