Bucks County Symphony

The Bucks County Symphony, celebrating its 61st season, is the premier community orchestra in Bucks County. A nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, its mission is to serve the community by providing residents the opportunity to experience great classical music and internationally known artists at local venues and at affordable ticket prices. The orchestra musicians range from talented high school students to experienced community members, who perform with energy and passion, under the skillful and dynamic leadership of Maestro Gary S. Fagin.

Each year, the Symphony presents a fall, winter, and spring concert with an acclaimed soloist; a Pops Concert featuring Broadway performers; and an annual Youth Concert featuring the winner of the Symphony’s annual Youth Concerto Competition, and the Symphony musicians and Central Bucks student musicians.  

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Bucks County Symphony

The Bucks County Symphony, celebrating its 61st season, is the premier community orchestra in Bucks County. A nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, its mission is to serve the community by providing residents the opportunity to experience great classical music and internationally known artists at local venues and at affordable ticket prices. The orchestra musicians range from talented high school students to experienced community members, who perform with energy and passion, under the skillful and dynamic leadership of Maestro Gary S. Fagin.

Each year, the Symphony presents a fall, winter, and spring concert with an acclaimed soloist; a Pops Concert featuring Broadway performers; and an annual Youth Concert featuring the winner of the Symphony’s annual Youth Concerto Competition, and the Symphony musicians and Central Bucks student musicians.  

This year’s Winter Concert will be held on Sunday, February 23rd at 3:00pm at Central Bucks High School South. The orchestra will perform an all Russian program featuring prize-winning Russian pianist, Alexandre Moutouzkine performing Serge Prokofiev’s powerful Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major.

On Sunday, March 23rd at Del Val College, the Pops Concert, “From Berlin to  Broadway” will feature the words and music of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya, starring the beautiful and talented Nancy Hume, and Broadway actor Martin Moran, presenting the unique world and entrancing music of Kurt Weill.

The Symphony’s Spring Concert on Sunday, April 27th at 3:00pm at Central Bucks High School South, will highlight the extraordinary violinist, Nancy Bean, former Philadelphia Orchestra Assistant Concertmaster, playing the Camille Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor.

Tickets are $18 per person ($20 at the door); $15 for seniors. Students are admitted free of charge. Tickets for the Pops Concert are $60.

For information or to order tickets, visit the website at www.buckscountysymphony.org or call 215-348-7321.

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Correction

The Bucks County Symphony has informed us that there will NOT be a slide show accompanying their performance of Gustav Holst’s “The Planets” at their Spring Concert on Sunday, April 28th at 3:00pm at Central Bucks High School South.

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