Saturday, 24 October 2020
7:30 p.m. MST
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MASTERWORKS CONCERT II: Beethoven & Shostakovich

(2020-10-25 1:30 a.m. UTC/GMT) Conflict, hope, despair, and salvation are all captured in Beethoven’s Overture to Egmont – a testament to heroes who are willing to stand up to tyranny and sacrifice themselves for the good of humanity.   Beethoven 250 continues with his First Symphony that started so much of his legacy.  From Moscow to Paris, Carnegie Hall to performances …

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Saturday, 14 November 2020
7:30 p.m.
AARP HomeStream Your Helena Symphony

NON-SERIES CONCERT 2: Mozart by Candlelight

Experience the music of Mozart’s popular Overture to The Marriage of Figaro and his exciting Linz Symphony.  HSO Concertmaster Stephen Cepeda performs Beethoven’s sublime Violin Concerto as part of the Symphony’s Beethoven 250 – and all by candlelight.  Tune in and experience your Helena Symphony Orchestra. Watch here live

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News

Season 66 Part One is ON!

The Helena Symphony has reimagined how the 2020-2021 Season might look, sound, and feel. Watch Maestro Scott’s Facebook Live announcement today about Season 66 Part One. It’s reimagined and streaming live starting September 19th!

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The Helena Symphony cancels Benefit Concert at Montana Ting due to rise in COVID cases in the region

Due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic and recent rise in cases in the region, the Helena Symphony has canceled the Benefit Concert at Montana Ting that was rescheduled for Saturday, 1 August 2020.  Several weeks ago County health officials did approve the Symphony’s multi-page plan for effective social distancing, crowd management, proper food shields, extra …

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Press Releases

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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‘It’s like people are starving for this’: Helena Symphony musicians deliver raw performances online

A little more than a week ago, after canceling or rescheduling at least four upcoming concerts due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Helena Symphony Orchestra's Music Director and Conductor Allan R. Scott decided to find a way for his musicians to continue delivering what he believes to be an essential service. "I do believe the arts …

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Press Releases

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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Public Health Update

The Helena Symphony is committed to the health and safety of patrons, musicians, and volunteers at its rehearsals and performances. We are carefully monitoring the global situation regarding COVID-19 (the Coronavirus) and are receiving updates from the City of Helena, Lewis & Clark County, and the Department of Public Health and Human Services. We are …

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Press Releases

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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