The Dubuque Symphony Orchestra showcases works by beloved composers Mozart and Beethoven! Returning to Dubuque will be solo violinist Miriam Fried. Recognized as one of the world's preeminent violinists, Miriam first performed with the Dubuque Symphony in 2012. In her second performance Miriam will perform Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major—one of the most graceful and challenging conertos in the repertoire.
Dubuque Symphony Orchestra is holding auditions for the 2014 - 2015
season on April 9. Vacant positions include 2nd trumpet and
2nd trombone. Deadline for audition requests is March 21. For more information and an audition excerpt list, click here.
Pursuit of the Podium
Four individuals are competing for the chance to conduct the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra. This year's participants include: Dr. Michael Chapman, Bob Peacock, Gina Siegert and Byron Taylor. The contestant who raises the most money on behalf of the orchestra wins! All funds must be raised between February 7 - April 7. The winner will be announced at the DSO April Classics Concert at Heritage Center on April 12 - 13. Learn More
2014 Student Concerto Competition
On March 12 the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra will host the 2014 Concerto Competition for students in grades 8 - 12. Applicants must be a member of the DSYE or live within 50 miles of Dubuque. The competition is open to piano, strings, woodwind, brass and percussion students. Entry forms are due no later than Friday, February 21, 2014. Learn More
DSO String Camp This Summer
June 24 - 29 at Clarke University
Are you a string player looking to sharpen your skills and learn about exciting possibilities in music? Come to the DSO String Camp this summer at Clarke Academy! The camp is for students in entering grades 7 - 9, or student musicians with a minimum of 2 years ensemble experience. Learn More
Benefit + Save with Season Tickets Love the first classics concert? Don't miss out on the rest of the season. Season ticket packages of 3 or 4 concerts are still available at the symphony office. To order tickets or for more information, call us today at (563) 557-1677.
Student tickets are available to all DSO classics concerts. Cost is $6 for any seat available, except red zone. Tickets go on sale one hour prior to each performance at the venue's box office or ticket counter. Please be prepared to show your student I.D.