Concerts & Events

Quincy Symphony Orchestra & Chorus Concerts On WGEM-TV


May Day Pops

The Quincy Symphony Chorus, directed by Dr. Phyllis Robertson, performs well-loved songs to set an uplifting and nostalgic theme for the audience. Selections include “Route 66,” “Steppin’ Out with my Baby,” “Chapel of Love,” “Mr. Sandman,” and many others.

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Maestro Music Sponsor

Quincy Medical Group

TICKETS

LIVE PERFORMANCE – 3 p.m. Saturday, May 1 at the Kroc Center

  • Adult, $18 per ticket
  • Seniors (62+), $15 per ticket
  • Children 18 and younger are free but must have a ticket.
Masks are required while inside the Kroc Center. Advance ticket purchase strongly suggested. Tickets are also available at our office, 1026 Maine St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday.

DIGITAL ACCESS

  • $15 per Household—May Day Chorus Pops

The digital concert will premiere at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 15, 2021, via the QSOA YouTube Channel. Access will be available for one month.

Only one Digital Access ticket is needed per household.

SPECIAL COMBO: One ticket for the live performance AND digital access pass: $25

**Note, the Live Performance requires each person to have their own ticket. Only one digital access is needed per household.
If you are a couple who wants to attend the live performance and watch the virtual event later at home, please purchase one single ticket and one combo ticket.

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New Beginnings

We are thrilled to welcome audiences back to Morrison Theater in Quincy Junior High School!

Please see below for attendance guidelines.

The Quincy Symphony Orchestra throws open the door for New Beginnings. The orchestra, conducted by Dr. Bruce Briney, performs selections that are bright, joyful and uplifting.

Haydn  Symphony No. 6 “Le matin
Britten  Simple Symphony
Bach  Orchestral Suite No. 3

View Program Notes

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Maestro Music Sponsor

Schmiedeskamp, Robertson, Neu & Mitchell, LLP

TICKETS

LIVE PERFORMANCE 3 p.m. April 17, QJHS Morrison Theater

Seating will be in the lower level of Morrison Theater only; no balcony seating.

  • Adult, $18 per ticket
  • Seniors (62+), $15 per ticket
  • Children 18 and younger are free, but must have a ticket.
Masks are required while inside Quincy Junior High School. Advance ticket purchase strongly suggested. Tickets are also available at our office, 1026 Maine St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday.

DIGITAL ACCESS

  • $15 per Household—New Beginnings Orchestra Concert

The digital concert will premiere at 5 p.m. Monday, May 3, 2021 via the QSOA YouTube Channel. Access will be available for one month.

Only one Digital Access ticket is needed per household.

SPECIAL COMBO: One ticket for the live performance AND digital access pass: $25

**Note, the Live Performance requires each person to have their own ticket. Only one digital access is needed per household.
If you are a couple who wants to attend the live performance and watch the virtual event later at home, please purchase one single ticket and one combo ticket.

BUY LIVE OR DIGITAL ACCESS

Sing for Joy Choral Concert

In line with state recommendations, the Quincy Symphony Orchestra Association is presenting this in a digital-only format.

The Quincy Symphony Chorus conducted by Dr. Phyllis Robertson

This performance by the Symphony Chorus will lift your spirits as only singing can. Mixed and women’s ensembles add variety of sound and timbre to these inspirational works. Vivaldi’s “Come and Be Joyful,” Jerry Estes’s “Gloria In Excelsis Deo” and poignant arrangements of “Ave Maria” and “Amazing Grace” have been chosen by conductor Phyllis Robertson to inspire peace and touch the hearts of listeners.

Filmed live by WGEM-TV.

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Maestro Sponsor

First Bankers Trust

Klingner & Associates

Illinois Arts Council Agency

TICKETS

Digital Access

  • $15 per Household—Sing for Joy Choral Concert
  • $60 Season Subscription—Digital access to all concerts this season

ABOUT DIGITAL ACCESS

The digital concert will premiere at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 20, 2021 via the QSOA YouTube Channel. Access will be available to ticket holders or subscribers for one month.

Your digital access includes a unique link and cannot be shared. Please do not email your link to others or post on social media.

Digital Access can be purchased for a single event or a full season subscription. Only one Digital Access ticket is needed per household.

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2021 Young Artists Concert

In line with state recommendations, the Quincy Symphony Orchestra Association is presenting this in a digital-only format.

The Quincy Symphony Orchestra conducted by Dr. Bruce Briney.

Whether you are dreaming of romance, or just love beautiful music, our Valentine’s Day premiere will captivate you! Filmed live by WGEM-TV, this high quality production transports you to the concert hall for a lively performance including 2021 Young Artists Competition Winner Isabella Trinh.

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Mozart: Serenata Notturna, K. 239
Warlock: Capriol Suite
Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 2, first movement

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The 2021 Young Artists Concert is available beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14 so you can plan your Valentine’s Day to include a QSO performance, however this charming music makes any day special. Your digital access means you can watch the concert as often as you like until mid-March.

Maestro Sponsor

HOMEBANK

TICKETS

Digital Access

  • $15 per Household—2021 Young Artists Concert
  • $60 Season Subscription—Digital access to all concerts this season

ABOUT DIGITAL ACCESS

The digital concert will premiere at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021 via the QSOA YouTube Channel. Access will be available to ticket holders or subscribers for one month.

Your digital access includes a unique link and cannot be shared. Please do not email your link to others or post on social media.

Digital Access can be purchased for a single event or a full season subscription. Only one Digital Access ticket is needed per household.

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In line with state recommendations, the Quincy Symphony Orchestra Association is presenting this, and all scheduled concerts through December 2020, in a digital-only format.

The Quincy Symphony Orchestra & Chorus presents “A Classical Christmas” conducted by Drs. Bruce Briney & Phyllis Robertson.

Despite being unable to gather as in year’s past, the QSOA is committed to bringing the warm sounds of the holidays to your home. This joyful program includes cherished songs of the season by orchestra and chorus. Our traditional overture will be included, this year set off with a winter slideshow featuring local artists. Filmed live by WGEM-TV, our high quality digital production transports you to the concert hall for a spectacular performance!

Digital Access Available | Airs 7:30 PM, Saturday, Dec. 19 & on demand for month.

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Silver Concert Sponsor

Quincy Recycle Logo

Silver Artist Sponsor

Silver Media Sponsor

Maestro Sponsor

IPI Wealth Management

 

Additional Event Information

A Classical Christmas, Dec. 19, 2020 Premiere Performance

PROGRAM

CUSTER It’s Christmastime
STEPHENSON Holiday Carol Medley
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on Greensleves
BRITTEN Ceremony of Carols

View Program Notes (PDF)

TICKETS

Digital Access
$15 per Household—A Classical Christmas Concert

$60 Season Subscription—Digital access to all concerts this season

ABOUT DIGITAL ACCESS

The digital concert will premiere at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020 via the QSOA YouTube Channel. Access will be available to ticket holders or subscribers for one month.

Your digital access includes a unique link and cannot be shared. Please do not email your link to others or post on social media.

Digital Access can be purchased for a single event or a full season subscription. Only one Digital Access ticket is needed per household.

BUY DIGITAL ACCESS

The Quincy Symphony Orchestra presents “Suites & Serenades” conducted by Dr. Bruce Briney. Our joyful program includes Mozart’s cascading Wind Serenade in E-flat, Holst’s lively St. Paul’s Suite and Ewald’s bold Brass Quintet No. 1. Filmed live by WGEM-TV, this high quality digital production transports you to the concert hall for a spectacular performance!

Digital Access Available

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Silver Concert Sponsor

Silver Media Sponsor

Maestro Sponsor

Stephenson Paxton Group of Wells Fargo Advisors

 

Additional Event Information

Suites & Serenades, Nov. 28, 2020 Premiere Performance

PROGRAM

MOZART Wind Serenade in E-flat
HOLST St. Paul’s Suite
EWALD Brass Quintet No. 1

TICKETS

Digital Access
$15 per Household—Suites & Serenades Concert

$60 Season Subscription—Digital access to all concerts this season

ABOUT DIGITAL ACCESS

The digital concert will premiere at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020 via the QSOA YouTube Channel. Access will be available to ticket holders or subscribers for one month.

Your digital access includes a unique link and cannot be shared. Please do not email your link to others or post on social media.

Digital Access can be purchased for a single event or a full season subscription. Only one Digital Access ticket is needed per household.

BUY DIGITAL ACCESS