Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra

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Performing 21 concerts including two concerts accompanying Chautauqua Dance, the orchestra also provides musicians that perform for Chautauqua Opera.

Our Mission

The mission of the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra is to enrich the lives of our audience within and beyond the Institution’s gates through the power of symphonic music.

We seek to serve the purposes of the Institution by inspiring, educating and engaging a diverse and growing audience; by serving as an integral part of the Chautauqua community; by exemplifying artistic excellence in presenting programs that celebrate both tradition and innovation; and by demonstrating sound financial stewardship.

Events

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  • Saturday, July 01, 2017 | 08:15pm

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: "Ode to Joy"

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    Rossen Milanov, conductor; Columbus Symphony ChorusHelen Hassinger, soprano; Megan Quick, mezzo-soprano; David Crawford, bass

    Repertoire: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, op. 125, "Choral"  [65’] 



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Thursday, July 13, 2017 | 08:15pm

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: "Music as Muse"

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    Rossen Milanov, conductor; Orion Weiss, piano

    Repertoire: Christopher Theofanidis: Muse  [12’]; W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488  [26’]; Antonin Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 in G major, B. 163, op. 88  [36’]



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017 | 08:15pm

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra: "Cuban Night"

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    "Cuban night with Aldo López-Gavilán and Daiana García"
    Daiana García, conductor; Aldo López-Gavilán, piano

    Repertoire: Aldo López-Gavilán: Variaciones con Tema  [15’]; Aldo López-Gavilán: Luciérnagas  [6’]...



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Saturday, July 29, 2017 | 08:15pm

    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™ in Concert

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    For the first time ever, audiences are experiencing a symphony orchestra performing music to the entire film from one of the most beloved film franchises in history. This concert has sold out with orchestras in St. Louis, Indianapolis and Philadelphia — and Chautauqua is next!
    Watch the movie with live music by the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra!



    Location: Amphitheater

     

  • Saturday, August 12, 2017 | 08:15pm

    Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

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    Chautauqua Institution is pleased to announce Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s first performance with a live orchestra in the Amp. The program will feature excerpts from the beloved ballet Coppélia,...



    Location: Amphitheater