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Twinkle, Twinkle…

Last Sunday’s performance, “Out Of This World” featured among other highlights, the appearance of 71 young violin students on stage with members of the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra, performing songs from the Suzuki repertoire and concluding with the well-known “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star Variations”.  It is always a pleasure to see young people on the stage […]

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Tax-Deductible Gifts Did you know that when you attend an event supporting the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra, a portion of the ticket price is tax-deductible? If you are a GE employee, retiree or spouse of an employee or retiree, contributions of $25.00 or more are also eligible to be matched by the GE More Gifts…More Givers […]

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It’s Finally Spring!

After a long hard winter, it finally seems like spring has arrived!  One of the harbingers of spring is of course the League of the Schenectady Symphony’s annual Fashion Show and Luncheon! This year it is scheduled for Monday, April 28, 2014 at the Glen Sanders Mansion, with fashions courtesy of Casual Set. The morning […]

2014 Stefan Scholarship Competition

The League of the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra held its 51st Annual Anthony Anthony P. Stefan Scholarship Awards. Auditions were held at the First Reformed Church in the Stockade. The competition is open to all local music students with awards going to students who demonstrate excellence in the area of musical performance. The competition is open to high school […]

Celebrate after our April 6 concert!

Join us after our final concert of our 80th Anniversary season for a celebration dinner at Aperitivo Restaurant on State Street.  It promises to be a wonderful way to close out our concert season and celebrate some successes this year!   For details….

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SSO Presents The Romantic Piano with Christopher Reynolds

  Saturday, April 5th 2014 at 3pm Union College Memorial Chapel, Schenectady   Capital District native Christopher Reynolds and son of Nancy Ohlin and Philip Reynolds made an indelible impression on the organizers of the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra Parillo Piano Competition even as a youngster.  Now a rising star at Juilliard, we are honored that Chris has […]

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Tasting Notes

What a wonderful evening at Schenectady County Community College! Silent Auction Items Mike Wicks’ Jazz Thanks to generous sponsors, silent auction donors and patrons, this event raised more than $5,500 to support the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra ($50 of each ticket is tax-deductible). Generously sponsored by

Beat Beethoven 5K Run

Beat Beethoven

5K Run/Walk Congratulations to the 95 people who managed to “Beat Beethoven” on Sunday, October 20, 2013, at Schenectady’s Central Park. Results are posted here. If you have pictures, send them to us, and get ready for Beat Beethoven 2014!  Watch here for the date announcement – coming soon.   Special Thanks to our Generous Sponsors Mohawk […]