An Important Note for our Guests:
LSO leadership is reviewing the recent additional mandates from Governor Northam to determine how they relate to our December 19 concert. At this time, our Holiday Concert is still scheduled to take place as planned at the Academy Center of the Arts, with a live socially-distanced audience. If there are any changes, we will advise promptly.
All guests attending performances at the Academy Center of the Arts will be asked to adhere to the following health & safety policies documented in our Venue Reopening Health & Safety Guidelines.
Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra:
Happy Holidays with the LSO
Saturday, Dec 19, 7:30 p.m. ~ Academy Center of the Arts
Our popular Holiday Concert is back! This concert is always a “sold-out” performance, and we’re excited about some additions that are sure to make this a fun celebration of the season. We’ll be performing your favorite holiday music and will be joined by the popular Bells of the Blue Ridge handbell choir this year. There’s also a good chance that Lynchburg’s favorite Santa will be there, too!
This event has limited, socially-distanced seating available, so get your tickets soon! We’ll also be hosting a livestream broadcast for those who cannot attend in person.
Click below to order online, or call the Box Office at 434-846-8499.
Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra Strings: Inspired by Folk
Saturday, Oct 10, 7:30 p.m. ~ Academy Center of the Arts
The Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra returns to live performance with a diverse program emphasizing the folk origins of many classical works.
Featuring a group of 20 players from the LSO’s string section, this program will present folk-influenced music by Gustav Holst, Bela Bartok, and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky. This program will also feature the music of two groundbreaking Black composers, Harry Burleigh and Duke Ellington, and a tribute to LSO charter member Jean H. Raas, with the music of Gustav Mahler.
This event has limited, socially-distanced seating available, so get your tickets soon!
We’ll also be hosting a livestream broadcast for those who cannot attend in person.
Click below to order online, or call the Academy Box Office at 434-846-8499.
Know before you go! — Learn about the Health & Safety Guidelines for concerts taking place in the downtown Historic Academy Theatre.
LSO Live-Streamed Chamber Concert
Friday, May 8, at 7 p.m.
Enjoy our live-streamed performance from the stage of the Historic Academy of Music Theatre, recorded on May 8, 2020. This program, presented by some of LSO’s principal musicians, includes works by Mozart, Gershwin, and Massenet, along with a selection of “pops” favorites.
Watch the archived concert at the Academy Center of the Arts Facebook page.