News

Brochures arrive

15 Sep: Watch Your Mailbox – New Brochure!

The new brochure for the LSO’s 2021-2022 season will start arriving in mailboxes this week!  It looks like a colorful fall season is planned with a virtual concert in September and three live concerts to follow!  In this time of uncertainty, it seems wise to separate the fall 2021 portion of the season from the spring 2022 portion, so the brochure focuses on fall 2021.

Michael Giel

16 Aug: LSO Adds New Youth Symphony Conductor!

We are pleased to announce that Michael Giel has joined the LaGrange Symphony Orchestra as Conductor of the LaGrange Symphony Youth Orchestra.  Michael was selected after an extensive posting and interview process and is personally and professionally impressive.
Bridge Grant Awarded

09 Jul: LSO receives Grant

LaGrange Symphony Orchestra, Inc. was awarded a grant by Georgia Council for the Arts (GCA), a division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, as part of its initial disbursement of grants for fiscal year 2022. A total of 218 organizations were awarded 266 grants that provide more than $2 million in funding to arts organizations throughout the state…

finale spring 2021

04 May: Spring Radio Series Finale

This is the finale episode in our spring radio series, The Joy of the Orchestra with the LaGrange Symphony’s Richard Prior.  Three legendary composers, Brahms, Beethoven, and Mozart…

On-air with Gershwin

27 Apr: George Gershwin in LSO Radio Broadcast

Tune in April 29th, 2021 at 8:00 PM for an hour-long, all-Gershwin broadcast.  This young composer/pianist penned many much-loved works even though he only lived into his thirties.  Some of Gershwin’s compositions are slated to be performed by the LSO in the future.  We are looking forward to that!  This radio show will focus on two other works, Gershwin’s Piano Concerto in F Major, and American in Paris…

Mahler

20 Apr: Gustov Mahler on April 22nd

The great Austrian-born composer Gustov Mahler and his Symphony No. 1 will be featured on this week's radio show.  "The Joy of the Orchestra with the LaGrange Symphony's Richard Prior", is a weekly radio series on WELR (Eagle 102.3 FM).  This week, on Thursday, April 22nd, 8:00 PM , join us, as we listen to the Berlin Philharmonic, conducted by Claudia Abbado, in their performance of Mahler's Symphony No. 1...
Antonin Dvorak

14 Apr: All Dvorak Program

April 15th’s focus is on Antonin Dvorak and his Symphony No. 8 in G Major and Carnival Overture. Two great works to be broadcast on the Joy of the Orchestra Radio Show.