The Sacred & The Seductive

Saturday, 18 October 2014, 7:30 p.m., Helena Civic Center The Symphony’s Composer in Residence, Kile Smith, has been proclaimed as “spellbinding and having a direct emotional appeal.” His Psalm 46 coupled with Copland’s Old American Songs provides a sacred American spirit of artful simplicity. The program culminates with French master Maurice Ravel’s evocative and atmospheric …

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Opening Night is September 20th

The 60th Anniversary Season opens with Sibelius’ triumphal Fifth Symphony, and Concertmaster Stephen Cepeda performing Brahms’ romantic and gypsy-inspired Violin Concerto. The evening concludes with a dessert reception in the Helena Civic Center Ballroom, hosted by The Parrot Confectionery. Opening Night is not to be missed! (NOTE: Concert begins at 7:00 p.m.) Saturday, 20 September …

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Hiring Director of Patron Services

The Director of Patron Services is the chief coordinator of all administrative activities including the box office, volunteer services and office management.  S/he will serve as the lead for ticket sales operations and effective functioning of the Symphony’s customer relations management (computer) programs.  The Director of Patron Services will recruit, organize, train and manage volunteers, …

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Helena Symphony and Carroll College Announce the 11th Annual Symphony Under the Stars | THE MAGICAL MUSIC OF DISNEY

(HELENA) – The Helena Symphony and Carroll College today announces their continued collaboration for the eleventh annual Symphony Under the Stars concert event and fireworks show on Saturday, July 19 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 over …

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War, Peace and Fate

On Saturday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale will present a program that explores the themes of war, peace and fate.  This concert concludes the 59th season with Vaughan Williams’ prayer and plea for peace in the monumental Dona Nobis Pacem (Grant Us Peace) and …

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A Night Of Myth and Mystery With Ravel, Schumann, Messiaen, and R. Strauss Featuring Cellist Linda Kuhn

On Saturday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra brings a night of myth and mystery with four famous composers. Linda Kuhn, the popular Principal Cellist of the Helena Symphony, will solo on Schumann’s Cello Concerto. Maurice Ravel’s enchanting Mother Goose: Suite will open the evening. Ravel retells …

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The Helena Symphony Performs Bernstein & Beethoven’s Legendary Symphony No. 5

On Saturday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale presents American legend Leonard Bernstein’s compelling and thrilling Chichester Psalms along with memorable moments from Borodin’s opera Prince Igor, and culminates with Beethoven’s unmistakable and triumphant Fifth Symphony. In addition to the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale, …

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The Helena Symphony Brings Music to More than 1,600 Fourth and Fifth Graders from Helena and Beyond

On Thursday, February 20, at 1:00 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra will perform its annual youth concert for over 1,600 fourth and fifth grade students from twenty elementary schools coming from over ten school districts and six cities.  In addition to the eleven elementary schools from the Helena School District, …

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The Helena Symphony & Superstar Pianist Begin 2014 with Liszt & Beethoven

On Saturday, January 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra continues the 2013-2104 Season with internationally acclaimed Pianist Joel Fan performing two immense works.  Hailed by The New York Times, Mr. Fan made his debut with the New York Philharmonic at age 11.  After attending the Juilliard School, Harvard …

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The Helena Symphony Celebrates the Holiday Season with Two Special Concerts

The Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale celebrate the holiday season with two special concerts, from masterworks in the Cathedral to a fun-filled performance for families. Christmas in the Cathedral On Sunday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. Helena, the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale will open the holiday season with an …

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