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Sunday, April 27, 2014

Brahms and Rachmaninoff

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Dvořák composed his love for his homeland into the concert overture My Home, and Rachmaninov composed his taste for the diabolical into his Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini More

Saturday, May 3, 2014

PSO POPS! Classical Mystery Tour

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

More than just a British invasion, this show presents Beatles songs sung, played, and performed exactly as they were written. It’s the Fab Four as you’ve always imagined. More

Sunday, May 4, 2014

PSO POPS! Classical Mystery Tour

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

More than just a British invasion, this show presents Beatles songs sung, played, and performed exactly as they were written. It’s the Fab Four as you’ve always imagined. More

Monday, May 5, 2014

Youth Concert: It’s Elemental

9:20 AM Merrill Auditorium - SOLD OUT! Please contact education@portlandsymphony.org for waitlist info.

What makes up the sounds you hear when music is played? Discover the individual elements that go into creating the harmonious sound of a full orchestra. To order More

Monday, May 5, 2014

Youth Concert: It’s Elemental

11:20 AM Merrill Auditorium - SOLD OUT! Please contact education@portlandsymphony.org for waitlist info.

What makes up the sounds you hear when music is played? Discover the individual elements that go into creating the harmonious sound of a full orchestra. To order More

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Percussion: The Elements of Music

9:30 AM Olin Arts Center, Bates College, Lewiston

Get ready to make some noise! Using a variety of instruments, the PSO’s percussion ensemble explores the elements of music using mallets, brushes, sticks, and their bare hands! More

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Percussion: The Elements of Music

10:30 AM Olin Arts Center, Bates College, Lewiston

Get ready to make some noise! Using a variety of instruments, the PSO’s percussion ensemble explores the elements of music using mallets, brushes, sticks, and their bare hands! More

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Harry Potter and the Magic of Music

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Transport your family to the wizarding world of Harry Potter! This concert highlights the magical mood-setting music featured in the movies, complete with presentations by a professional illusionist. Even More

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Brass: What a Wonderful World of Music!

9:30 AM East End Community School, Portland

The PSO brass quintet takes you on a journey to explore the many places we hear music in our daily lives. Whether in a parade, on television, in a More

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Brass: What a Wonderful World of Music!

10:30 AM East End Community School, Portland

The PSO brass quintet takes you on a journey to explore the many places we hear music in our daily lives. Whether in a parade, on television, in a More

Saturday, May 17, 2014

An Evening of Jazz

7:00 PM South Freeport

Join the Portland Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Robert Moody for an evening of instrumental and vocal jazz featuring selections by composer and lyricist Cole Porter and composer and pianist More

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Don Quixote

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

You can hear the locomotives—and perhaps even the neutrinos!—in New England composer Michael Gandofi’s Night Train to Perugia, and you can hear the sounds of Spain in Rimsky-Korsakov’s orchestral More

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Percussion: The Elements of Music

9:30 AM Crooker Theater, Brunswick High School

Get ready to make some noise! Using a variety of instruments, the PSO’s percussion ensemble explores the elements of music using mallets, brushes, sticks, and their bare hands! More

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Percussion: The Elements of Music

10:30 AM Crooker Theater, Brunswick High School

Get ready to make some noise! Using a variety of instruments, the PSO’s percussion ensemble explores the elements of music using mallets, brushes, sticks, and their bare hands! More

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Strings: The Elements of Music

9:30 AM Olin Arts Center, Bates College, Lewiston

What makes the string instruments different from the other instruments in the orchestra? Join the PSO String Quintet to learn about the different instruments in the string family, what More

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Strings: The Elements of Music

10:30 AM Olin Arts Center, Bates College, Lewiston

What makes the string instruments different from the other instruments in the orchestra? Join the PSO String Quintet to learn about the different instruments in the string family, what More

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Percussion: The Elements of Music

9:30 AM East End Community School, Portland

Get ready to make some noise! Using a variety of instruments, the PSO’s percussion ensemble explores the elements of music using mallets, brushes, sticks, and their bare hands! More

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Percussion: The Elements of Music

10:30 AM East End Community School, Portland

Get ready to make some noise! Using a variety of instruments, the PSO’s percussion ensemble explores the elements of music using mallets, brushes, sticks, and their bare hands! More

Friday, June 13, 2014

Music Lovers’ Luncheon

12:00 PM Cumberland Club, 116 High Street, Portland

Make Music Lovers’ Luncheons your new tradition! These noon time events provide an in-depth look at musical topics from the PSO concert season. Join Maestro Robert Moody, Assistant Conductor Norman Huynh More

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

An American in Paris

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Join us in France! For a Yank’s take on the capital of France there is Gershwin’s An American in Paris; for a Frenchman’s take on the exotic east, there More

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Saturday, October 11, 2014

PSO POPS! Mamma Mia and More — The Music of ABBA

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Flash back to the ’70s and ’80s dance club scene with Arrival from Sweden, the world’s most popular ABBA tribute band. Glam it up and come hear all your More

Sunday, October 12, 2014

PSO POPS! Mamma Mia and More — The Music of ABBA

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Flash back to the ’70s and ’80s dance club scene with Arrival from Sweden, the world’s most popular ABBA tribute band. Glam it up and come hear all your More

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Conrad Tao Plays Grieg

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Symphonie Fantastique!

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

This concert features eight of the PSO’s principal players. More

Saturday, November 22, 2014

PSO POPS! Piano Men: The Music of Elton John and Billy Joel

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

The ultimate homage to the epic music of Billy Joel and Elton John. The combination of a four-piece pop group with the PSO makes this a rare chance More

Sunday, November 23, 2014

PSO POPS! Piano Men: The Music of Elton John and Billy Joel

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

The ultimate homage to the epic music of Billy Joel and Elton John. The combination of a four-piece pop group with the PSO makes this a rare chance More

Friday, December 12, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

2:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Friday, December 12, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

2:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

1:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

5:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Friday, December 19, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

2:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Friday, December 19, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

2:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

1:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Magic of Christmas 2014

5:00 PM Merrill Auditorium

Robert Moody strikes up the biggest band in town for the 35th anniversary of Maine’s greatest holiday extravaganza. Robert Moody, conductor Norman Huynh, assistant More

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Beethoven’s Pastorale

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Beethoven’s Pastorale

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

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Saturday, February 7, 2015

PSO POPS! Big Band Blast!

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Join us for a salute to the great Big Band pianists and leaders Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Eddie Duchin, Spike Jones, Lawrence Welk and more! More

Sunday, February 8, 2015

PSO POPS! Big Band Blast!

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

Join us for a salute to the great Big Band pianists and leaders Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Eddie Duchin, Spike Jones, Lawrence Welk and more! More

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Dimmick Plays Bartok

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Saturday, April 25, 2015

PSO POPS! Judy Collins Live in Concert

7:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

The hauntingly beautiful voice of Judy Collins has been moving the hearts and minds of audiences for decades. Don’t miss your chance to hear this legendary artist sing live More

Sunday, April 26, 2015

PSO POPS! Judy Collins Live in Concert

2:30 PM Merrill Auditorium

The hauntingly beautiful voice of Judy Collins has been moving the hearts and minds of audiences for decades. Don’t miss your chance to hear this legendary artist sing live More

 
 
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