Auditions Scheduled 10-25-17

We are currently auditioning for the following open seats as well as our sub list: Tuba  Viola;  Cello For more information, including excerpts,  check our News Page

Summertime Stretch

Well, it is mid-summer once again. We hope you are all enjoying your summer activities.  We have been busy as well, with a number of summer events and outings.  July brought us a morning of music under the terrace at River Stone Manor along the Mohawk River at our Classical Breakfast on July 17.  The […]

An Elegant Evening At SPAC

We are still accepting reservations for our wonderful Evening with Renee Fleming at the world-famous Saratoga Performing Arts Center.    Join friends and  fellow classical music enthusiasts for an evening of outstanding musical performance with legendary soprano Renee Fleming and the Philadelphia Orchestra, in the 50th season of live performances at the world-famous Saratoga Performing Art […]

Annual Classical Breakfast – Rain or Shine!

Mark your calendar for Sunday, July 17  from 9:30-11:30 and join us under the Terrace Tent on the manicured grounds of River Stone Manor in Glenville.   The Women of Note string quartet will serenade us with selections from the classical repertoire while we enjoy a continental  buffet, all in support of your hometown orchestra.    It’s […]

An Evening with Renee Fleming

Join fellow classical music enthusiasts for an evening of outstanding musical performance with legendary soprano Renee Fleming and the Philadelphia Orchestra, in the 50th season of live performances at the world-famous Saratoga Performing Art Center. Enjoy a champagne reception and pre-theater dinner at the Hall of Springs, one of the most distinctive settings for dining. […]

Good morning!  Good Music and Good Eats

SSO’s Classical Breakfast from 9:30-11:30 on Sunday morning July 17 at River Stone Manor once again features Women of Note, the popular, accomplished all-female string quartet of SSO colleagues.       Members of this classy foursome are Cathy Barber, violin; Barbara Brothers, violin; Meme Pittman, viola and Cathie-Jo Brun, cello. They will perform a selection […]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Join us for the return of George Balanchine’s iconic story ballet A Midsummer Night’s Dream at an afternoon performance by the New York City at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center on Saturday, July 23.    Schenectady Symphony Orchestra’s Summer Social has it all:  Mendelssohn’s beautiful music, Balanchine’s choreography, and Shakespeare’s comedy of love, plus light […]

July 23 Ballet Matinee at SPAC

Come socialize in midsummer with your friends from the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra at a matinee performance of  the New York City Ballet at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.  George Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream  at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, is a highlight of our exciting musical calendar this summer. First introduced at SPAC’s opening night in 1966, […]

2016 Stefan Competition Winners to Perform Free Concert

The League of the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra held its 53rd 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 […]

Bus Trip To Mac-Haydn Theater

Join the League of the Schenectady Symphony Thursday June 9 for a day of theater at the lovely Mac-Haydn Theater in Chatham, featuring the Tony-nominated hit musical, Nice Work if You Can Get It. Travel in comfort on a coach bus to and from the performance.  The bus leaves Home Depot Parking lot ( 2330 […]