NON-SERIES CONCERT 1: Intrepid Credit Union SYMPHONY UNDER THE STARS – TOTALLY AWESOME 80S!

The 17th annual Intrepid Credit Union Symphony Under the Stars is a gift to the community from the Helena Symphony and Carroll College.  The evening culminates with one of the best fireworks shows in Montana, also sponsored by Intrepid Credit Union.  Typically, over 16,000 people attend this wonderful tradition, so pack your blankets.  This is …

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Saturday, 18 September 2021
7:30 p.m. MDT
Helena Civic Center

MASTERWORKS CONCERT I: Opening Night ~ Beethoven’s Ninth

Watch live on YouTube. The long-awaited re-opening of in-person concerts begins with the most triumphant celebration of the human spirit – the immortal “Ode to Joy” of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony.  Beethoven’s musical proclamations about community and equality continue to resonate around the world in a time where the power of music is more vital than …

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SYMPHONY KIDS 1: A Boy and His Tree

Created for children 5-10, these imaginative 30-minute performances with narration and actors, introduce children to the world of music and instruments, and impart life lessons through interactive stories.  Following each concert, children are invited to try instruments at the Instrument Petting Zoo (sponsored by Piccolo’s Music). These FREE PERFORMANCES are all held at St. Paul’s …

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Saturday, 23 October 2021
7:30 p.m. MST
Helena Civic Center

MASTERWORKS CONCERT II: Consolation & Remembrance

Watch live on YouTube. A concert of healing to remember those lost during the pandemic – three miniatures of Mahler allow us to reflect. Legendary Italian composer Gioachino Rossini brings his flair for operatic drama, passion, love, and loss to the setting of Stabat Mater – a recounting of the Virgin Mary’s devastation over the death of her …

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SYMPHONY KIDS 2: There’s a Monster in My Closet

Created for children 5-10, these imaginative 30-minute performances with narration and actors, introduce children to the world of music and instruments, and impart life lessons through interactive stories.  Following each concert, children are invited to try instruments at the Instrument Petting Zoo (sponsored by Piccolo’s Music). These FREE PERFORMANCES are all held at St. Paul’s …

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Saturday, 13 November 2021
7:30 p.m. MDT
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church

NON-SERIES CONCERT 2: Mozart by Candlelight

Watch live on YouTube. Acclaimed Russian Pianist Anna Kislitsyna brings Haydn’s graceful and intimate Piano Concerto to life, and the HSO performs a comedic overture by opera composer Domenico Cimarosa along with Mozart’s first symphonic masterpiece – his sparkling Symphony No. 29 – all by candlelight.

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Monday, 13 December 2021
5:30 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. MST
Cathedral of Saint Helena

NON-SERIES CONCERT 3: Christmas in the Cathedral

Usher in the season with Helena’s longest and greatest holiday tradition with an evening of lessons and carols – all in the profoundly reflective Cathedral of St. Helena. This special concert focuses on a continued spirit of reflection, healing, and finding peace within ourselves and with each other as we end 2021 and usher in …

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MASTERWORKS CONCERT III: Ravel’s Piano Concerto with Pianist Jon Nakamatsu

Internationally renowned Pianist and Van Cliburn Gold Medalist Jon Nakamatsu returns to perform Ravel’s emotionally delicate and jazz-infused Piano Concerto.  The captivatingly lush and optimistic Fifth Symphony of Englishman Ralph Vaughan Williams sings with emotional strength and spirituality. Watch live on YouTube. SHARE AND VIEW YOUR PHOTOS LIVE! Share your viewing party photos live on …

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SYMPHONY KIDS 3: Once Upon A Time

Created for children 5-10, these imaginative 30-minute performances with narration and actors, introduce children to the world of music and instruments, and impart life lessons through interactive stories.  Following each concert, children are invited to try instruments at the Instrument Petting Zoo (sponsored by Piccolo’s Music). These FREE PERFORMANCES are all held at St. Paul’s …

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SYMPHONY KIDS 4: Fiona the Frog & Her Violin

Created for children 5-10, these imaginative 30-minute performances with narration and actors, introduce children to the world of music and instruments, and impart life lessons through interactive stories.  Following each concert, children are invited to try instruments at the Instrument Petting Zoo (sponsored by Piccolo’s Music). These FREE PERFORMANCES are all held at St. Paul’s …

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MASTERWORKS CONCERT V: Rite of Spring

Indulge in Elgar’s profoundly expressive Cello Concerto with worldwide acclaimed Israeli-American Cellist Amit Peled.  Then experience the music that caused a riot – the provocatively primitive and viscerally powerful Rite of Spring by Stravinsky. Watch live on YouTube. SHARE AND VIEW YOUR PHOTOS LIVE! Share your viewing party photos live on our PhotoStream. To get …

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Saturday, 19 September 2020
7:30 p.m. MST
AARP HomeStream Your Helena Symphony

MASTERWORKS CONCERT I: Opening Night — Cellist Ovidiu Marinescu & Beethoven’s Seventh

(2020-9-20 1:30 a.m. UTC/GMT) The Helena Symphony returns along with the long-awaited and much-needed Opening Night! Romanian Cellist Ovidiu Marinescu, internationally-acclaimed and a Helena favorite, returns to perform Tchaikovsky’s passionately charming Rococo Variations. We also launch BEETHOVEN 250 – celebrating the 250th birthday of one of humankind’s most important artists – featuring the unrelenting rhythmic drive of Beethoven’s Seventh …

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