Helena Symphony Orchestra announces openings for Principal Horn

The Helena Symphony Orchestra encourages talented and dedicated musicians to audition. Musicians are judged on musicianship, preparation, tone quality, and proficiency on their instrument. The Audition Committee consists of the Music Director, any assistant conductor, and principal members of the section(s) or instrument family (i.e. winds), and at times, other members from that section. Prior …

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Reserved Seat Tickets to this Year’s Symphony Under the Stars Go On Sale June 1st

(HELENA) – The Helena Symphony and Carroll College announces their continued collaboration for the 14th annual Symphony Under the Stars concert event and fireworks show on Saturday, July 15 at 8:30 p.m. on the campus of Carroll College.  Considered the largest summer event in Montana, the much anticipated Symphony Under the Stars attracts well over …

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The Helena Symphony culminates Season with PUCCINI’s opera La Bohème

On Saturday, May 6, 7:30 p.m. at the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale and nine soloists perform Puccini’s heart-breaking story of La Bohème. La Bohème, the passionate, timeless, and indelible story of love among young artists in Paris, can stake its claim as the world’s most popular opera. “It is one of …

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Symphony Kids Concert

On Saturday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, members of the Helena Symphony Orchestra continue this year’s Education Concert Series with the final Symphony Kids concert of the Season.  Created for children ages 5 to 10, Symphony Kids is a free one-hour concert for audiences of all ages and their …

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The Helena Symphony Brings Music to more than 1,800 Fourth & Fifth Graders from Helena and Beyond

On Wednesday, March 15, at 1:00 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra will perform its annual youth concert for over 1,800 fourth and fifth grade students from twenty elementary schools coming from over ten school districts and nine cities. In addition to the eleven elementary schools from the Helena School District, …

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Share Romance with the Fire of ¡FLAMENCO!

On Saturday, February 25, 7:30 p.m. at the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra presents the timeless world of dream-like Spain and the nationally-noted flamenco company, Solero Flamenco, including flamenco guitarist, singer, dancer with castanets, and cajón (box drum) player. Together with the Helena Symphony Orchestra, Solero Flamenco will feature the gypsy-inspired music of …

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Symphony Kids Concert

On Saturday, February 4 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, members of the Helena Symphony Orchestra continue this Season’s Education Concert Series with the third Symphony Kids concert.  Created for children ages 5 to 10, Symphony Kids is a free one-hour concert for audiences of all ages and their and their families.  …

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World-Renowned Pianist Jon Nakamatsu makes Helena Symphony Debut!

On Saturday, January 28, 7:30 p.m. at the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra presents critically-acclaimed Pianist Jon Nakamatsu and works by Claude Debussy, Benjamin Britten, and Tchaikovsky. Making his debut with the Helena Symphony Orchestra performing Tchaikovsky’s irresistible and virtuosic First Piano Concerto, American Pianist Jon Nakamatsu continues to draw unanimous praise as …

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The Helena Symphony ushers in the season with CHRISTMAS IN THE CATHEDRAL – Helena’s greatest & longest holiday tradition

On MONDAY, December 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. Helena, the Helena Symphony officially enters the Helena holiday season with one performance only of Handel’s Messiah. The concert features the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale, along with the four nationally-noted soloists who have performed in opera houses and concert halls throughout the …

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SWINGIN’ SINATRA Comes to Helena!

On Saturday, November 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center critically-acclaimed singer Steve Lippia comes shares the stage with the Helena Symphony Orchestra in a Swingin’ Sinatra concert. The concert features favorites from the “American Songbook,” including “Beyond the Sea,” “Fly Me to the Moon,” “That’s Life,” “The Lady is a Tramp,” “Come …

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A Symphony SPOOKTACULAR Costumes, Cell Phones, and the Music of Beetlejuice, Corpse Bride, & Batman!

The Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale perform a Halloween Symphony Spooktacular on Saturday, October 22, 7:30 p.m. at the Helena Civic Center.  With every performer on stage complete in costume, the HSO&C presents some spooky favorites, such as Bach’s Toccata & Fugue in D minor (made famous from Disney’s original Fantasia), Saint-Saëns’ Danse Macabre, and …

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Symphony Kids – There’s a Monster in my Closet!!! FREE Concert

On Saturday, October 1 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, members of the Helena Symphony Orchestra open this Season’s Education Concert Series with the first Symphony Kids concert.  Created for children ages 5 to 10, Symphony Kids is a free one-hour concert for audiences of all ages and their and their families.  …

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