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Canton Symphony Orchestra Announces 2017-18 Masterworks Series Canton Symphony Orchestra Announces 2017-18 Masterworks Series
by BWW News Desk - March 08, 2017

This year marks the beginning of the 80th season for the Canton Symphony Orchestra.  For our 2017-2018 season, we plan to bring concerts full of color and life to the audience.  This season brings back favorite guests of seasons past, and features some of our own musicians soloing with the orchestra... (more...)
Canton Symphony Presents A SWINGIN' HOLIDAY, 12/4
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2016

Step into the era of jazz and swing this holiday with the Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) as they present “A Swingin' Holiday”, December 4 at 3:00pm at Umstattd Performing Arts Hall, 2323 17th Street NW.  The orchestra adds a new dimension to the annual holiday concert with new jazz-inspired arrange... (more...)
27 Year Old Piano Competition Winner to be CSO's Guest Artist 27 Year Old Piano Competition Winner to be CSO's Guest Artist
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2016

On August 6, 2016, Nikita Mndoyants, a 27-year old from Russia, won the Mixon First Prize at the 2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition after a tight race over the course of nearly two weeks.  The Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) will be one of the first local orchestras to engage Mndoyants a... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra to Present Summer Serenades in the Park this Summer Canton Symphony Orchestra to Present Summer Serenades in the Park this Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

CANTON, OHIO (May 24, 2016) – The popular program that combines the spontaneous sounds of nature and people enjoying a park with the orchestrated sounds of musicians is returning this summer.  Serenades in the Park is a free, family-friendly series of brass, woodwind, and string ensembles performing... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra to Offer Free Concert in Petros Lake Park, 9/6 Canton Symphony Orchestra to Offer Free Concert in Petros Lake Park, 9/6
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (August 27, 2015) – While public parks are always a great place to enjoy outdoor activities like fishing, hiking and bird watching, this summer they have also become a perfect place to enjoy live music!  Summer Serenades in the Park, a partnership between the Canton Symphony Orchestra (... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra Continues SUMMER SERENADES Concerts Tonight Canton Symphony Orchestra Continues SUMMER SERENADES Concerts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2015

The Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) in partnership with the Stark County Park District (SCPD) will present three more Summer Serenades in the Park, a series of FREE concerts that began in June and runs to Labor Day 2015. The series is sponsored in part by Mary Renkert Wendling Foundation, Fred and V... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra to Offer Additional SUMMER SERENADES Concerts, 8/13 Canton Symphony Orchestra to Offer Additional SUMMER SERENADES Concerts, 8/13
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (August 6, 2015) – The Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) in partnership with the Stark County Park District (SCPD) will present three more Summer Serenades in the Park, a series of FREE concerts that began in June and runs to Labor Day 2015.  The series is sponsored in part by Mary Renker... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra and Stark County Park District Present SUMMER SERENADES IN THE PARK Canton Symphony Orchestra and Stark County Park District Present SUMMER SERENADES IN THE PARK
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2015

What happens when the spontaneous sounds of nature and people enjoying a park are combined with the orchestrated sounds of musicians?  Serenades in the Park happens!  A free, family-friendly series of brass, woodwind, and string ensembles performing all over Stark County.  Everyone is invited to bri... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra Offers Four Music Summer Camps Canton Symphony Orchestra Offers Four Music Summer Camps
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (May 5, 2015) – Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) is pleased to offer four summer music camps.   The first three camps are for aspiring student musicians, and the fourth is a special opportunity open to all individuals and families in the Greater Canton area.  These week-long camps will b... (more...)
The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents Its 2015-2016 Season Featuring FANFARE FOR THE UNCOMMON WOMAN, SYMPHONY NOIR, and More The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents Its 2015-2016 Season Featuring FANFARE FOR THE UNCOMMON WOMAN, SYMPHONY NOIR, and More
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

With a season program that includes composers from the late 1700's through present day with 2 World premieres, an Ohio premiere, Dancing Wheels and a multi-media HD Odyssey, the Canton Symphony Orchestra's 2015-16 season offers  classics with a flare.... (more...)
CSO Concludes Season with Set of Beethoven Concerts Tonight CSO Concludes Season with Set of Beethoven Concerts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (April 7, 2015) – The Canton Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) Beethoven Festival culminates with two final concerts on April 25 and 26 with acclaimed pianist André Watts. Tonight, April 25 at 8:00pm Mr. Watts will perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 and Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor”. O... (more...)
Canton Symphony Announces Six Vocal Soloist to Perform at Beethoven Finale, 4/26 Canton Symphony Announces Six Vocal Soloist to Perform at Beethoven Finale, 4/26
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (April 14, 2015) – Three choruses combined into one, six vocal soloists and internationally acclaimed pianist André Watts join together for the Canton Symphony Orchestra's final Beethoven Festival concert. The program for the concert on April 26 at 8:00pm at the Zimmermann Symphony Cen... (more...)
CSO to Conclude Season with Set of Beethoven Concerts, 4/25 CSO to Conclude Season with Set of Beethoven Concerts, 4/25
by BWW News Desk - April 08, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (April 7, 2015) – The Canton Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) Beethoven Festival culminates with two final concerts on April 25 and 26 with acclaimed pianist André Watts. On Saturday April 25 at 8:00pm Mr. Watts will perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 and Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor”... (more...)
CSO Presents BEETHOVEN'S 2nd as Part of Friday Family Movie Night Tonight CSO Presents BEETHOVEN'S 2nd as Part of Friday Family Movie Night Tonight
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (March 24, 2015) – Beethoven Festival 2015 is more than concerts; it is a celebration of the life and music of the beloved composer. In keeping with that idea, the Canton Symphony Orchestra has teamed up with the Canton Palace Theatre to present two movies in April on the historic thea... (more...)
The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents the Heart of the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL This Weekend The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents the Heart of the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2015

The heart of the Canton Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) Beethoven Festival will take the stage this weekend, March 28 and 29 when the orchestra performs two concerts featuring pianist André Watts.... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra Announces Return of MUSICAL STORY TIME, 4/6 Canton Symphony Orchestra Announces Return of MUSICAL STORY TIME, 4/6
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (March 26, 2015) – Listen at the Library, the collaboration between the Stark County District Library and Canton Symphony Orchestra, is set to start April 6, 2015. The program pairs music with children's literature and is sponsored in part by The Dominion Foundation, The Albert W and E... (more...)
CSO to Present BEETHOVEN'S 2nd as Part of Friday Family Movie Night, 4/3 CSO to Present BEETHOVEN'S 2nd as Part of Friday Family Movie Night, 4/3
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (March 24, 2015) – Beethoven Festival 2015 is more than concerts; it is a celebration of the life and music of the beloved composer. In keeping with that idea, the Canton Symphony Orchestra has teamed up with the Canton Palace Theatre to present two movies in April on the historic thea... (more...)
The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents the Heart of the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL, 3/28-29 The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents the Heart of the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL, 3/28-29
by BWW News Desk - March 12, 2015

The heart of the Canton Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) Beethoven Festival will take the stage on March 28 and 29 when the orchestra performs two concerts featuring pianist André Watts. On Saturday March 28 at 8:00pm Mr. Watts will perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2 and onSunday March 29 at 7:30p... (more...)
The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents  ROCK THE 5TH PUB CRAWL, 3/5 The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents ROCK THE 5TH PUB CRAWL, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2015

“Music is the wine which inspires one to new generative processes,” said Ludwig van Beethoven. In celebrating the inspiring work of Beethoven, the Canton Symphony Orchestra kicks off its two month long Beethoven Festival with a “Rock the 5th” pub crawl on March 5 beginning at5:30pm.... (more...)
MSO Performs Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch Tonight MSO Performs Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 02/02/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops presents One Singular Sensation: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch tonight, February 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performance celebrates four decades of his magnificent contributions to music. Ha... (more...)
Canton Symphony Chorus Performs AMERICA SINGS! Tonight Canton Symphony Chorus Performs AMERICA SINGS! Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (Feb. 3, 2015) – The Canton Symphony Chorus will present a concert of choral works by American composers tonight, February 13 at 7:00pm in Cable Recital Hall of the Cultural Center for the Arts. Dr. Britt Cooper, Director of the CSO Chorus as well as Director of Fine and Performing Art... (more...)
CSO to Perform CZECH MATES Concert, Featuring Cellist Joshua Roman, 2/22 CSO to Perform CZECH MATES Concert, Featuring Cellist Joshua Roman, 2/22
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (February 10, 2015) – A YouTube star will be the next guest soloist for the Canton Symphony Orchestra. Cellist, Joshua Roman is set to perform Dvo?ák's Cello Concerto in b minor with the CSO on Sunday February 22 at a special matinee time of 3:00pm in Umstattd Performing Arts Hall. Mu... (more...)
Canton Symphony Chorus to Perform AMERICA SINGS!, 2/13 Canton Symphony Chorus to Perform AMERICA SINGS!, 2/13
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (Feb. 3, 2015) – The Canton Symphony Chorus will present a concert of choral works by American composers on Friday, February 13 at 7:00pm in Cable Recital Hall of the Cultural Center for the Arts. Dr. Britt Cooper, Director of the CSO Chorus as well as Director of Fine and Performing A... (more...)
MSO to Perform Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, 2/14 MSO to Perform Musical Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, 2/14
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 02/02/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops presents One Singular Sensation: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch on February 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performance celebrates four decades of his magnificent contributions to music. Hamlisch... (more...)
CSO, with Guest Artist Wu, Performs PIPA CONCERTO NO. 2 Tonight CSO, with Guest Artist Wu, Performs PIPA CONCERTO NO. 2 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (January 8, 2015) – The Canton Symphony Orchestra is honored to be the first orchestra in Ohio to perform China native Zhao Jiping's Pipa Concerto No. 2. Guest artist, Wu Man will perform the solo pipa. The concert, part of the CSO's MasterWorks Series, is tonight, January 24 at 8:00p... (more...)