Charleston Gaillard Center Presents

Blackstar Symphony: The Music of David Bowie with the Charleston Symphony
Artistic Director, Donny McCaslin

Apr 27, 2024 at 7:30 pm
Tickets Start at $35 (Plus Applicable Fees)

Conductor, Jules Buckley

Guest Artists: John Cameron Mitchell, Gail Ann Dorsey and David Poe

About the Show

Artistic Director Donny McCaslin is best known as the saxophonist on David Bowie’s last album, Blackstar. The noted composer and bandleader has released a dozen albums over his genre-defying, GRAMMY-nominated career.

He now brings you BLACKSTAR SYMPHONY, the most electrifying presentation of Bowie’s final work to date. Set for a 55-70 piece orchestra featuring arrangements by some of the world’s best musicians, the evening is truly not to be missed!

Set List & Orchestrators

Blackstar | Vince Mendoza

‘Tis a Pity She was a Whore | Michael Dudley

Lazarus | Jules Buckley

Sue (Or in a Season of Crime) | Maria Schneider

Girl Loves Me | Jamshied Sharifi

Dollar Days | Tony Visconti

I Can’t Give Everything Away | Jamshied Sharifi

Warszawa | Tim Davies

Break the Bond | Vellu Halkosalmi

No Plan | Tim Davies

Life On Mars? | Tim Davies

Suffragette City | Tony Visconti

Heroes | Jules Buckley

Where Are We Now? | Jamshied Sharifi

Space Oddity | Jules Buckley

Student & Teacher Tickets

The Charleston Gaillard Center’s Education & Community Program is pleased to announce student and teacher tickets are available for this performance. Limited availability. Limited to two tickets per person with valid student/teacher ID.

Tickets available in advance: Tickets are $25 (plus applicable fees) for Green seats on seatmap. Ticket purchasers must pick up their tickets at Will Call the night of the performance.

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Please note that for this performance online purchases have a limit of eight (8) tickets per customer. To purchase additional tickets or to inquire about group sales, please contact the ticket office directly at (843) 242-3099.