The Helena Symphony cancels Benefit Concert at Montana Ting due to rise in COVID cases in the region

Due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic and recent rise in cases in the region, the Helena Symphony has canceled the Benefit Concert at Montana Ting that was rescheduled for Saturday, 1 August 2020.  Several weeks ago County health officials did approve the Symphony’s multi-page plan for effective social distancing, crowd management, proper food shields, extra …

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The Helena Symphony Moves Offices!

As of Monday, May 11, the Helena Symphony offices and administrative operations will be relocated from its current location at the Livestock Building to the main floor of Placer Building.  Built in 1913 by George H. Carsley in association with Cass Gilbert, The Placer Hotel (aka “Hotel Placer”) was Helena’s finest hotel for many years, …

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‘It’s like people are starving for this’: Helena Symphony musicians deliver raw performances online

A little more than a week ago, after canceling or rescheduling at least four upcoming concerts due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Helena Symphony Orchestra's Music Director and Conductor Allan R. Scott decided to find a way for his musicians to continue delivering what he believes to be an essential service. "I do believe the arts …

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The Helena Symphony Reschedules CARMEN in Concert & Plans the Future

Due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic and current restrictions of the shelter-in-place orders from the State of Montana, the Saturday, 2 May 2020 performance of Bizet’s opera Carmen is rescheduled for Saturday, 13 June 2020 at 7:00 p.m.  The Closing Night After Party scheduled for after the performance on May 2 will be rescheduled to …

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The Helena Symphony Announces Cancellation of Upcoming Events

In anticipation of the State of Montana’s possible recommendation that all large gatherings be suspended to limit community transmission of COVIC-19, all Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale rehearsals, performances, and events through April 15, 2020 are cancelled.  The health and safety of our patrons, musicians, volunteers and staff is our top priority. This impacts the …

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Public Health Update

The Helena Symphony is committed to the health and safety of patrons, musicians, and volunteers at its rehearsals and performances. We are carefully monitoring the global situation regarding COVID-19 (the Coronavirus) and are receiving updates from the City of Helena, Lewis & Clark County, and the Department of Public Health and Human Services. We are …

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The Helena Symphony presents Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony & Rossini’s operatic Stabat Mater

The Helena Symphony continues its 65th Season on Saturday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center with two masterpieces by prominent composers along with four nationally noted soloists.  Mendelssohn captures his impressions of Italy as “the supreme joy of life” in his famous Italian Symphony, and legendary Italian composer Gioachino Rossini brings …

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Helena Symphony and Carroll College Announce the INTREPID CREDIT UNION Symphony Under the Stars Totally Awesome 80s! (HELENA) – The Helena Symphony and Carroll College has announced their continued collaboration for the INTREPID CREDIT UNION Symphony Under the Stars concert event and fireworks show on Saturday, July 18 at 8:30 p.m. on the campus of …

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The Helena Symphony Orchestra Presents Acclaimed Pianist Carl Cranmer, Gershwin’s Piano Concerto, & Dvořák’s New World Symphony

The Helena Symphony continues its 65th Season on Saturday, February 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center with two loved masterpieces: acclaimed American Pianist Carl Cranmer performing GERSHWIN’s jazzy Piano Concerto in F, and the HSO presenting DVOŘÁK’s musical postcard from America – Symphony No. 9, From the New World. At a late-night …

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The Helena Symphony Orchestra presents acclaimed violinist Robyn Bollinger & Bruckner’s “Romantic Symphony”

The Helena Symphony continues its 65th Season on Saturday, January 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center with internationally-noted Violinist Robyn Bollinger and Bruckner’s epic Symphony No. 4. Firecracker Violinist Robyn Bollinger, proclaimed as “daring, charismatic, and passionate,” performs French composer Édouard Lalo’s fiery Symphonie espagnole. Last Season superstar Violinist Robyn Bollinger performed …

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The Helena Symphony presents Mozart by Candlelight, along with the greatest clarinetist alive!

SOLD OUT! The Helena Symphony continues its 65th Season on Saturday, November 16 at 7:30 p.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church with a special Mozart By Candlelight concert. The concert features three of Mozart’s most famous works along with Clarinetist Ricardo Morales, who has been proclaimed the greatest living clarinetist in the world today. …

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