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Subscribe to Season 67

By |2016-06-28T17:49:19+00:00June 28th, 2016|Categories: Community News, FSO News|

Experience five conductors in one unforgettable season of Symphonic Fan-Fare! If you were already planning to attend 3 or more concerts this season why not buy those tickets in advance at a discount? Subscribers save 20% off single ticket prices. Buying a season subscription is a great way to save. Subscription seats are discounted and guarantee [...]

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Summer Chamber Series

By |2016-06-27T17:27:31+00:00June 27th, 2016|Categories: Community News, Special Events|

The Oakmont will be serving a prix fixe dinner on Sunday, August 21st. The Elden Brass Quintet performs at 5pm (free concert!) with dinner at approximately 6:30pm Meals are set at a flat $35. You should RSVP beforehand as these dinners sell out quick! Seating is limited, call 928-774-5107 to get your spot!   Four Course Dinner Menu: 1st course: Simple [...]

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A Flag Fourth with the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra

By |2016-06-27T17:16:07+00:00June 27th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

A Flag Fourth with the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra Jon Eder, conducting Visit our Facebook event page! Monday, July 4th Gates open at 2pm Pepsi Amphitheater at Ft. Tuthill County Park FREE ADMISSION!   Sponsored by: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Arizona APS Coconino County Parks and Recreation North Country HealthCare Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff Flagstaff [...]

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FSO Job Opportunity: Executive Director

By |2016-06-01T22:08:41+00:00June 1st, 2016|Categories: Community News, FSO News|

The Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Reporting to the Board of Directors through the Executive Committee, the Executive Director is responsible for managing the human and financial resources of the Flagstaff Symphony Association (FSA) in order to achieve the organization’s mission “to enrich, engage, and inspire [...]

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FSO Announces Resignation of Executive Director

By |2016-05-31T04:47:26+00:00May 31st, 2016|Categories: Community News, FSO News|

The Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra (FSO) has announced the resignation of Executive Director Christopher Barton, effective July 15. Barton will leave the FSO to become the Executive Director of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando, FL. “It is with mixed feelings that we say goodbye to Chris,” said Helen Hudgens Ferrell, President-elect of the FSO Board of Directors. [...]

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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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