Music Beat: An Otherwor...

Music Beat BSO to take listeners on an otherworldly trip By Peter Jacobi H-T Columnist Sunday, April 26, 2015 12:00 am Read the original HERE (requires a subscription to the Herald-Times) Not this Sunday but a week from today, the members of the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra invite you...

COSMOS

Join the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra for a spectacular multi-media performance of Gustav Holst’s masterpiece, The Planets. The music will be paired with breath-taking images from NASA and narration by members of Indiana University’s Astronomy Department. This performance also...

Educational Materials f...

Thank you for checking out our materials for The Planets! I hope that these activities and exercises can help you and your students in some way. Please read the descriptions below of each activity we have to offer, as well as some ways you could use them in your classroom. Please feel...

What’s your story...

“We were family.” “I get to make the music I love.” “The Bloomington Symphony helped me remember why I love music.” If you’re a current or former BSO musician, Board member, audience member, or volunteer, we want to hear your story. We’ll...

Fanfares and Flourishes

On Sunday, March 1st, the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra joins forces with the Hoosier Youth Philharmonic for its annual Side-By-Side Concert. Dvorak’s Slavonic Dance #1 Barber’s haunting Adagio for Strings Khatchaturian’s Masquerade Suite Borodin’s portrait of a...

RESCHEDULED: Shades of ...

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, OUR PERFORMANCE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH. Thanks for understanding! Tired of snow, slush and freezing temperatures? Time to get away! Take a trip with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra as we explore the musical shades of world...

Deliver Music: A Docume...

For your viewing pleasure, here’s a short video about the BSO and clarinetist/board president Carl Weinberg. Shuhan Yu selected the BSO as a subject for her documentary project after seeing his nomination for the Be More Awards last...

Zoie Hightower Wins 201...

The Bloomington Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce the winners of the 2015 Youth Concerto Competition. Our judges had to make some difficult decisions after hearing very strong candidates on a variety of instruments, including violin, piano, and classical guitar. Our 2015 winner is...