VIEW OUR UPCOMING CONCERTS

OPENING NIGHT WITH ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL

 

September 23, 2023 | 7:30pm

 

ETSO opens the 2023/2024 season with a high-energy concert featuring Lone Star State favorites Asleep at the Wheel. The Grammy®-winning artists will bring their celebrated style of American Western Swing to the Cowan Center stage for a performance with Richard Lee and the full East Texas Symphony Orchestra.

AMERICAN CELEBRATION

 

NOVEMBER 4, 2023 | 7:30pm

 

ETSO celebrates 20th century American classical music in a program that includes the orchestra’s first performance of Florence Price’s Symphony No. 1. Principal Clarinetist Sharon Knox Deuby will be featured in Michael Torke’s East.

MINSOO SOHN PLAYS SCHUMANN

 

JANUARY 27, 2024 | 7:30pm

 

Described by the Boston Globe as “born to play the piano,” Minsoo Sohn brings his acclaimed artistry to Tyler for the first ETSO performance of a repertoire favorite: Robert Schumann’s Piano Concerto.

Dance!

FEATURING THE TJC ACADEMY OF DANCE

 

FEBRUARY 24, 2024 | 7:30 pm

 

Richard Lee and the ETSO are excited to partner again with the Tyler Junior College Academy of Dance for a program featuring original choreography to two ballet favorites: Aaron Copland’s Four Dance Episodes from “Rodeo”, including the iconic Hoedown, and Igor Stravinsky’s modern masterpiece The Rite of Spring.

Dance!

Dance!

FEATURING THE TJC ACADEMY OF DANCE

 

FEBRUARY 24, 2024 | 7:30 pm

 

Richard Lee and the ETSO are excited to partner again with the Tyler Junior College Academy of Dance for a program featuring original choreography to two ballet favorites: Aaron Copland’s Four Dance Episodes from “Rodeo”, including the iconic Hoedown, and Igor Stravinsky’s modern masterpiece The Rite of Spring.

VIEW OUR UPCOMING EVENTS

3RD ANNUAL SYMPHONY IN THE PARK

 

LABOR DAY WEEKEND

 SEPTEMBER 2, 2023 | 6:30pm | BERGFELD PARK

 

Free to the community – Music for everyone including light classics, popular, and patriotic music for all ages to enjoy!

Sponsored in part by Byers Family Foundation

TOTAL ECLIPSE

 

APRIL 6, 2024 | MATINEE AND EVENING PERFORMANCES

ROGERS PALMER PERFORMING ARTS CENTER AT TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE

 

In partnership with Tyler Junior College, ETSO will present a once in a lifetime event celebrating a total eclipse of the sun.

 

The Eclipse Concert will feature East Texas Symphony Orchestra playing celestial favorites with beautiful visuals provided by TJC’s Earth & Space Science Center.

 

The eclipse will take place on April 8, 2024 with Tyler, Texas in the eclipse zone for optimal viewing.