On Your Marks, Get Set, Go!

Beat Beethoven is only 12 weeks away!  Fortunately that’s enough time to prepare for it, even if you’ve never run a 5K in your life.  This light-hearted morning celebrates the joy of running to the glorious strains of Beethoven’s mighty Fifth Symphony in Schenectady’s Central Park.  Check out our Beat Beethoven page for more details, […]

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The Lazy, Hazy Days of Summer…

Well, the heat is finally on us!  Three days of hot humid weather almost makes me grateful we don’t have any full symphony performances scheduled this summer!  It’s a lot of work to get all the people, equipment and instruments ready to perform in an outdoor setting, and the weather is always chancy. Of course, […]

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Old Masters, Rising Stars – 2014-15 Season Subscriptions On Sale Now

Subscriptions are now on sale for Old Masters, Rising Stars, our 81st season of live classical music here in Schenectady. Why subscribe? Great Savings! TIcket prices for subscribers start at just $10 per concert. The best seats! Subscribers have the chance to reserve seats to all four concerts before tickets to individual performances go on sale. […]

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Notes from the Archives…

For more than 80 years, the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra has been an orchestra steeped in the community, dedicated to providing live classical music for the cultural enhancement of the community and affording the opportunity for local musicians to play the great orchestral works. We share our Music Director and many of our musicians with other area […]

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Music Along The Mohawk

The Classical Breakfast, scheduled for Sunday July 13 at River Stone Manor in Scotia, is one of the most delightful mornings of music around!  Featuring a selection of music performed by A Touch Of Woodwinds, led by SSO principal clarinetist Tom Gerbino, this relaxed event offers music under the tent on the banks of the Mohawk River. […]

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Hello, Summer!

We have some great activities coming up in the months ahead! Make sure to hold the dates for our two summer events, the Classical Breakfast at RiverStone Manor on Sunday morning,  July 13, with performances by A Touch Of Woodwinds and sponsored again by Schenectady VanCurler Music and with the support of Price Chopper.  This […]

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Hold the Date for Beat Beethoven!

Registration is now open!  Mark your calendars now for Beat Beethoven! our annual 5K Run/Walk, held Sunday morning, October 5, 2014 in Schenectady’s Central Park.  This light-hearted but fleet-footed morning of fun and adventure begins as runners line up in front of the pavilion in Central Park, awaiting Maestro Schneider’s downbeat to some of the […]

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A Casual Evening at Glennpeter Jewelers

As graduations approach, you may be looking for a way to spend a nice evening, do a little shopping and support the Schenectady Symphony at the same time. Next Thursday, May 29, might be your chance! No pressure to purchase anything, just a chance to to look over a collection of jewelry, enjoy some appetizers […]

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Get Ready For Summer!

We’re now wrapping up our plant sale with Felthousen’s Florists, who are supporting the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra with 15% of all sales of bedding plants when accompanied by this coupon.   From now through Monday, you can get ready for summer and support the SSO. We appreciate the support of local businesses such as Felthousen’s.  Spruce […]

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Free Performance by Competition Winners

Jewish Community Center 2565 Balltown Road Niskayuna, NY 12309 Thursday May 22, 2014 7:00 PM Piano ~ Violin ~ String Bass ~ Marimba! Come enjoy free performances by some of the Capital Region’s talented young musicians at the League of the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra‘s Annual Meeting & Musicale. The evening of music and light refreshments is […]

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