CANCELLED: C5: Beethoven’s Second

March 28, 2020 - 7:30pm
Cosette Justo Valdés, guest conductor; Mūza Rubackytė, piano

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In response to the Winnebago County Health Department’s recommendation that all large gatherings be suspended to limit community transmission of COVID-19, and the travel ban imposed by the Federal Government affecting guest artists, all scheduled Rockford Symphony Orchestra and Rockford Youth Symphony Orchestra rehearsals, performances, and public events through March 30, 2020, are cancelled and will be rescheduled. The health and safety of all is our top priority.

Options if you have tickets to a cancelled event:

  • Donate your tickets. You will receive a tax receipt for your generous contribution.
  • Exchange your tickets for a future performance. 
  • Please contact Patron Services to discuss additional options.

Ticket exchanges can be completed by contacting Patron Services at or 815.965.0049 before March 30, 2020.

Support Rockford Symphony Orchestra by Donating Your Tickets 

To help with the serious financial impact that concert cancellations will have on RSO, ticket holders can choose to contribute their tickets back as a charitable gift (and receive a tax deduction for the total ticket value). Your donation may ensure that Rockford Symphony Orchestra will continue to share the joy of live music.


Mazzoli, Sinfonia (for orbiting spheres)
Saint-Saëns, Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor
Beethoven, Symphony No. 2 in D Major

Join RSO Maestro Steven Larsen for the pre-concert lecture at 6:30pm. The lecture is free to all ticket holders. He will introduce the audience to background information on composers and musical selections for this evening's program.

Part of the ComEd Classics Series