The Gaillard Center, Charleston, SCKen Lam, Conductor
Welcome to our 2017-2018 season offering our community incredible concerts from September through April. We invite you to become a subscriber now to ensure you have your favorite seats to experience the music. Click here to view our 2017/2018 season.
Our Masterworks series will include eight performances at the Gaillard Center in which we present an extraordinary roster of the world’s greatest orchestral music conducted by Music Director, Ken Lam. This season we will host five renowned guest artists to enhance the orchestra’s concerts.
Principal Pops Conductor Yuriy Bekker has programmed a delightful Pops series with a tribute to John Williams’ greatest film music, our annual crowd-pleasing Holiday Pops, “Gershwin and Bernstein Take New York”, and an all-Italian concert of old and new music with the CSO Chorus.
Our Chamber Music series will return this season to the beautiful Dock Street Theatre. We will present three chamber concerts of music by Schubert, Britten, Elgar, Walton, Dvořák and Brahms. Other special events include our annual Holy City Messiah performances with the CSO Chorus, the Canadian Brass returning after their sold-out performance with the CSO Brass in December, and a special “Tonight, Tonight” gala in January sponsored by the Charleston Symphony Orchestra League, Inc.
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