Family Concerts

Family Concert: Peter and the Wolf — SOLD OUT!

Sunday, November 13, 2022 at 11:00 am

Prokofiev — Peter and the Wolf

Musicians of the Delaware Symphony with Narrator

Classics Series

Classics II — Defying Stars

Friday, November 11, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Strauss: Don Juan

Price: Piano Concerto

Strauss: Burleske for piano and orchestra

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet

Michelle Cann, piano

This engagement of Michelle Cann is made possible in part through the Special Presenter Initiatives program of Mid Atlantic Arts with support from the National Endowment for the Arts and Delaware Division of the Arts.

Chamber Series

Chamber I — David Amado & Friends

Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at 7:30 pm

DuPont Country Club

David Amado, piano; David Southorn, violin; Philo Lee, cello.

Classics Series

Classics I — Made in America (Sussex County)

Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 2:30 pm

Cape Henlopen High School

Ives/Schuman: Variations on America

Higdon: Cold Mountain Suite (World Premiere)

Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 "from the New World"

Jennifer Higdon, guest composer

Classics Series

Classics I — Made in America

Friday, September 23, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Ives/Schuman: Variations on America

Higdon: Cold Mountain Suite (World Premiere)

Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 "from the New World"

Jennifer Higdon, guest composer

Special Events

Opening Night at The Grand

Saturday, September 10, 2022 at 8:00 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Featuring Brian Stokes Mitchell

with soloists from OperaDelaware

Classics Series

Classics I — Celebrate!

Friday, June 03, 2022 at

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Gershwin: An American in Paris

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances

Lara Downes, Piano

Classics Series

Classics V — Transcend!

Friday, May 13, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor

Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1

Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra

Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube

Julian Schwarz, Cello

Classics Series

Classics IV — Sing!

Friday, April 08, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Tsontakis: Footprints from O Mikros, O Megas.

Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto

Brahms: Symphony No. 1

Sirena Huang, Violin

Classics Series

Classics III — Voyage!

Friday, March 11, 2022 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Satie: Gymnopédies No. 1

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2

Holst: The Planets

Drew Petersen, Piano

Wilmington Children's Chorus

Classics Series

Classics II — Dance!

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Saint-Georges: Symphony No. 2

Hummel: Trumpet Concerto

Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

David Krauss, Trumpet

Special Events

New Year’s Eve at The Grand

Friday, December 31, 2021 at 7:30 pm

Copeland Hall at The Grand Opera House

Featuring the Delaware Symphony Orchestra with Music Director David Amado, singers from OperaDelaware, and Broadway's Tony-Award Winner Brian Stokes Mitchell

Chamber Series

Chamber III

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 7:30 pm

DuPont Country Club

Elgar: Serenade for String Orchestra

Vivaldi: Quattro Staggioni (Four Seasons)

Featuring David Southorn, violin

Chamber Series

Chamber II

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 7:30 pm

DuPont Country Club

Dorothy Rudd Moore: Modes for String Quartet

Brahms: String Sextet No. 2 in G major

Featuring the Strings of the DSO

Chamber Series

Chamber I

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 7:30 pm

DuPont Country Club

Bazzini: L'Absence

Gershwin: Three Preludes

Price: Fantasy No. 1 in G minor

Falla: Suite Populaire Espagnole

Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in D minor

Luigi Mazzocchi, Violin

Lura Johnson, Piano

Classics Series

Classics Series 6

Tuesday, June 08, 2021 at 12:00 pm

BAKER: Tre Canzone

RAVEL: Ma Mère l’Oye (Mother Goose)

               Prélude & danse du rouet and Suite

FALLA: Three-Cornered Hat Suite No. 1

Classics Series

Classics Series 5

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 12:00 pm

BIZET: Jeux d'Enfants: Petit Suite

WALKER: Lyric for Strings

BIZET: Symphony in C

BERNSTEIN: On the Town: Suite

Classics Series

Classics Series 4

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:00 pm

SEEGER: Andante for Strings

COPLAND: Appalachian Spring: Suite

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6 "Pastorale"

Classics Series

Classics Series 3

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 12:00 pm

SMETANA: Má Vlast: Vltava (The Moldau)

WAGNER: Sigfried Idyll

TCHAIKOVSKY: Swan Lake: Suite

Classics Series

Classics Series 2

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 12:00 pm

MOZART: Le nozze di Figaro: Overture

HAYDN: Symphony No. 104 "London"

MOZART: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter"

Chamber Series

Chamber Series 3

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 12:00 pm

DuPont Country Club

DSO Brass Quintet

Karen Schubert, horn

Brian Kuszyk, trumpet

Steven Heitzer, trumpet

Austin Westjohn, trombone

Brian Brown, tuba

Chamber Series

Chamber Series 2

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 12:00 pm

DuPont Country Club

DSO Percussion Trio

William Kerrigan

Thomas Blanchard

William Wozniak

Chamber Series

Chamber Series 1

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm

DuPont Country Club

DSO Woodwind Quintet

Kimberly Reighley, flute

Stephanie Wilson, oboe

Dan Spitzer, clarinet

Colleen Hood, bassoon

Karen Schubert, horn