Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra

Join one of New York's finest community orchestras for great music at the Brooklyn Museum

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In this episode, we’ll talk to Assistant Conductor Felipe Tristan about rehearsing Tchaikovsky’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Overture. We’ll also get to know Andrew Copper, principal horn player.

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The Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce its 2016 – 17 season under the baton of Artistic Director Nicholas Armstrong. The orchestra will perform music by Rossini, Beethoven, Bartok, Rimsky-Korsakoff and many more, including a program of English, Italian and American music that the orchestra will take to Brazil in February 2017. The five major series concerts are offered at the Brooklyn Museum and several concerts of smaller ensembles are planned throughout the borough. The Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1973 as the Brooklyn Heights Orchestra, is now in its 43rd exciting season. The orchestra is a mix of talented amateur, semi-professional, and professional musicians, from all walks of life who play for the sheer joy of the experience.