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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Press Releases

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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The Helena Symphony Goes To The Zoo With Symphony Kids & Annie Garde Of Montana Public Radio

On Saturday, November 16 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, members of the Helena Symphony Orchestra present a program created for children ages 5 to 10 and their families.  As one of the Symphony’s new educational programs this season, Symphony Kids brings the power of live instrumental music into the hearts of …

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THE HELENA SYMPHONY BRINGS AN EVENING OF ITALIAN OPERA CELEBRATING THE 200TH BIRTHDAY OF GIUSEPPE VERDI

On Saturday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helena Civic Center, the Helena Symphony Orchestra & Chorale and four internationally-noted opera singers present an evening of Italian opera.  Celebrating the 200th birthday of opera master Giuseppe Verdi, the performance features two dozen highlights from 14 different operas.     From the elephants and tombs of Aïda and …

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The Helena Symphony Opens 59th Season With Governor Steve Bullock

Music Director Allan R. Scott and the Helena Symphony launch the Symphony’s 59th Season on Saturday, September 14 at 7:00 p.m. at the Helena Civic Center.  Titled Heroic Portraits, the Opening Night features Governor Steve Bullock narrating American composer Aaron Copland’s inspiring Lincoln Portrait.  Copland’s spirit of Americana is coupled with maverick Charles Ives’ Symphony …

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