Concert Schedule

2020 - 2021 Season

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SAGINAW BAY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

2020 – 21 | Music That Moves You

TENTATIVE, SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Home For the Holidays

Tuesday, December 10, 2020

Our yearly holiday pops concert with selections that include Leroy Anderson’s Sleigh Ride and the traditional, and much loved and anticipated, Christmas Sing-along!

 

The SBSO..Symphonie Fantastique

Saturday, February 13, 2021

Join the SBSO on a memorable concert featuring Berlioz’s monumental programmatic work: Symphonie fantastique! This symphony was described by Leonard Bernstein as “the first musical expedition into psychedelia because of its hallucinatory and dream-like nature”. The concert also includes Khachaturian’s exciting violin concerto featuring SBSO concertmaster, Eliot Heaton.

Featuring Special Guest Eliot Heaton

A Life Remembered

Saturday, March 27, 2021

This concert features a world premiere by Maestro Fakhouri. Krupa (the name of the pioneer American Jazz drummer: Gene Krupa) is a work that will be heard for the first time at this particular concert. The performance will also include Shostakovich’s fifth symphony which has become one of his most popular works. Also on the program is SBSO principal French horn player, Bruce Bonnell, performing Mozart’s third French horn concerto.

 

Cole Meets Gershwin

Saturday, May 15, 2021

The season concludes with guest soloist Kevin Cole who will be performing Gershwin’s Piano Concerto in F. Cole, a Bay City native, is a specialist in Gershwin’s music and has championed and performed his works all around the world. The concert will also include one of the most popular and identifiable pieces in the entire symphonic repertoire: Beethoven’s fifth symphony.

Featuring Special Guest Kevin Cole

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