The San Angelo Symphony

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Education & Community Initiatives

The San Angelo Symphony Education Department seeks to encourage the understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of music while promoting active participation through education of all adults, children and students in West Texas.

Special Events

Tailored experiences that are always a good time!

Upcoming Shows

A DIAMOND JUBILEE

Saturday, October 5, 2024

The Murphey Performance Hall, 7pm

Featuring Fredrick Moyer, piano 

The opening performance is dedicated in loving memory of Mr. J. Willis Johnson.

Celebrate the 75th anniversary of your San Angelo Symphony with an opening performance featuring music composed by three of the greatest, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, and Sergei Rachmaninoff. Concert pianist, Fredrick Moyer, will delight concert goers exhibiting impeccable artistry as he performs Rachmaninoff’s Concerto for piano and orchestra # 3 in D Minor. Don’t miss this extraordinary musical experience!

Overture to The Magic Flute———————————————————W.A. Mozart

Francesca da Rimini ————————————————————–P.I. Tchaikovsky

Concerto for piano and orchestra # 3 in D Minor————————-S. Rachmaninoff

Special thanks to our Concert Sponsor, Mrs. Elta Joyce McAfee

A SPOOKTACULAR SYMPHONY

November 2, 2024
The Murphey Performance Hall, 7pm

Featuring special magician, Mr. David Hira

Calling all ghosts, goblins  &  ghouls! The Murphey Performance Hall will transform into a ghostly sight as an orchestra full of costumed musicians performing spooktacular tunes from Harry Potter, Star Wars, and more. Dress in your ghoulish best and experience an evening of creepy classics as your San Angelo Symphony haunts the night with spine-tingling symphonic selections, but don’t be frightened, this concert is spooky good fun and perfect for the whole family and music lovers of all types!

Overture to Die Fledermaus (The Bat) —————————————J. Strauss

Night on Bald Mountain ———————————————————M. Mussorgsky

In the Hall of the Mountain King ———————————————-E. Grieg

Harry Potter Wondrous World ————————————————-J. Williams

Imperial March (Darth Vader theme) from: Star Wars ——————J. Williams

Sorcerer’s Apprentice ———————————————————–P. Dukas

Join us in the lobby prior to the concert for trick-or-treating and a ghoulish good time!

Special thanks to our Concert Sponsor, The Art & Eva Camunez Tucker Foundation

A GINGERBREAD JUBILEE

Saturday, December 7, 2024
The Murphey Performance Hall, 7pm

Featuring Mr. Jon Dirk Ross, soloist, and Mrs. Margaret & Mr. Simon Pfeil, soloists

It’s the most wonderful time of the year with the San Angelo Symphony’s A Gingerbread Jubilee! The beloved holiday tradition continues with the Maestro, guest vocalists, and your own orchestra musicians bringing festive favorites and Christmas classics to life. Jingle all the way to the Murphey Performance Hall for an evening perfect for the whole family!

Special thanks to Concert Sponsors, Dr. Dale and Mrs. Ellen McDonald                    Guest Artist Sponsor: Mr. David Hirschfeld

 

A STAR-STUDDED JUBILEE

Saturday, February 1, 2025
The Murphey Performance Hall, 7pm

Featuring special guest artist, Bárbara Padilla

The San Angelo Symphony Orchestra takes the stage with vibrant classical crossover singer, Bárbara Padilla, for an evening you won’t soon forget. The Mexican-American soprano was runner-up on the fourth season of America’s Got Talent and is known to turn timeless songs into enchanting adventures that ignite the imagination. The star-studded evening will also feature the Prelude and Toreador song from Bizet’s Carmen. The opera, first performed in in Paris in 1875 and tells the story of the downfall of Don José, a naïve soldier in love with fiery gypsy Carmen. This dazzling night of classical music has something for everyone and is guaranteed to be a great time!

Prelude and Toreador song from Carmen ——————–G. Bizet                  Slavonic Dances Op. 46 No. 1 and 3 ————————–A. Dvorak          Polovetsian Dances from Prince Igor ————————–A. Borodin

SATCHMO: A tribute to Louis Armstrong: Hello Dolly, St. Louis Blues, What a Wonderful World, When the Saints Go Marching In Broadway Tonight: Everything’s Coming up Roses, That’s Entertainment, People

Barbara Padilla sings: selections from Italian Pops, Latin American hits: Granada, Bésame Mucho, Broadway and more!

Special thanks to Concert Sponsors, Mr. Richard & Mrs. Betty Mayer

BRAVO BROADWAY!

First Financial Bank Family Pops Concert

Saturday, March 29, 2025

Angelo State University Junell Center, 7:30pm     

Legendary composer Marvin Hamlisch once said that the next best thing to seeing a Broadway show is Bravo Broadway! Join your San Angelo Symphony, Maestro Hector Guzman, and renowned Broadway vocalists Hugh Panaro, Scarlett Strallen, and LaKisha Jones as we take a musical journey down the Great White Way.

Special thanks to our Concert Sponsor:

Guest Artist Sponsors: Mrs. Candyce and Mr. Lee Pfluger

About

The mission of the San Angelo Symphony Society is to inspire, engage and educate diverse audiences through the experience of the highest quality orchestral music.

Education & Community

The San Angelo Symphony has always been a pillar in the San Angelo community. As the symphony continues to evolve, they want to create programs that will help shape the future of our town. These programs are aimed at reaching out to all different age groups and are designed with the intention of cultivating lifelong music lovers in every person who attends.

Support

Life is better with music! Your contributions make it possible for the San Angelo Symphony to grow our cultural footprint through the highest quality of orchestral music, as well as our inspiring and engaging educational and community initiatives. Give today and make this art form accessible to people of all ages and backgrounds in our region – this season, and beyond.

Special Events

Enjoy great company, extraordinary food, and fun new experiences. The San Angelo Symphony offers a variety of special events throughout the season all meant to celebrate and support our artistic, educational and community engagement initiative.