2017-18 Season at a Glance

Jack M. Champaigne Masterworks

Jack M. Champaigne Masterworks III

Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Morris Performing Arts Center

Vakhtang Kodanashvili, piano
Alastair Willis, conductor

Mussorgsky, Prelude to Khovanshchina
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor”
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5

Family Concert

Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.
DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Alastair Willis, conductor
Scott Jackson & Christy Burgess, narrators

The South Bend Symphony, with guest actors Scott Jackson and Christy Burgess of Shakespeare at Notre Dame, present Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, a timeless symphonic fairy tale of boy vs. wolf. See and hear the magical story come to life with the whole family! $15 for adults and $10 for children.

June H. Edwards Mosaic

June H. Edwards Mosaic III

Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.
DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Alastair Willis, conductor

Enjoy intimate favorites of Italian composers Ottorino Respighi, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, and Giacomo Puccini, plus Mendelssohn’s sunny Symphony No. 4, “Italian.”

Indiana Trust Pops

Indiana Trust Pops II

Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Morris Performing Arts Center

Carl Topilow, conductor
Ciarán Sheehan, tenor
Kennedy’s Kitchen, Celtic Band from South Bend

The Symphony will take audiences on a musical journey of the Emerald Isle, featuring Irish Step Dancers, Celtic vocalists, and bagpipe serenades to bring the luck of the Irish to all.

Jack M. Champaigne Masterworks

Jack M. Champaigne Masterworks IV

Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Morris Performing Arts Center

Alastair Willis, conductor
University of Notre Dame Chorale & Glee Club
Saint Mary’s College Women’s Choir

Vocalists, TBD
 

Verdi Requiem

Indiana Trust Pops

Indiana Trust Pops III

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Morris Performing Arts Center

Alastair Willis, conductor
Tony DeSare, pianist, vocalist

Tony DeSare and the SBSO bring a fresh take on old school classics. Including greatest hits from Elton John, Ray Charles, John Lennon, and Billy Joel to Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue!

Jack M. Champaigne Masterworks

Jack M. Champaigne Masterworks v

Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Morris Performing Arts Center

Kurt Civilette, horn
Jeremiah Frederick, horn
Anna Mayne, horn
Valerie Whitney, horn
Alastair Willis, conductor

Elgar, Introduction and Allegro
Schumann Konzertstück
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5

Family Concert

Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Chris Wilson Paviolin - Potawatomi Park

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