Concerts and Events for 2017-2018

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Beat Beethoven's 5th 5K Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, August 26 at 9:00am
COCC Bend campus track (behind the Coats Campus Center)

The third annual Beat Beethoven’s 5th 5K Run/Walk will be Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 9:00am starting at the COCC campus track, Bend, Oregon. The 1 Mile run/walk race will start a few minutes after the 5k has begun. Free Kids' Race begins about 9:45am.
Besides having fun and supporting the Central Oregon Symphony, the goal of the race is to finish before Beethoven’s famous 5th Symphony finishes – approximately 33 minutes.

Register Online here.


Music In Public Places Library Series

Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 2:00pm
Prineville Library: 2 French horns and String Quartet
Redmond Library: Dove String Quartet
La Pine Library: Bend Cello Collective

Symphony Spotlight Recital Series

Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 7:00pm
Wille Hall, Bend: Brass Ensemble


Special Event: "Starlight Serenade"

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - Evening
Sunriver Nature Center and Oregon Observatory

Tickets on sale starting Friday, August 25th, 2017 from 8am until they sell out. Click here for more information.


Fall 2017 Concert Series
Guest Artist
: Joseph Rackers, piano

Saturday, October 14 at 7:30pm
Sunday, October 15 at 2:00pm
Monday, October 16 at 7:30pm

Mozart Overture to The Magic Flute
Beethoven Concerto for Piano No. 4
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"

The Central Oregon Symphony performs our 2017 Fall Concert Series.

Concerts are held in the Bend High School Auditorium.

Tickets will be mailed two weeks before the concert to donating members of COSA. For more information about tickets and/or becoming a member, please contact info @ cosymphony.com.


Music In Public Places Library Series

Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 2:00pm
Prineville Library: Bend Cello Collective
Redmond Library: Brass Ensemble
La Pine Library: Dove String Quartet

Symphony Spotlight Recital Series

Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 2:00pm
Wille Hall, Bend: 2 French Horns & String Quartet


Chamber Concert Series: "Central Oregon Chamber Orchestra"

Sunday, November 19, 2017
2:00pm Bend High School Auditorium

Central Oregon Chamber Orchestra presents an exciting evening of music for donating members of COSA. This is the first 'donor' concert of our season. Performance is at Bend High School Auditorium.


Music In Public Places Library Series

Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 2:00pm
Prineville Library: Dove String Quartet
Redmond Library: 2 French Horns & String Quartet
Sisters Library: Brass Ensemble

Symphony Spotlight Recital Series

Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 2:00pm
Wille Hall, Bend: Bend Cello Collective


Virginia Riggs Children's Concert:

Thursday, February 22 at 7:00pm Bend High School Auditorium

Winter 2017 Concert Series
Guest Artist: Young Artist Competition Winners

Saturday, February 24 at 7:30pm
Sunday, February 25 at 2:00pm
Monday, February 26 at 7:30pm

von Suppé Poet and Peasant Overture
Halvorsen Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1
Mascagni Prelude, Siciliana, & Intermezzo from "Cavaleria Rusticana"
Puccini Intermezzo to Act III from "Manon Lescaut"


Music In Public Places Library Series

Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 2:00pm
Prineville Library: Brass Ensemble
Redmond Library: Bend Cello Collective
Sisters Library: 2 French Horns & String Quartet

Symphony Spotlight Recital Series

Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 2:00pm
Wille Hall, Bend: Dove String Quartet


Special Event: "Everything Oregon"

Sunday, March 18
Time TBD
Unitarian Universalist Church


Chamber Music Series:

Sunday, April 15
2:00pm Bend High School Auditorium

Our second Chamber Music Concert for Donors features piano-clarinet ensemble, Duo Pegasus.
Scott Wright, clarinetist and Linda Halloin, pianist. Their extensive repertoire includes standard and newly-composed classical compositions as well as jazz and popular works have delighted audiences around the world.


Spring 2018 Concert Series
Guest Artist: Allen Vizzutti, trumpet

Saturday, May 19 at 7:30pm
Sunday, May 20 at 2:00pm
Monday, May 21 at 7:30pm

Vizzutti Snow Scenes
Telemann Concerto for Trumpet in D
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5


Symphony Spotlight Recital Series

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 2:00pm
Wille Hall, Bend: Percussion Ensemble