Symphonic Blast!

July 6, 2019 | 8:15 PM
Crapo Park, Burlington

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, our annual outdoor concert will feature music from Star Wars, ET, Apollo 13, Paper Moon, and Fly Me to the Moon. Don’t forget to stay late for the fireworks! This concert is sponsored by Harry & Virginia Murray Foundation, John H. Witte Jr. Foundation, Starker Foundation, & City of Burlington.


POPS CONCERT: LATIN MOVES

September 14, 7:30 PM | Bridge View Center, Ottumwa
September 15, 6:00 PM | Capitol Theater, Burlington

Featuring Steinway International Artist BK Davis, this year’s samba/bossa nova themed concert will be filled with flavor - and we’re not just talking about the music! Our annual Pops Concert offers a delicious gourmet meal before the concert. Please note that due to the flooding in Burlington, this year’s event will be held at the Capitol Theater. Seating and dinner space is limited!


Gaelic Lands | Masterworks Series

October 19, 7:30 PM | Capitol Theater, Burlington
October 20, 2:00 PM | Bridge View Center, Ottumwa
October 20, 6:30 PM | Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel, Mt. Pleasant

Amy Beach - Symphony No.2 in Eminor, op.32 "Gaelic"
Linda Robbins Coleman - For a Beautiful Land
Alexander Glazunov - Violin Concerto in A minor, op.82, featuring Katya Moeller, violin


kIDSYMPHONY | pETER & THE WOLF WITH REALLY INVENTIVE THEATER COMPANY

November 9, 11:00 AM | Bridge View Center, Ottumwa
November 9, 2:00 PM | Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel, Mt. Pleasant
November 9, 4:30 PM | Capitol Theater, Burlington

Back by popular demand, join us for a musical adventure with Sergei Prokofiev’s legendary Peter and the Wolf! Featuring Really Inventive Stuff, theatre company, this fun, lively, and educational concert is just the right length for families and small children. This concert is sponsored in part by Burlington Fine Arts League, Hoaglin Foundation, Miles Charitable Trust, and Ottumwa Oktoberfest.


hollydaze

December 14, 3:00 PM | Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel, Mt. Pleasant

Celebrate the holidays at our annual HollyDaze concert! Featuring some of your favorite holiday music, this concert will certainly get your entire family in to the spirit of the season. To add to the magic of the afternoon, Santa Claus will be joining us again all the way from the North Pole, so bring your wish-lists! This free concert is made possible by the Great River Health System.


fantasies | Masterworks Series

March 21, 7:30 PM | Bridge View Center, Ottumwa
March 22, 2:00 PM | Capitol Theater, Burlington
March 22, 6:30 PM | Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel, Mt. Pleasant

Alice Mary Smith - Symphony in A minor
Lili Boulanger - D'un soir triste
Young Artist Winner TBD
Ludwig van Beethoven - Fantasia in C minor, op.80 featuring Joel Brown, piano and the Southeast Iowa Symphony Chorus


ravish & mayhem | Masterworks Series

April 25, 7:30 PM | Capitol Theater, Burlington
April 26, 2:00 PM | Bridge View Center, Ottumwa
April 26, 6:30 PM | Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel, Mt. Pleasant

Lili Boulanger - D'un matin de printemps
Cecile Chaminade - Flute Concertino in D major, op.107 featuring Rose Bishop, flute & Artist-in-Residence
Stephanie Berg - Ravish and Mayhem
Linda Robbins Coleman - commission for flute and orchestra featuring Rose Bishop, flute & Artist-in-Residence
Louise Farrenc - Symphony No.2 in D major, op.35