Events« All Events
Austin Symphony Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park”
- Treat Dad This Father's Day to Some Free Big Band Music!
- May 31-August 23, 2015 7:30 PM
- where: Hartman Concert Park at the Long Center directions
Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago.
In its 13th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of the Long Center City Terrace and run on Sunday evenings from May 31st through August 23rd (except July 5th) 7:30 p.m. A gift from the Hartman Family Foundation, these concerts are presented to the Austin community in thanks for its continued, generous support. Each Sunday a different ensemble of the Austin Symphony will be featured at the new Hartman Park, located on the grounds of the Long Center for the Performing Arts, performing music from jazz and light classical to pops selections and film scores. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner and blanket and make it a group outing.
May 31 – Strings Program
July 12 – Brass
July 19 – Woodwinds
July 26 – Big Band
August 2 – Strings
August 9 – Woodwinds
August 16 – Brass
August 23 – Big Band
Free Parking is available at One Texas Center located on Barton Springs Rd. @ S. 1st St.
*Paid parking is available at the Palmer Garage for $8
The ASO's First Commercial CD
May 31-August 23, 2015
Treat Dad This Father's Day to Some Free Big Band Music!
June 10-July 29, 2015
Wednesday Mornings, Gates open at 9:00, Events run 9:30 - 11:30 am