The 2023-24 Performance Season
Main Stage Performances at the Missouri Theater (717 Edmond Street, St Joseph, MO 64501)
Performances: 7:00 to 8:00 pm (no intermission), public social time to follow at Felix Street Gourmet
09-30-2023 “Frank Oden's COWBOY JAMBOREE” – Season Opener
Frank Oden's cowboy poetry creates a lyrical narrative for music evocative of the American West. The story poems are interspersed between orchestral selections including John Williams' Cowboy's Overture, Aaron Copland's Four Dances from Rodeo and Rossini's William Tell Overture.
12-16-2023 “Holiday Cheer” with Guest Singers, The St Joseph Youth Chorale
Gather your family and friends, come downtown to the Missouri Theater and experience the sounds of the season with these talented local young vocalists!
03-16-2024 “Amadeus! Amadeus!” Guest Flutist Lory Lacy
Performing Mozart's gorgeous Concerto in D major for flute and orchestra and Mozart's Symphony No. 41 "The Jupiter," which was the composer's final symphonic work.
04-20-2024 Featuring The MWSU Aria and Concerto Winners
We are pleased to collaborate with Missouri Western State University on this music education experience. Come and support these promising young musicians! The evening concludes with an exciting symphony composed by Tchaikovsky.
SYMPHONI MINIs 2023-2024
Symphoni Minis at Ashland United Methodist Church (2711 Ashland Ave, St Joseph, MO 64506)
Performances: 3:00 to 4:00 pm (no intermission)
General Admission Tickets: $30 / $15 students (K through full-time college).
11-12-2023 Symphoni Mini I - Lory Lacy Trio with Lory Lacy (flute), Rob Patterson (violin), Dana Woolard Hughlett (cello)
01-28-2024 Symphoni Mini II - Eman Chalshotori (cello) and Melody Smith (piano)
02-25-2024 Symphoni Mini III – Percussion Recital by Ken Eberhart, Bryan Busby and Roger Caliman
Costume Concert for the Entire Family
Saturday, October 14, 2023
Fulkerson Center at MWSU (4525 Downs Dr, St Joseph, MO 64507)
2:00 pm Show / approximately 45 minutes
Single Tickets: $10 / Two Tickets: $15 / 3 Tickets: $19 / 4 Tickets: $22 / 5+ Tickets: $25 (Limit 8 for $25)
Come in your Halloween finest for an afternoon of popular seasonal favorites! March in our Costume Parade and you may win one of three "Best of" certificates and a Hershey's Symphony Bar! Family-friendly costumes for all ages are encouraged!
Funeral March of Marionette (Gounod)
Ghostbusters (Ray A. Parker, Jr.)
1812 Overture (Tchaikovsky)
Night on Bald Mountain (Mussorgsky)
Batman Theme (Elfman)
Superman Theme (J. Williams)
Dance Macabre (Saint-Saens)