Saturday, September 30th:
The Salem Symphony kicks off their expansive second season at the Elsinore Theatre with an ambitious program, featuring the symphony's own world class musicians. Join them for their Opening Night Gala, including benefit dinners, cocktail receptions and after parties all over the mid-Willamette Valley. Celebrate the world's newest major symphony orchestra as they continue to turn heads on the international music scene, as well as in our local communities. Performance features iconic works by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Camille Saint Saens.
Saturday, October 14th:
The Salem Symphony continues their legacy of excellence with the Emerging Artist Series by encouraging local musical talent across the Pacific Northwest. Come see the winner of Salem Symphony's annual concerto competition and scholarship program perform their chosen work live on stage with the world class musicians of the Salem Symphony. This performance also features iconic, yet rarely performed, works from the classical repertoire by Antonin Dvorak, Richard Strauss, and Johann Strauss, Jr.
Saturday, December 30th:
Come join the Salem Symphony as we finish out the 2017 calendar year with a spectacular tribute to the legendary composer and conductor, Leonard Bernstein. Watch the Salem Symphony bring to life the classic flim suites and overtures to On The Waterfront and West Side Story live, with additional classic film music from My Fair Lady by Frederick Loewe and An American In Paris by the always timeless George Gershwin. Featuring 6-time Emmy Award-winning conductior, composer and seasoned veteran ofthe Los Angeles film music industry, Mark Watters. Join us before the concert for a special one-on-one talk with our guest conductor and Music Director, Dallas Aimer, as we discuss the life and legacy that Leonard Bernstein bring to both film and classical music repertoire.
Saturday, February 3rd:
The Salem Symphony continues their pursuit of new and exciting programming with the inclusion of the collective works of Ottorino Respighi in Pines of Rome and the rarely performed Fountains of Rome. The Salem Symphony and its world class musicians will also be featured as the world premiere of a brand new orchestral composition commissioned through Salem Symphony's own Emerging Composer Series. Come meet the composer in person as they introduce their new work on stage at the Elsinore Theatre in downtown Salem. Performance also features an exciting introduction by Dmitri Shostakovich.
Saturday, April 28th:
The Salem Symphony is bringing together communities from all over the Pacific Northwest with their first annual Spring Music Festival. Come and enjoy the Elsinore Theatre all afternoon and evening as musical groups from Seattle, Portland, Eugene and even North California share in this wonderful community event. Enjoy wine tastings and pairing from local wineries of the Willamette Valley, all while local restaurants entice your taste buds with promotions and discounts for your whole party. The Salem Symphony takes the stage that night to close out the festivities with a powerhouse show featuring Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Brahms.