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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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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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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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The Helena Symphony Orchestra and Chorale performs Carmina Burana and Sleeping Beauty

The Helena Symphony continues its 65th Season on Saturday, October 19th at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center with two popular works and two popular ballets: Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty and Carl Orff’s epic Carmina Burana. The concert features nearly 200 performers: 70 members of the Helena Symphony Orchestra, 100 singers of the Helena Symphony …

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Symphony Kids concert about friendship! A FREE concert created for 5-10 year olds

Symphony Kids concert about Friendship! A FREE Concert created for 5-10 Year olds On Saturday, November 2 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, members of the Helena Symphony Orchestra continues this Season’s Education Concert Series with the second Symphony Kids concert.  Created for children ages 5 to 10, Symphony Kids is a …

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Symphony Kids concert about individuality and being different! A FREE concert created for 5-10 year olds

Symphony Kids concert about Individuality and Being Different! A FREE Concert created for 5-10 Year olds On Saturday, February 8 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, members of the Helena Symphony Chorale continue this Season’s Education Concert Series with a Symphony Kids concert.  Created for children ages 5 to 10, Symphony Kids …

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2019-2020 Symphony Kids concerts begin! – Xavier & His Very Bad Day

2019-2020 Symphony Kids concerts begin! Xavier & His Very Bad Day A FREE Concert On Saturday, September 28 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 …

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