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The Brockton Symphony Orchestra
Our Sixty-Eighth Season!

After our three-year musical journey, the Brockton Symphony celebrates being back home, with our friends and our favorites – presenting a melting pot of American classics, our favorite symphonies, and our long-anticipated collaboration with the Jubilate Chorale in Brahms’ glorious Requiem.

All concerts begin at 3:00 pm.  Please join us after the concerts for a reception, and meet the orchestra!

Celebrating America!
Sunday, October 18, 2015

Buckley Performing Arts Center, Massasoit Community College, Brockton
We celebrate the music traditions and composers of the United States in our season opener. Our principal cellist, Kevin Crudder, eloquently performs the passionate Concerto by Victor Herbert.
Chadwick - Jubilee from Symphonic Sketches
Anderson - First Day of Spring
Herbert - Cello Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 8
Kevin Crudder, cello
Gould - American Salute
Grofé - Grand Canyon Suite
Sousa - El Capitan March

Holiday Pops!
Sunday, December 13, 2015

Brockton High School, Brockton
Lift your holiday spirit and revel in the joy, fellowship, and fun as the Symphony performs joyous music from around the world!

Chamber Music Concert
Sunday, January 24, 2016

Christ Congregational Church, Brockton
Once again, we offer our popular Chamber Music concert, in which small groups perform more intimate music, from Baroque to Contemporary, with each musician playing his/her own part. The BrSO Chamber Players perform their favorites.

Sizzling Symphonic Favorites
Sunday, February 21, 2016

Buckley Performing Arts Center, Massasoit Community College, Brockton
Warm your winter afternoon at our family-friendly concert of orchestral favorites, featuring the head of our BrSO family, Torben Hansen, on clarinet.
Suppé - Light Cavalry Overture
Weber - Concertino for Clarinet
Torben Hansen, clarinet
Britten - Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
narrated by Harry Williams, the voice of the Symphony
Four Fabulously Fiery Finales:
Stravinsky - Berceuse and Finale from The Firebird
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
Sibelius - Symphony No. 2
Tschaikowsky - Symphony No. 4

Vocal Masterworks
Sunday, May 1, 2016

Oliver Ames High School, North Easton
We are delighted to collaborate with the Jubilate Chorale , their director Maxine Asselin, and the Bridgewater State University Chorale with director Dr. Steven Young – Presenting three choral classics: Brahms’ glorious, comforting, and hopeful Requiem, Verdi’s glowing Va Pensiero, and Beethoven’s elegant Hallelujah from Mount of Olives.
Verdi - Va Pensiero from Nabucco
Brahms - Ein Deutsches Requiem
Beethoven - Hallelujah from Mount of Olives

Please visit our website often at http://www.brocktonsymphony.org/  for updates and venues as they are made available.

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Brockton Symphony Orchestra

Brockton Symphony Orchestra has a rich history as one of the finest and oldest orchestras in the Greater Boston area. Conceived in 1948 by fellow musicians and friends, the mission of the orchestra is to bring symphonic music to our community, to teach and inspire children about music, and to encourage participation of local musicians and students.

Led by James M. Orent, the Orchestra presents an exciting season of repertoire to entertain and inspire all generations of music lovers.

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