The Paramount Theatre is the proud home of the OAKLAND SYMPHONY.
Experience the music of the masters, the works of living American composers and the sensational playing of the Oakland Symphony in the gorgeous glow of the Paramount Theatre!
The Oakland Symphony handles all of their own tickets sales. Visit the Oakland Symphony website and purchase tickets or call 510-444-0802.
Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 7:30 PM
Angela Y. Davis, special guest
W. Kamau Bell, host
Rickey Minor, conductor
The Oakland Symphony’s signature Playlist returns to celebrate Angela Y. Davis. Activist. Educator. Conscience of a generation. She will share the music that inspired her courage and her commitment. Hosted by W. Kamau Bell, Oakland Symphony’s 2018 Playlist honoree.
Friday, February 16, 2024 at 8:00 PM
JOAN TOWER: Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No. 6
CARLOS SIMON WITH LIBRETTO BY DAN HARDER:
Here I Stand: Paul Robeson
(World Premiere – Oakland Symphony Commission,
Generously Funded by The Robeson Centennial Committee)
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5