Discover Space Through Music In The Heart Of The Roosevelt Row Arts District

Above: The Phoenix Symphony stretches its traditional format.

Experience The Phoenix Symphony as you never have before. For the first time in the Symphony’s 70 plus years, they will stretch its traditional format with a series that brings the live musical experience to the heart of the Roosevelt Row Arts District. 

The inaugural performance, SYMPHNY: monOrchid, is happening on Friday, May 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the iconic monOrchid located in Downtown Phoenix The event is in collaboration with True North Studio and is expected to transport fans of both art and music alike. General admission tickets are $10 with no processing fees, with seated and standing options available on a first-come first-serve basis. Food and beverage will be available for purchase before, during and after the performance.

“The Phoenix Symphony provides our city with dynamic performances,” says Jonathon Vento of True North Studio. “As huge supporters of the arts we are thrilled to partner with Maestro Tito Munoz and The Phoenix Symphony. At True North Studio we believe that when you experience the unexpected a new sense of creativity emerges. With monOrchid as the backdrop to this first performance it will truly be an unexpected experience.”

Above: monOrchid Gallery is located at 214 East Roosevelt Street in Phoenix. 

True North Studio is a real estate development company based in the monOrchid, a landmark arts and mixed-use building in the heart of the Roosevelt Row Arts District in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. The Cambria Hotel is one component of True North Studio’s mixed use developments between Central Avenue to 3rd Street, and Roosevelt to Moreland Streets at Hance Park. Projects within the development include hotels, restaurants, art galleries, creative office, and commercial retail as part of historically preserved and adaptively reused properties, as well as the infill of vacant lots. These projects will contribute to the fabric of the diverse Roosevelt Row Arts District and amplify the revitalization of downtown Phoenix.  

The performance at monOrchid, led by Virginia G. Piper and Music Director Tito Muñoz, will feature The Phoenix Symphony in otherworldly selections like “Mars” and “Jupiter” from Holsts’ The Planets alongside iconic pieces from Star Wars and other space themed compositions. It will truly be a night many will not forget.

Above: Music Director Tito Muñoz looks forward to more innovation productions. 

“The Symphony is moving in a wonderful direction with this new series,” says Muñoz. “Given its colorful personality and artistic vibrancy, Roosevelt Row is the perfect place to kick off this project and we look forward to more innovative productions in the future.”

The Phoenix Symphony has been proudly serving the citizens of the Phoenix metropolitan area and Arizona since 1947. The Phoenix Symphony presents an annual season from September through the beginning of June, featuring full-length classical and pops concerts at Symphony Hall in downtown Phoenix, as well as concerts in Scottsdale, Mesa, Prescott and throughout central Arizona. The Symphony performs for more than 125,000 students and children, helping to introduce music to new generations through a variety of education and youth-engagement programs.

SYMPHNY: monOrchid 

Friday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m. 

At monOrchid Gallery

214 East Roosevelt Street, Phoenix