Symphony News

Weather Update for February 12th Concert

Update: Saturday, February 11 @ 8PM We are planning to proceed with our Sunday, February 12, 3PM performance of¬†Scheherazade. Snowfall¬†in the Bangor area is not predicted to start until during or slightly after the concert, and heavy snowfall and blizzard conditions are not predicted until later Sunday night and Monday. Ticketing Policy: Refunds or exchanges […]

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Rachel Barton Pine Plays Brahms, and More

Bangor, ME ‚ÄstThe Bangor Symphony Orchestra‚Äôs 2016-17 season continues on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 3 p.m. with ‚ÄėThe Romantics,‚Äô a program of masterworks from the Romantic era by Brahms, Schumann and Beethoven. Internationally acclaimed violinist Rachel Barton Pine will perform as soloist in the Brahms¬†Violin Concerto. Led by Music Director and Conductor Lucas Richman, […]

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New Season to Open with Rhapsody in Blue and a Maine premiere on October 9th

Bangor, ME —¬†The Bangor Symphony Orchestra‚Äôs 2016-17 season begins on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 3 p.m. with an all-American program led by Music Director and Conductor Lucas Richman at the Collins Center for the Arts. George Gershwin‚Äôs iconic Rhapsody in Blue featuring guest pianist Andrew Staupe will anchor the concert, which also features the […]

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Young People’s Concerts Reach New Heights

Bangor, ME — The Bangor Symphony Orchestra’s annual Young People‘s Concerts¬†took place on Monday, May 16th at the Collins Center for the Arts. For the second year in a row, the educational performances were sold out, with over 2,600 students attending from Milo to Machias and as near as Bangor. The concerts are offered annually […]

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Thank you for making La Bohème a smashing success!

Bangor, ME —¬†On Sunday, April 24, 2016, the Bangor Symphony Orchestra presented its semi-staged production of Puccini’s¬†La¬†Boh√®me¬†to a sold-out audience at the Collins Center for the Arts. The audience response was instant and prolonged, as the entire cast and creative team received a well-deserved ovation for bringing locally produced opera to the Bangor region in […]

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Special Anniversary Production of La Bohème

Bangor, ME ‚Äď The Bangor Symphony Orchestra (BSO) will present a semi-staged production of¬†Puccini‚Äôs La Boh√®me on Sunday, April 24th to close the Masterworks series of its 120th¬†Like the BSO, La Boh√®me premiered in 1896. The production features a full cast of operatic¬†talent, with Lucas Richman conducting, Loren Lester directing, costumes by Patricia Hibbert,¬†and projected […]

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Cellist Inbal Segev Joins BSO For Tchaikovsky and Related Events

Bangor, ME ‚Äď The Bangor Symphony Orchestra presents its next Masterworks concert this Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 3 p.m. at the Collins Center for the Arts. The program is titled ‚ÄúBrahms & Tchaikovsky‚ÄĚ and features acclaimed cellist Inbal Segev as guest artist, with BSO Music Director and Conductor Lucas Richman conducting. The concert will […]

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Young Musicians Compete in Maine High School Concerto Competition

Bangor, ME ‚Äď Finalists in the Bangor Symphony Orchestra‚Äôs 35th Annual Maine High School Concerto Competition will compete in a recital on Saturday, February 27, 2016, 2 p.m. at the University of Maine‚Äôs Minsky Recital Hall in Orono. The top three finishers will be awarded scholarships, and the winner will additionally have the opportunity to […]

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Epic Mahler This Sunday

Bangor, ME ‚Äď The Bangor Symphony Orchestra‚Äôs next Masterworks concert will take place this Sunday, January 24, 2016 at 3 p.m. at the Collins Center for the Arts. Led by Music Director and Conductor Lucas Richman, the program will feature Mahler‚Äôs sprawling, thrilling Symphony No. 1, ‚ÄúTitan‚ÄĚ, with the orchestra‚Äôs largest roster of the season. […]

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Bangor Symphony Features Exciting Young Soloist Elena Urioste in Beethoven’s Violin Concerto

Bangor, ME ‚Äď The Bangor Symphony Orchestra‚Äôs 120th season continues on Sunday, November 22, 2015 with a 3 p.m. performance at the Collins Center for the Arts. The program titled ‚ÄúBeethoven & Friends‚ÄĚ will be led by BSO Music Director and Conductor Lucas Richman and features works by Haydn, Schubert, and Beethoven. The concert will […]

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