FREE NSO Tickets

The Nashville Symphony offers FREE tickets throughout the school year for students to attend Nashville Symphony Concerts at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.

When ordering the tickets, please follow these important instructions.

  • Students may receive 2 tickets per concert (1 for themselves and 1 for a guest).  
  • The student who reserves the tickets MUST be in attendance at the concert. They cannot give them away to parents, family members, etc.
  • Students can reserve tickets by contacting Ms. Painter through email ( or in person (Room 24).
  • Tickets must be reserved 2 weeks in advance.

Below the Symphony concert list, youwill also find a list a free concerts with other performing groups.

We will have free tickets for the following shows:

Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto w/ violinist Karen Gomyo

Thursday, November  3rd  @ 7 pm  or Saturday, November 5th  @ 8 pm

Mahler's Fourth w/ soprano, Hila Plitmann

Thursday, November 17th  @ 7pm or Saturday, November 19th @ 8pm

Brahms's First w/ pianist Natasha Paremski

Thursday, December 1st@ 7pm or Saturday , December 3rd @ 8pm 

Tianwa Yang on violin plays Mozart & Stravinsky

Thursday, January 5th @ 7pm or Saturday, January 7th @ 8pm

Pianist Garrick Ohlsson Plays Chopin

Thursday, January 26th @ 7pm or Saturday, January 28th  @ 8pm 

Jonathan Biss on pianist John Adams, Brahms, & Haydn

Thursday, February 9th @ 7pm or Saturday, February 11th @ 8pm 

Angela Hewitt on piano plays Mozart & Copland

Thursday, February 23rd @ 7pm or Saturday, February 25th @ 8pm 

Cho-Liang Lin on violin plays the Russian Masters!

Thursday, March 8th @ 7pm or Saturday, March 10th @ 8pm 

Jon Kimura Parker on piano plays Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody

Thursday, March 29th @ 7pm or Saturday, March 31st @ 8pm 

Augustin Hadelich on violin plays Brahms’ Violin Concerto in D Major

Thursday, April 19th @ 7pm or Saturday, April 21st @ 8pm 

Tracy Silverman on electric violin

Thursday, May 3rd @ 7pm or Saturday,  May 5th @ 8pm 

Nashville Symphony Chorus does Carmina Burana

Thursday, May 31st  @ 7pm or Saturday,  June 2nd  @ 8pm


Belmont University Free Concerts
Thursday, September 8

The Woods Piano Concert Series presents
Spencer Myer
Massey Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 21
Faculty Jazz Group
Massey Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Monday, September 26
Belmont Camerata
Performer’s Wish List
The season will open with Buxtehude’s Trio Sonata, Rossini’s Sonata for two violins, cello and bass and Bartok’s String Quartet no. 2.
Belmont Mansion, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, September 30
Concert Band
Massey Performing Arts Center Atrium, 12:00 p.m.

Friday, September 30
Vocal Collage
A program featuring classical and commercial vocal ensembles
Massey Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Monday, October 3
Faculty Brass Quintet
West End United Methodist Church, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 5
New Music Ensemble
Performing works by Belmont students and faculty, along with the music of other established modern composers.
Massey Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 6
University Symphony Orchestra and Wind Ensemble
Featuring works by Brahms, Bernstein, Maslanka and Liszt with piano soloist Kristian Klefstad.
Massey Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, October 7
String Chamber Orchestra
Massey Performing Arts Center Atrium, 12:00 p.m.

Monday, October 10
Faculty Concert: Kathryn Paradise, Vocalist
Reimagining the Jazz Standard
Massey Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 12
Bass and Rock Ensembles
Massey Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 20
Live at the Curb Café presents
Curb Café, 7:00 & 9:00 p.m.