Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale

Bringing Music to our Community for 59 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.

Join us for our next concert:

Concert 2 – Chorale “Gloria!”
December 1st, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 60 Church Street, Manchester, CT
Vivaldi: Gloria
Guentner: Villancico infantil
Lewandowski: Hal’luyah
Mendelssohn: There Shall a Star Come Out of Jacob
Page: Creation Will be at Peace
Praetorius: Psallite
Rachmaninoff: Bogoroditse Dyevo
Saint-Saëns: Tollite hostias from Oratorio de Noel
Shackley: What a Wonderful Child
Snyder: Three Spanish Carols
Traditional: Dadme Albricia Hijos d’Eva
Warrell: A Merry Christmas

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

Conversation with Joseph Hodge: “I would soak it up like a sponge”