The Springfield Symphony will hold auditions for the 2019-2020 season American Playlist in August of 2019. The Symphony’s 85th season will be painting a musical portrait of America with a soundtrack worthy of our nation’s history and music that celebrates our world today. The Symphony is looking to fill the following positions: Principal Oboe, Assistant Principal Bass, Section Cello (2 positions), Section Viola and 2nd Oboe (must also audition on English Horn).
Springfield Symphony Orchestra
May 18, 2019
Call the Symphony Office at 417.864.6683 for tickets
Oasis Hotel and Convention Center
2546 N Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO 65803
“It is your destiny.” (Darth Vader to Luke Skywalker, “The Empire Strikes Back”)
As members of the League of American Orchestras and as a part of their Orchestras Feeding America program, the Springfield Symphony will host a food drive, at its Is There Life After Death? classical concert on Saturday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts (525 S. John Q. Hammons Pkwy). All donations will benefit Ozarks Food Harvest a Feeding America partner.
The Springfield Symphony is thrilled to collaborate with the combined choruses from College of the Ozarks, Drury, Evangel and Missouri State Universities; with guest artists Jennifer Forni, Nicole Birkland, Limmie Pulliam and Todd Payne on Giuseppe Verdi’s Messa da Requiem.
Adults are invited to attend Holiday Horns at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, in the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library upstairs meeting room, 397 E. Central St.
Springfield Symphony’s Brass Quintet will perform festive holiday music at this annual concert sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Refreshments will be served.
For more information on this free program call 862-0135.
Invest and celebrate in community arts this holiday season!
From December 2 – 8, 2018, The Springfield Regional Arts Council, along with Americans for the Arts, encourage patrons and artists to come together and support local arts this week!
Adults are invited to attend World War I in Music & Letters at 10:55 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11, at the Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell Ave. Main doors will open at 9:30 a.m.; main floor seating will be open at 10 a.m.
The Springfield Symphony invites children of all ages and their families to join us for the 10th Annual Spooky Symphony, a free Halloween concert, on Monday, October 29 at 6:00 p.m. at the Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.
The orchestra, all dressed in their Halloween costumes, will be led by Maestro Kyle Wiley Pickett, and will feature performances of Harry Potter, Pirates of the Caribbean, How to Train Your Dragon, and many more.