A Hygge “Winter” with the RSO

Posted on: January 12th, 2021 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

We are now deep into the throes of winter with frigid temperatures, gray skies, and snow cover on the ground.  What better way to sink into the season then with the Danish practice of Hygge?  This isn’t merely a word for coziness and comfort but also a practice of gathering with friends to enjoy feelings […]

A New Year with the RSO

Posted on: January 5th, 2021 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

Welcome to 2021! A bright and shiny new year is upon us and we are hard at work behind the scenes of the RSO.   The second half of our 2020-21 season will bring livestreamed performances from Bedford Hall on the UW-Parkside campus and the continuation of our Four Seasons with the RSO project with the […]

Happy New Year from the RSO!

Posted on: January 1st, 2021 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

We look forward to providing beautiful music and educational outreach programs in 2021 and beyond.  Happy New Year!

Oh What A Year!

Posted on: December 31st, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

2020.  Who knew? What is an orchestra without live performances? With your encouragement and support we answered that question and stepped up to serve our community through beautiful music even while our concert halls remained empty.  Your generosity sponsored the following projects: Four Seasons with the RSO:  “Summer” and “Autumn” (Stay tuned for “Winter” and […]

Happy Holidays!!!

Posted on: December 23rd, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

  Wishing you and yours a very happy and healthy holiday from the Racine Symphony.  We hope you enjoy the final video in our holiday performance series as a special gift from the RSO. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!!

Holiday Cheer Enclosed

Posted on: December 22nd, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

Music is a part of who you are. The holidays are fast approaching and our need for music is growing more each day.  We hope the RSO’s holiday recordings bring you comfort and joy this season. Your commitment to the arts in your community helped us create these performances. Please help the RSO today by […]

Spreading Holiday Cheer

Posted on: December 15th, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

What are the holidays without music? The Racine Symphony is committed to bringing music to your community. Our YouTube Channel is filled with performances for you to enjoy FREE of charge. This week’s holiday presentation is now live!  Your support makes the music come alive. The RSO cannot fulfill our mission without your help. Please […]

Holidays with the RSO!

Posted on: December 8th, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

This time of year we would normally be basking in the flow of yet another successful Holiday Pops Concert.  Celebrating this festive season with you, our extended RSO family, is one of the highlights of our concert season.  It truly is the most wonderful time of the year. Given the realities of 2020, this year […]

Felix Mendelssohn and his Octet for Strings

Posted on: November 30th, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

Octet for Strings in E-flat Major, Op. 20 (1825) – Felix Mendelssohn (1809 – 1847) Felix Mendelssohn greets this life surrounded by culture, with wealthy parents who not only support the Berlin arts, but also bring artists home for dinners and concerts in their living room. Among others, young Felix hobnobbed with Rossini and Goethe […]

Happy Thanksgiving from the RSO

Posted on: November 25th, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

Wishing you and yours a very HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!! In this season of gratitude, we are most grateful for YOU. The generosity and support you have shown warms our hearts and ensures our future. THANK YOU from the bottom of our hears.