Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale

Bringing Music to our Community for 60 Years!

The Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale is a nonprofit volunteer organization that brings quality orchestral and choral music to the community, provides performance opportunities for its members, and provides education and performance opportunities for young musicians in partnership with Manchester schools and other Connecticut schools and colleges.

Free online Master Classes

We are very excited to offer monthly Master Classes online this fall. The online classes will be held on Zoom and are FREE to you, our subscribers, family and friends. A special thanks to our chorale conductor, Dr. Carolina Flores for organizing the classes. Classes are scheduled for September, October, November and December.

NOVEMBER
Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, 8:00-9:00pm: Masterclass Series #2:
    “Strategies for Lifelong Singing: Speaking and Singing with One Voice”
    Dr. Brenda Smith
    Associate Professor of Music, University of Florida
    Author of So You Want to Sing for a Lifetime
See the full schedule and join the class via Zoom

MSOC Plays On!

The Manchester Symphony Orchestra is continuing our mission to bring music to the community and support students and young artists throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Find us at responsibly managed rehearsals, outdoor perfomances, and online!

See videos from the MSOC, MCC and Alturas Duo concert on Nov. 23, 2019

Conversation with Luca Antonucci

See our Hartt School of Music and Hartt Community Division alumni

See the photo gallery from the June 5, 2017 rehearsal with students from Manchester High School and other local schools

See the photo gallery from the December 15, 2016 Travelers Chorale concert

See the photo gallery from the November 4, 2016 concert