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PhilharMonster Mash

“Let’s do the time warp again” at the PhilharMonster Mash—so grab your costumes and start monster mashing your way to a fun and spooky night!Singer/Entertainer, Geff Phillips will lead the singing and dancing—and with the orchestra, as well as the conductor, all in costume—get ready for a spook-tacular evening ofmusic from the scary classics to Rocky Horror and Zombie Nation.

Geff Phillips, vocalist and narrator 

J.S. Bach Toccata in D Minor, BWV 565 (keyboard solo)
Engelbert Humperdinck Witch’s Ride from “Hansel & Gretel”
Charles Gounod Funeral March of a Marionette
Camille Saint-Saëns Danse Macabre (Dance of Death)
Stephen Sondheim Selections from “Sweeney Todd”
Danny Elfman Corpse Bride Selections
John Williams The Witches of Eastwick: Devil’s Dance
Klaus Badelt Pirates of the Caribbean
John Williams Theme from “Jaws”
Hans Zimmer Selections from “Man of Steel”
Bobby Pickett and Leonard Capizzi Monster Mash
Richard O’Brien The Time Warp from “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”
Florian Senfter Kernkraft 400 by Zombie Nation

The Nightmare Before Christmas Concert

John Varineau, Conductor

In Tim Burton’s 1993 film The Nightmare Before Christmas, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town nearly ruins Christmas, but he soon learns that love and contentment are closer to home than he realized. See the worlds of Halloween and Christmas collide in stop-motion animation voiced by Chris Sarandon and Catherine O’Hara and enjoy the Grand Rapids Symphony perform live the iconic, Golden Globe-nominated film score by Danny Elfman.

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Events for the Week Oct 15th-21st

Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.

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Dreamworks Animation in Concert

From Shrek to How to Train Your Dragon to Madagascar to Kung Fu Panda. DreamWorks Animation’s great stories and beloved characters inspire and delight audiences of all ages. We celebrate 20+ years of visually stunning footage projected in HD onto the big screen while the iconic music scores by Hans Zimmer, John Powell, Danny Elfman, Alexandre Desplat, Alan Silvestri and others are performed live by symphony orchestra.

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Philharmonic Phright Night 2016

Harvest some scary tunes at our annual Halloween POPS concert.

J.S. Bach Toccata in D Minor, BWV 565 (keyboard solo)
Jacques Offenbach Orpheus in the Underworld Overture
Hector Berlioz March to the Scaffold from “Symphonie Fantastique”
Morton Gould Deserted Ballroom
John Williams Adventures on Earth from “E.T.”
Leroy Anderson Phantom Regiment
Elmer Bernstein To Kill a Mockingbird
James Newton Howard King Kong Soundtrack Highlights
Danny Elfman Music from “Spider-Man”
Ray Parker Jr. Ghostbusters

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