Muscatine Symphony Orchestra

2016 - 2017 Concert Season


                                                                                                                                                      Photo by David Chesling Photography                                                                                                             


Christmas with the Symphony
December 3, 2016


Free Admission.

Your MSO will present works by Tchaikovsky, Anderson, Strommen and many other Holiday favorites.

MasterWorks III: "The Great Romantics"
February 11, 2017


This is an annual favorite concert evening as it is the annual Delicious Combination Dinner and Concert event. With an amazing, intimate dinner with 300 of your closest friends (of the Symphony) to start off the evening, how can you go wrong? This concert will feature great symphonic gems that we have come to recognize as "love stories" or "romantic" in nature. We will be presenting music that spans over two hundred years of composition! All very famous works being performed will make this an evening for anyone and everyone looking for a night out with their loved one in celebration of Valentines' Day.

Delicious Combination tickets: $45.00 per person
                                                         $35.00 per person for Season Ticket Holders

MasterWorks IV: "The Greatness of Youth"
The Howe Foundation Young Artist Winner
Wesley United Methodist Youth and Children's Choirs
March 11, 2017


Together with our annual Howe Foundation Young Artist Competition winner and the young voices of the Muscatine Children's and Youth Choir, we will definitely be showcasing how great our young musicians are today. With works by Rossini, Bach, Mozart, John Williams, and our very own Ric Smith, the evening will be sure to fill the auditorium at Central Middle School with glorious and spectacular sounds.

MasterWorks V: Classical Kids LIVE!: "Mozart's Magnificent Voyage"
April 8, 2017


For a grand finale to the concert season, we will join forces with Classical Kids LIVE! for an evening that will captivate the young and the young at heart through the musical samplings that span Mozart's life while telling the story of Wolfgang A. Mozart and his young son, Karl. With props and costumes to help deliver the story, rest assured you will be taken back to the 18th century to witness some enchanting stories of the Mozart family.

For more information:
 Contact The Muscatine Symphony Orchestra
or by phone at 563.288.6195  ext. 1608.

or Kathleen Schippers, Personnel Manager

or Brian Dollinger, Music Director and Conductor