Special Events

Guild Prelude Fundraiser – June 5th

By |2016-05-11T17:23:56+00:00May 11th, 2016|Categories: Special Events|

The Guild Prelude is a shopping extravaganza sponsored by the Flagstaff Symphony Guild that includes clothing, jewelry, hats, and more. This annual fundraising event is a wonderful sale full of exciting merchandise from vendors around the state all within the Forest Highlands Country Clubhouse. Entrance fee is only $20 and includes Prosecco (bubbly) and hors d'oeuvres! [...]

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FSO Music Director Candidates Announced

By |2016-02-02T22:13:42+00:00February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Community News, FSO News, Special Events|

The Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra has announced four finalists in the search for its next Music Director. The finalists, selected from more than 120 applications, are Darko Butorac of Missoula, Montana; Charles Latshaw of Kent, Ohio; Daniel O’Bryant of Flagstaff; and Lidiya Yankovskaya of New York City. Each finalist will spend a week in Flagstaff to rehearse [...]

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FSO Annual Gala

By |2016-01-14T18:02:30+00:00January 14th, 2016|Categories: FSO News, Special Events|

April 2nd, 2016 - Save the Date! Please save the date for the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra Season 66 Gala! Join us for an evening of fine dining, dancing to live music, auctions and games, all to support the FSO mission: "To enrich, engage, and inspire our community through the performance of orchestral music." If you got our [...]

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Flagstaff Symphony: New Music for America

By |2015-10-27T23:51:06+00:00October 27th, 2015|Categories: Community News, FSO News, Special Events|

We often overlook the hard work that goes into the composition of music and the days consumed by great composers writing and being tormented by their craft. These long hours created the classics we enjoy and you have the opportunity to be a part of that process by donating to our crowdfund campaign. Most classical music was [...]

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Part Four: The Concerto

By |2015-09-24T16:55:42+00:00September 24th, 2015|Categories: Community News, FSO News, Special Events, Upcoming Concerts|

A favorite showpiece for virtuoso violinists, the Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms was written in collaboration with a longtime friend, the great Hungarian violinist Joseph Joachim. Both men participated in its premiere, Brahms as conductor, in Leipzig on January 1, 1879. It is not known when Brahms began work on his only violin concerto, but we [...]

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Part Three: JOHANNES BRAHMS

By |2015-09-17T21:06:46+00:00September 17th, 2015|Categories: Community News, FSO News, Special Events, Upcoming Concerts|

One of the most beloved composers of all time (among the “3 B’s” -- Bach, Beethoven and Brahms), Johannes Brahms was born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1833. His father, a humble double bass player, was aware of Johannes’s early musical talent and struggled to provide the child with superior training. By the time he was a [...]

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Summer Chamber Music Concerts August 23 & 30

By |2015-08-06T17:29:10+00:00August 6th, 2015|Categories: Community News, FSO News, Special Events, Upcoming Concerts|

The Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra will present two free small ensemble concerts at distinctive locations in August. The Ponderosa Players Sunday, August 23 at 5pm Lowell Observatory 1400 W Mars Hill Road, Flagstaff Enjoy an outdoor afternoon concert by the Ponderosa Players on serene Mars Hill in front of the Lowell Observatory Rotunda building. Elden Brass Quintet [...]

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Guild Presents Annual Home Tour August 8th

By |2015-07-08T03:30:10+00:00July 8th, 2015|Categories: Community News, FSO News, Special Events|

The Annual Home Tour is a major fundraising initiative of the Flagstaff Symphony Guild. Tickets are $35 and provide individuals access to five distinctive Flagstaff homes. Saturday, August 8th, 2015 | 10am - 4pm The 2015 Home Tour features the historic Colton House, the original home of Museum of Northern Arizona founders Dr. Harold S. Colton [...]

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Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra is Full Circle Trade & Thrift May Grantee

By |2015-04-24T18:41:39+00:00April 24th, 2015|Categories: Community News, FSO News, Special Events|

Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra is a proud and grateful partner organization of Full Circle Trade & Thrift and will be the beneficiary of a grant award from the store during May. Throughout May, when you donate gently used items, shop and volunteer at Full Circle Trade & Thrift at 122 Route 66 in Flagstaff, you help support [...]

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Save the Date: Symphony Gala 2015

By |2014-08-27T18:12:18+00:00August 27th, 2014|Categories: FSO News, Special Events|

The Flagstaff Symphony will host its annual Gala fundraiser on Saturday, March 28th, at the High Country Conference Center. Save the date for an fantastic evening of food, dancing, silent and live auctions, and great fun with the community — all in support of the mission of the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra.

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