News Stories

Rockford Symphony Orchestra honors Steven Larsen with Roast

Published 9/2/2015 Rockford, IL – The Rockford Symphony Orchestra will honor Music Director Steven Larsen's 25 years with the Symphony by hosting a "Roast the Maestro" event on September 18 at Giovanni's. The evening will feature a number of friends…Read more ›

Rockford Symphony Orchestra partners with Anderson Japanese Gardens

Published 6/25/2015 Rockford, IL – The Rockford Symphony Orchestra is launching their family friendly series this summer in partnership with Anderson Japanese Gardens called SYMPHONY SATURDAYS.  This fun and educational program will introduce the four instrument families of the orchestra…Read more ›

Rockford Symphony Orchestra Independence Day Concert  

Published 6/26/2015 Rockford, IL – Join the Rockford Symphony Orchestra for its annual Independence Day Spectacular on Friday, July 3 at 8:00 p.m. at the beautiful Starlight Theatre at Rock Valley College. This summer-time tradition will feature patriotic music and…Read more ›

Coronado Security Measures

New security enhancements have been implemented, and all guests attending performances at the Coronado will be screened prior to entering the theatre. Security personnel will be present at every entrance and will wand each guest as they enter the facility.…Read more ›

RSO announces the 2015·16 Concert Season

Rockford Symphony Orchestra announces the 2015·16 Concert Season New for the RSO, additional performance times and venues! Rockford, IL – Music Director Steve Larsen is pleased to announce the RSO’s 2015·16 season -- his 25th year conducting the Rockford Symphony…Read more ›

80th Anniversary Gala

The Rockford Symphony Orchestra will host its Anniversary Gala, 80 Years - A Celestial Odyssey, on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Mark your calendars for April 25 when the RSO along with our community of supporters celebrate the rich 80 year…Read more ›

New Marketing Director Announcement

We are pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Michele McAffee as the Marketing Director for the Rockford Symphony Orchestra. “This season the RSO has given ourselves a challenge to grow our audience and we need to be staffed appropriately…Read more ›

Veterans are invited to attend the Nov. Classics Concert for Free

If you are a veteran of the armed forces, we invite you to attend our November Classics concert, Dreams of the Fallen, for FREE. The performance will feature composer and Rockford native Jake Runestad's Dreams of the Fallen. Commissioned by…Read more ›

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