Last update:  July 12, 2022

The 2022-2023 Concert Season and Online Events

For the 2022-2023 concert season concerts will be held at Symphony Hall, Boston. We will be complying with the policies that Symphony Hall has laid out. To help you plan your visit to Symphony Hall please read the Safe in Sound: Symphony Hall page on their website for information about health and safety measures.

We plan to have all of our concerts at Symphony Hall will be available to live stream! Information about the live stream option for each concert will be found on the concert's page.

Proof of Vaccination

Per Symphony Hall: 

  • Proof of Vaccination or Negative Test

    All visitors must present full proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test each time they enter Symphony Hall. Fully vaccinated is defined as having had your second COVID-19 vaccination at least two weeks before your concert date.

    Accepted vaccines include those authorized (either fully or for emergency use) by the Food and Drug Administration or the World Health Organization.

    Options for proof of vaccination:

    • Vaccination card
    • Photo of vaccination card
    • Digital vaccine record

    Acceptable COVID-19 tests:

    • PCR test taken within the last 72 hours
    • Antigen test taken within the last 24 hours

    Proof of a negative test can be in the form of a photo or email of negative test results from a clinic, testing center, medical professional, or a time-stamped photo of an at-home test.

A Face Mask IS NOT required but IS recommended

Will there be social distancing?

At this time,  our performances will not be socially distanced.

Will musicians and staff have the same requirements?

All musicians, guest artists, and staff are required to show proof of vaccination. Performers are not required to wear masks on stage. 

Will performances have intermissions?

Boston Philharmonic and Youth Orchestra performances will include an intermission. 

Will I need to show my vaccine card every time I see a concert?

Yes, all visitors will need to provide proof of vaccination each time.

We look forward to greeting you in the concert hall again! In the meanwhile, we send you our warmest wishes for good health as we navigate these challenging times.

Questions: Please contact the Boston Philharmonic office at :

Safe in Sound: Symphony Hall Guidelines

CDC Guide to Masks

Policies are subject to change. The latest updates to the policy will be posted here.


Symphony Hall Policies