2019-20 Classic Series
The Akron Symphony Orchestra is thrilled to share with you a 2019-20 concert series displaying the range, power and beauty of symphonic music. Highlights include irresistible audience favorites like the Mozart Requiem, Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, and symphonies by Haydn, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Mahler and Rachmaninoff.
We will also give special attention this year to music by creative women, including Gabriela Lena Frank, Joan Tower, Ethel Smyth and Florence Price.
Past Events › Classic Series
The Akron Symphony Orchestra has canceled the January 19 performance of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4 due to the expected winter storm.Find out more »
Echoing the mysteries of the sea, Debussy's La Mer summons the emotional power and psychological depths of wind and waves.Find out more »
Join the Akron Symphony Orchestra for an exploration of space with music from John Williams and the iconic theme from 2001: A Space Odyssey.Find out more »
The Akron Symphony Orchestra brings to life Beethoven’s Eroica, which was the composer's favorite of his own symphonies.Find out more »
Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story is a hot concoction of Latin jazz, Broadway romance, popular song, tension-filled ensembles, and classical charm.Find out more »
The Akron Symphony Orchestra will journey into the heart of the Russian repertoire, culminating with guest conductor Benjamin Zander leading the Orchestra in Tchaikovsky's masterful Fourth Symphony.Find out more »
The Akron Symphony Orchestra will explore music from the film adaptations of two of Shakespeare's greatest works - Hamlet and Henry V - along with a dramatic piece from acclaimed composer Ethel Smyth.Find out more »
The Akron Symphony Orchestra presents one of the most recognizable works in all of music - Vivaldi's The Four Seasons.Find out more »
The Akron Symphony Orchestra presents one of Mozart's most well-known works, The Marriage of Figaro Overture, along with two declarations of love from the Romantic era: the Prelude from Wagner's Tristan and Isolde and Mahler's Symphony No. 5.Find out more »
The Akron Symphony Orchestra presents a trio of towering works, including Mozart's Requiem, which shares dark mysteries through its lyric beauty.Find out more »
The Akron Symphony Orchestra has made the difficult decision to cancel the remaining performances in our 2019-20 season, including Appalachian Spring.Find out more »