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The Season You’ve Been Waiting For…The Owensboro Symphony Orchestra invites you to an exciting 2015-2016 season that includes big name attractions and guests that are sure to please the entire community. The musically diverse season includes both classical and contemporary favorites performed by one of Kentucky’s finest orchestras.

We are looking forward to sharing our Fiftieth Season with you. They are all great opportunities for us to come together with family, friends and neighbors, to share in the uniquely powerful experience that is live music!

 
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OSYO Classics and ConcertosMay 4, 2015
6 pm to 7 pm
Where: Owensboro High School, 1800 Frederica St, Owensboro, KY, United States

May 4, 2015

July 4th Pops Concert (Free)July 4, 2015
All day

July 4, 2015

Concert on the Square (2nd St)July 4, 2015
8 pm to 9:30 pm
Where: Greenville, KY

July 4, 2015

Concert on the Lawn August 8, 2015
5 pm to 9 pm
Where: Kentucky Wesleyan College, 3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY 42301, United States
Bring your family & friends to the lawn to enjoy a night under the stars! Every summer the OSO presents a free concert on the front lawn of Kentucky Wesleyan College and brings both classics and modern music to Owensboro. The winners from OSO’s talent competition, The Stars Amoung Us, will perform with the orchestra. This FREE, family-friendly event features a themed table-decorating contest and the winner performs with the OSO. Enjoy the best seats on the lawn or reserve a table of eight for $100 by calling 270-684-0661. Sponsored by: US Bank Home Mortgage Guest Artist Sponsors: Owensboro Medical Practice, Dr. Kishor Vora and Atmos Energy

August 8, 2015

White on Second September 19, 2015
6 pm to 9 pm
Where: 211 E 2nd St, Owensboro, KY 42303, USA
Dress in white and enjoy a European-style dinner in the middle of Second Street, while enjoying a live performance by pianist Diane Earle. Order your dinner in advance from a downtown restaurant or fix a feast of your own. Top off your night by dancing in the street with the OSO 2nd St Big Band. Reserve your table of eight for $80 by calling 270-684-0661. Sponsored by Bella Ragazza Boutique

September 19, 2015

Cirque de la SymphonieOctober 17, 2015
7 pm to 9 pm
Where: Cannon Hall
Thrill to the magic of Cirque in a live performance on Opening Night - Fiftieth Season! Cirque de la Symphonie is a unique and elegant fusion of cirque and orchestra, adapting the stunning artistry of cirque with the majesty of a full symphony orchestra. The program will feature works from the world’s greatest composers while showcasing some of the most accomplished veterans of exceptional cirque programs from across the globe, including aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, balancers, and strongmen. Concert Sponsor: Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP Guest Artist Sponsor: UBS

October 17, 2015

Marriage of FigaroNovember 14, 2015
7 pm to 9 pm
Where: Cannon Hall
The Marriage of Figaro is a tender comedy in which a countess and her servant join forces to punish her aristocrat husband for his philandering. In the process, two very different couples learn humbling lessons about life and love. The Owensboro Symphony Orchestra, Kentucky Opera and Kentucky Wesleyan Singers will present an evening of opera that will be familiar to all. From cartoons to commercials and movie soundtracks, Mozart’s feisty overture and beautiful arias from this famous tale of love, revenge and forgiveness have infused pop culture for decades. Concert Sponsor: William O. and Deborah Price and Old National Bank Guest Artist Sponsor: Margaret Holbrook in memory of her husband, Morton Holbrook

November 14, 2015

Holiday Pops!December 13, 2015
3 pm to 5 pm
Where: Cannon Hall
Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose, Yuletide carols being sung by a choir…and the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra spreading holiday cheer with the annual Holiday Pops concert! A sleigh full of guest artists, including American Idol finalist, Jenny Beth Willis, Owensboro Symphony Chorus, Owensboro Symphony Youth Orchestra, combined children’s chorus from City and County Elementary Schools, Owensboro High School Red Steel Drum Ensemble, and actors from Theater Workshop of Owensboro will join the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra for favorite carols, cherished holiday tunes, seasonal orchestral pieces and a Christmas carol sing-along. One of our favorite and most festive events of the year, make the Holiday Pops part of your holiday tradition. Join symphony patrons in the spirit of giving and bring any type of hospitality gift card to the concert for a resident at Wendell Foster’s Campus For Developmental Disabilities. All gift cards will then be distributed to our friends at the Wendell Foster Campus - assured of making someone’s day a little more magical! Concert Sponsor: Aleris Guest Artist Sponsor: Hafer Associates and Independence Bank Join symphony patrons in the spirit of giving and bring any type of hospitality gift card to the concert for a resident at Wendell Foster’s Campus For Developmental Disabilities. All gift cards will then be distributed to our friends at the Wendell Foster Campus - assured of making someone’s day a little more magical!

December 13, 2015