UPCOMING EVENTS

The Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Stuart Malina lead young audience members through an educational program designed specifically for elementary-age students. This concert features explorations of Beethoven and Hindemith.

10 AM and 11:30 AM, The Forum
The concert is free, but advance registration of your group/class is required.

Our 2016/17 Season opens with exciting and colorful music by Hindemith and Bartok and concludes with the epic 7th Symphony by Beethoven.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $84

Oct 29-30, 2016

Rock On!

Travel back in time to the 70's & 80's as three Broadway vocalists join us to perform music by legends like Bruce Springsteen, Whitney Houston, Madonna, Michael Jackson, Queen, and others.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $22 - $96

Nov 13, 2016

Fall Musicale

Join us for this very intimate fundraiser sponsored by the Harrisburg Symphony Society.

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Enjoy two French Masterpieces - Faure's beautiful Requiem for chorus & orchestra and the hyper-colorful Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $84

Nov 14, 2016

HSYO Fall Concert

Join the Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Youth String Orchestra as they kick off their 2016/17 season. The Capital Region’s most talented young musicians perform under the direction of Maestros Gregory Woodbridge and Krista Kriel.

7 PM, The Forum
$12 Adults, $6 Children

Dec 17, 2016

HSYO Ho! Ho! Ho!

Join the Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Youth String Orchestra for a FREE concert as they perform seasonal favorites and light-classics. Rumor has it Santa might even be there!

12 Noon, Strawberry Square Atrium
FREE (No ticket needed.)

This concert features the exquisite Mother Goose ballet by Ravel and one of Mozart's greatest symphonies, his Symphony No. 40.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $84

James Bond classics set the stage as we perform music from some of the films that make up the James Bond franchise. Vocalist Rachel York sings music from Goldfinger, Live & Let Die, Diamonds Are Forever, and many more.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $90

Violinist Chee-Yun returns to perform the Sibelius Violin Concerto. The program concludes with the magnificent 4th Symphony of Johannes Brahms.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $84

The Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Youth String Orchestra start the New Year off with an inspired performance of orchestral classics under the direction of Maestros Gregory Woodbridge and Krista Kriel.

7 PM, The Forum
$12 Adults, $6 Children

Ann Hampton Callaway comes to Harrisburg to perform the Barbra Streisand songbook. Hear the immortal hits and lush arrangements that made Streisand one of our greatest pop icons.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $90

Mar 16, 2017

Fashion Show

Join the members of the Harrisburg Symphony Society for this spectacular fashion show

Hershey Lodge
Further Details TBA

Three stunning orchestral masterpieces are featured in this concert, including Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Strauss's Death & Transfiguration, and the complete Firebird ballet by Stravinsky.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $84

Get swept away with great music from Russia including soaring melodies of Tchaikovsky's Romeo & Juliet, followed by the dazzling violin concerto for Khachaturian and the 12th Symphony of Shostakovich.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $84

The irresistable force that is Michael Cavanaugh and his dynamic band come back to Harrisburg to perform the immortal hits of one of pop music's greatest stars, Elton John.

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $22 - $96

Music and movement collide as the Harrisburg Symphony presents Carnegie Hall’s Link Up: The Orchestra Moves! Join us for an interactive concert experience sure to excite and inspire young audiences!

10 AM and 11:30 AM, The Forum
The concert is free, but advance registration of your group/class is required.

Stuart Malina will be seated at the piano to perform one of his favorite concertos, the Concerto in F by George Gershwin. After intermission, we'll conclude our Masterworks season with one of the greatest Russian symphonies, Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2

Sat. 8 PM, Sun. 3 PM, The Forum
Tickets: $17 - $84

Celebrate Mother’s Day with family and music! The Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Junior Youth String Orchestra perform orchestral favorites under the direction of Maestros Gregory Woodbridge and Krista Kriel.

3 PM, The Forum $12 Adults, $6 Children

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The dazzling world of orchestral Pops comes to the Forum for four weekends each season. The HSO’s Tony Award-winning Maestro, Stuart Malina, features the many faces and facets of popular music old and new, from Hollywood film scores to Broadway show tunes, from classic rock to the Great American Songbook. Sponsored by Capital BlueCross.

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Harrisburg Symphony Masterworks

Each season the Harrisburg Symphony presents seven pairs of concerts on its Masterworks series. Stuart Malina and the orchestra, along with celebrated guest artists, explore the vast treasure of enduring orchestral classics representing many periods, styles and cultures from the Baroque to the present day. Informative pre-concert lectures begin one hour prior to each concert.

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Your gift to the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra supports the brilliant performances of Maestro Stuart Malina and the musicians of the Harrisburg Symphony. Your donation is tax-deductible, may be accompanied by special benefits – and brings wonderful music and music programs to our community.

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YOUTH SYMPHONY

The Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestras enrich the lives of young people within a musical community.  We provide the finest possible training, practice and performance opportunities, enabling our students to learn, share and enjoy the power of music.

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LEARNING

The Harrisburg Symphony produces and presents numerous educational and youth-oriented activities that reach thousands of people each season. The planning and execution of these activities are the responsibility of Education Director, Mark Hunsberger, and the Harrisburg Symphony Education Committee

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