ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The Rockford Symphony Orchestra has announced that single tickets for the 2013/14 season are now on sale.
The season, titled Music that Ignites Your Passion, displays love in its many forms in some of the world’s most beautiful music from classical to big band and movie favorites.
Ticket buyers can select exact seating when purchasing tickets on the RSO website at www.rockfordsymphony.com. Tickets are also available for purchase by calling 815-965-0049 or visiting the Coronado Performing Arts Center Box Office at 314 N. Main Street.
The 2013/14 RSO Classics Series will open September 21, 2013, with the return of RSO favorite soprano Kathy Pyeatt. Other accomplished guest artists known for their incredible talents will appear throughout the season, including violinist Lee Chin, and Rockford’s own pianist Jesse Parker. Classical masterpieces include Beethoven’s 6th Symphony, He Zhanhou’s Butterfly Lovers Violin concerto and Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5, while the Pops series includes Academy Award winning movie favorites and Big Band standards.
“This season can be enjoyed by anyone, from first-time attendees to our longtime subscribers,” Executive Director Julie McDonough said. “Love, whether of the romantic variety, or love of nature or our country, is a theme to which all of us can relate. Music has an innate ability to make us feel things more strong and we really celebrate that this season.”
Subscription packages are still the best value! All subscription packages include savings off single ticket prices. Each subscriber also receives exclusive benefits including reserved seats, flexible ticket exchange, and discounts to area restaurants. Subscription packages range from $64 to $449. Student subscriptions offer a tremendous value and range from $21 to $63.
Listed below in the document below are details for each performance, including music and guest artist information for the RSO’s Classics Series and Pops Series. The RSO website has more information at www.rockfordsymphony.com. Additional educational activities and special events throughout the season will be announced at later dates.