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10/6 – Opening Night: Happy Birthday, Lenny!

Opening Night - Happy Birthday, Lenny!Saturday, October 6, 2018―7:30 PM Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Elliot Moore, conductor SHOSTAKOVICH  Festive Overture BERNSTEIN  Chichester Psalms Longmont Chorale, Scott Hamlin, artistic director Wade Hartrick, boy soprano MAHLER  Symphony No. 1, “Titan” Our journey begins with a celebration of Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday and some of the composers whose music he championed, including Shostakovich ...
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2017-18 Season: Pops Concert – 5/12

Pops Concert - Divas through the DecadesSaturday, May 12, 2018―7:30 PM Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Elliot Moore, conductor Nadya Hill, soprano Katheryne Baker, mezzo-soprano Women from the Longmont Chorale In celebration of Mother’s Day, the LSO will feature music by and about women across decades and genres―from opera to cabaret, jazz to pop. This high-energy concert will be fun for ...
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2017-18 Season: Museum Concert – 4/15

Mozart & Beethoven at the Longmont MuseumSunday, April 15, 2018―4 PM Stewart Auditorium, Longmont Museum Longmont Symphony Chamber Orchestra Elliot Moore, conductor MOZART   Symphony No. 35, “Haffner”   |  listen BEETHOVEN   Symphony No. 1   |  listen This performance of Mozart and Beethoven symphonies marks the first performance of the Longmont Symphony Chamber Orchestra and is the first performance of ...
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2017-18 Season: Tales from the Sea – 4/7

Tales from the SeaSaturday, April 7, 2018―7:30 PM Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Elliot Moore, conductor Sarah Barber, mezzo-soprano MENDELSSOHN  The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave)   |  listen ELGAR  Sea Pictures    Sarah Barber, mezzo-soprano RIMSKY-KORSAKOV   Scheherazade    |  listen Each work on the program tells a story relating to one of our most precious resources - water. The first half ...
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2017-18 Season: Our Town Talks, featuring Elliot Moore – 3/9

Elliot Moore, Longmont Symphony’s music director, will be participating in a March 9 Our Town Talks event.  Our Town Talks is an engaging Longmont-specific event designed to build community and spread optimism, unity and fun in our great town. It will feature eight speakers from various sectors of our community telling personal stories from their lives centered on a theme. …

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2017-18 Season: A Longmont World Premiere – 2/24

A Longmont World Premiere Saturday, February 24, 2018―7:30 PM Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Elliot Moore, conductor Matthew Zalkind, cello MICHAEL UDOW   Mountain Myths  (World Premiere) SAINT-SAËNS  Cello Concerto No. 1   |  listen Matthew Zalkind, cello TCHAIKOVSKY  Symphony No. 4   |  listen Mountain Myths, composed by Longmont resident, Michael Udow, receives its world premiere in this performance that includes American cellist, ...
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2017-18 Season: Elliot Moore at Out! Community Cafe – 2/21

Elliot Moore, Longmont Symphony’s music director, will be speaking about Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and his Symphony No. 4 at the Out! Community Cafe on Wednesday, February 21, at 12 PM.   The luncheon will be held at Out Boulder County, 630 Main Street, Longmont. In Tchaikovsky’s epic Fourth Symphony, the composer expresses his triumph over fate. Written and premiered in Russia …

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2017-18 Season: Family Concert – 1/27

Family ConcertSaturday, January 27, 2018―4 PM Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Elliot Moore, conductor SAINT-SAËNS  Selections from Carnival of the Animals Jack Prelutsky, narrator MENDELSSOHN  Violin Concerto, 1st movement Alisa Johnson, violin, Young Artist Competition Winner SIBELIUS  Symphony No. 2 (Finale)   |   listen Longmont Youth Symphony RICHMAN   Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant Jack Prelutsky, narrator  Featuring the combined forces of ...
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2017-18 Season: Candlelight Concert – 12/17

Candlelight ConcertSunday, December 17, 2017―4 PM    SOLD OUT Westview Presbyterian Church, Longmont Longmont Chorale Singers - Scott Hamlin, artistic director Longmont Symphony Chamber Orchestra Elliot Moore, conductor VIVALDI  Gloria  |  listen Longmont Chorale Singers & soloists BACH  Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring RESPIGHI  Adoration of the Magi RUTTER  Candlelight Carol and Angel’s Carol CLAWSON   O Holy Night and ...
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2017-18 Season: The Nutcracker – 12/2-3

The Nutcracker BalletSaturday, December 2, 2017―4 PM Sunday, December 3, 2017―2 PM   SOLD OUT Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Boulder Ballet Elliot Moore, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY   The Nutcracker, Op. 71  |  listen This December, the curtain rises for America’s favorite ballet, brought to life by the Boulder Ballet and the Longmont Symphony. Make your plans now for this thrilling and heart-warming ...