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12/1 & 12/2 – The Nutcracker Ballet

The Nutcracker BalletSaturday, December 1, 2018―4 PM Sunday, December 2, 2018―2 PM Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Boulder Ballet Elliot Moore, conductor TCHAIKOVSKY   The Nutcracker, Op. 71  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 spectacle, all performed to Tchaikovsky’s ...
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11/10 – A Cultural Affair

A Cultural AffairSaturday, November 10, 2018―7:30 PM Vance Brand Civic Auditorium Elliot Moore, conductor CONOR BROWN  How to Relax with Origami (Colorado Premiere) RAVEL  Concerto for Piano in G Major Taka Kigawa, piano DEBUSSY  La Mer Music and culture bridge the great divide between the East and West. We welcome Taka Kigawa from Longmont's Sister City Chino, Japan, along with ...
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11/7 – House Concert with Pianist Taka Kigawa

House Concert with Pianist Taka KigawaWednesday, November 7, 6 PM-8:30 PM Private home in East Boulder You're invited to an intimate house concert with pianist Taka Kigawa. Enjoy spectacular music, wine and hors d'oeuvres in a stunning private home setting. Meet the artist and mingle with other music lovers! Wine will be curated and served by Chicago-based Master Sommelier Dan ...
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10/21 – Haydn & Mozart at the Longmont Museum

Haydn & MozartSunday, October 21, 2018―4 PM Stewart Auditorium at the Longmont Museum Longmont Symphony Chamber Orchestra Elliot Moore, conductor DANIELPOUR  Lacrimae Beati HAYDN  Cello Concerto No. 1 Alice Yoo, cello MOZART  Symphony No. 41 Haydn’s youthful Cello Concerto in C juxtaposes Mozart’s final symphony and Richard Danielpour’s work for string orchestra, Lacrimae Beati, based upon the last notes that ...
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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, ...