2016 Susanville Symphony Concert Lineup

concert on the green

Concert on the Green II

September 24th. Back by popular demand, the Susanville Symphony will once again perform on the lawn of the historic Lassen County Courthouse. Bring your picnic baskets, your folding chairs and tables for this spectacular outdoor event. A one of a kind in Lassen County. Music from Holst: The Planets, John Williams Star Wars, Bizet's Carmen and more! The weather in Lassen Count at this time of year is nearly always perfect: an autumn day with blue skies, bright sun, green grass and lawn chairs as far as the eye can see.
dance band

The Susanville Dance Band

October 21st & 22nd. As October rolls around we will be featuring the Susanville Dance Band under the direction of bandleader Matt Mullin.  Instrumental as well as vocal classics will be performed that will tempt you to bring your dancing shoes and kick up your heels on the dance floor. As always this concert will be held at our beautifully renovated Veteran’s Memorial Hall.

Christmas in Susanville

December 16th & 17th. There is no better way to get into the Holiday Spirit the week before Christmas. The Susanville Choral Society will be joining the Susanville Symphony for this concert with a variety of selections from the Chorus to Home Alone, We Three Kings, The Little Drummer Boy and the Hallelujah Chorus. The Symphony will also perform many of your favorite holiday classics like The Christmas Song, Frozen and Leroy Anderson's Sleigh Ride.




Piano Fantasia

March 17th & 19th. A very special evening of music as the Susanville Symphony will be joined by Steinway artist and world famous pianist Mark Leonard Anderson. Mr. Anderson will be performing The Emperor Piano Concerto by Ludwig van Beethoven. We will also delve into two Eastern European Romantic Composers for the opposite half of this concert including a river based symphonic tone poem “The Moldau” from Czech composer Bedrich Smetana and a Russian classic: Polovtsian Dances from the opera “Prince Igor” by Alexander Borodin.
pop concert

The Susanville Pops Concert

May 19th & 21st. The Susanville Symphony will put its elegant touch on some of the greatest Popular music of all time. The music of Grammy winning artists like Adelle, Bruno Mars and selections such as Bittersweet Symphony, A Thousand Years, Learn to Fly may have you dancing in the aisles. A few guest soloists will surprise you and the beautiful orchestration and classical spin on today's music will astound you. As we always say, there is something for everyone in this concert.

The Susanville Symphony is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation and is funded solely through prepaid memberships, ticket sales, program ads and donations.  We are the umbrella organization for the Susanville Music Academy, the Susanville Symphony Youth Orchestra and the Susanville Choral Society.  We invite you to join our journey to insure the future of performance music in Northern California.