West Side Story (Symphony Concert Version)

West Side Story (Symphony Concert Version)

Did You Know? Although West Side Story failed to win the 1958 Tony Award for Best New Musical, losing to The Music Man, the film version won 10 Academy Awards – the most awards won by a musical in film history – including the Oscar for Best Original Music....
Lakes Tour 2019 sponsorships now available

Lakes Tour 2019 sponsorships now available

The Akron Symphony Guild’s 22nd annual Boat Tour of Homes on the Portage Lakes will take place on July 17, 2019. Here is your opportunity to be a part of this exciting Portage Lakes tradition! Sponsoring the Lakes Tour is a great way for you or your organization...
Concerts for Kids returns in May with Tubby the Tuba

Concerts for Kids returns in May with Tubby the Tuba

The Akron Symphony Orchestra’s popular Concerts for Kids series returns in May with several performances of Tubby the Tuba. These 45-minute concerts are geared toward children ages 2-6 and feature live music by the Akron Symphony Orchestra and conductor Eric Benjamin....
ASO to present Beethoven’s Eroica on April 6

ASO to present Beethoven’s Eroica on April 6

The Akron Symphony Orchestra will present Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony on April 6 at 8 p.m. The Eroica Symphony bursts with the revolutionary spirit of its original dedicatee, Napoleon. In it, Beethoven uses broad strokes of sound to reveal what it means to be alive in...
Akron Symphony Orchestra seeking Chorus Director

Akron Symphony Orchestra seeking Chorus Director

The Akron Symphony Orchestra seeks a Chorus Director to begin in the 2019-2020 season. The Akron Symphony Chorus, an all-volunteer 100-voice ensemble, has traditionally performed each year on two or more of the orchestra’s subscription concerts, the annual holiday...