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In this not-to-be-missed performance, we explore those composers that have had a significant impact on generations of composers to follow. In this more intimate MSO concert program, cellist Erik Anderson takes us on fast-paced frenzy through one of the most exciting concerti of the Classical Era. As a bonus, Music Director Scott Seaton plays and conducts Milhaud’s jazz-infused journey through the creation of the world.Find out more »
Join us for this new special concert celebrating the holiday season! The first half of the concert will feature many seasonal favorites, including Sleigh Ride and A Christmas Festival! A special collaboration with Rinat Mouzafarov Institute of Dance & Ballet Theater will bring you scenes from Tchaikovsky’s famous Nutcracker in the second half.
Tickets will go on sale in November.Find out more »
Come hear the many different ways that the animal world has been represented with orchestral colors with Saint-Saëns imaginative Carnival of the Animals and other fun pieces. Kids can arrive early for the Instrument Petting Zoo. Also featured on this program is the winner of the High School Soloist Competition.Find out more »
Join the MSO for this exciting concert that features one of the region’s hottest classic rock horn bands! The Post-Traumatic Funk Syndrome has been voted the Best Cover Band in the region numerous years in a row and they join the MSO for an evening of hits. The evening begins with our tradition of saluting the Armed Forces, and—as a last musical treat—we will also feature the winner of the MSU Senior Honor Competition.Find out more »
In this grand finale, we take you on a tour of the best of France that culminates in the epic Symphonie Fantastique by Hector Berlioz, a piece shows us what happens when an obsession meets the mind of a brilliant composer. Violin sensation Chee-Yun also joins the MSO with the delightful, assertive sounds of the Lalo Symphonie Espagnole.Find out more »