2015-2016 Season

Purchase a subscription to the 2015-2016 Season and save 20% or more. The season includes Shostakovich’s Fifth, Copland & Elgar, Daybreak of Freedom, Symphonic Pops, and Mahler’s “Resurrection” Symphony.

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  • Adult: $100/80 (depending on seat location)
  • Senior: $84/64 (depending on seat location)
  • Student: $48/40 (depending on seat location)

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Columbia Orchestra Piano Trio

Chamber Concert: Columbia Orchestra Piano Trio

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 7:30 p.m.

Christ Episcopal Church

Zoltán Kodály - Duo for Violin and Cello
Felix Mendelssohn - Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor
Astor Piazzolla - "Summer" from Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Joel Puckett - Infinite Morning
Joel Puckett - bill-y-tude

 

Sgt. Pepper's Live

Sgt. Pepper's Live

Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Since you can’t see the Fab Four play live, here’s the next best thing! The Columbia Orchestra teams with Classic Albums Live as part of the Columbia Festival of the Arts in a note-for-note recreation of one of the greatest albums of all time. For tickets or more information, call 410-715-3044 or visit www.columbiafestival.org.

 

Katherine Needleman

Shostakovich's Fifth

Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Jennifer Higdon - Oboe Concerto
Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47
Christopher Theofanidis - Dreamtime Ancestors (Maryland Premiere)

 

Dance Connections, Jennifer Aversa, Director Greg Jukes

Young People's Concert at the Gordon Center

The Columbia Orchestra and Dance Connections present Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals at The Gordon Center. For tickets or more information, call 410-356-7469 or visit www.gordoncenter.com.

 

Jonathan Carney

Copland and Elgar

Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Leonard Bernstein - Overture to Candide
Aaron Copland - Danzón cubano
Edward Elgar - Enigma Variations
Jean Sibelius - Violin Concerto

 

Michael Edwards

Daybreak of Freedom

Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
Gioachino Rossini - Overture to The Barber of Seville
Joseph Schwantner - New Morning For The World

 

Dance Connections, Jennifer Aversa, Director Greg Jukes

Young People's Concert

Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 10:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

Join us for a “High Seas Adventure” with musical tales of sea-faring pirates and Sinbad the Sailor! Narrator Greg Jukes and our friends from Dance Connections join the Orchestra for Scheherezade, Pirates of the Caribbean, and more! Try your hand at playing instruments at our Musical Instrument Petting Zoo, sponsored by Music & Arts.

 

Teelin Irish Dance Company

Symphonic Pops

Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 7:30 p.m.

Jim Rouse Theatre

This family-friendly concert brings together blockbuster hits from Broadway, the silver screen, popular song, classical favorites, and more. Be dazzled by the music and dance of the Emerald Isle as the incredible Teelin Irish Dancers help us celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. This is one of our most popular events, so order your tickets early to reserve your seat!

 

Concert sponsored by  

Chamber Concert

Chamber Concert

Sunday, April 10, 2016 - 3:00 p.m.

Christ Episcopal Church

Our FREE three-concert chamber series lets you hear some phenomenal music playedby orchestra members up close and personal in the beautiful setting of Christ Episcopal Church.

 

The General at AFI

The General at AFI

Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 7:00 p.m.

American Film Institute

Did you catch our sold-out world premiere of Andrew Earle Simpson’s score to Buster Keaton’s One Week last season? Or the thunderous applause at our performances of Andrew’s music for The General at AFI Silver? It’s the 90th anniversary of Keaton’s classic film and we’re back by popular demand to play this marvelous score live with the film. For tickets or more information, call 301-495-6720 or visit www.afi.com/silver .

 

Kyle Engler Marlissa Hudson

Mahler's "Resurrection"

Winners of the 2016 Young Artist Competition
Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2, "Resurrection"

 

Concert sponsored by Dr. John Steinberg and Joyce Cox

Chamber Concert

Chamber Concert

Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 3:00 p.m.

Christ Episcopal Church

Our FREE three-concert chamber series lets you hear some phenomenal music playedby orchestra members up close and personal in the beautiful setting of Christ Episcopal Church.

 

Events and performers are subject to change.