Friends of the ASO Fundraiser Dinner & Silent Auction
May
7
5:30 pm17:30

Friends of the ASO Fundraiser Dinner & Silent Auction

  • Austin Country Club

Join us for an evening of good company, good food, and good fun at the Austin Country Club following our season finale, Homecoming. Bid on items at the silent auction, reminisce with fans and members of the ASO about the season, and enjoy a meal surrounded by your fellow music lovers. Cheers to an amazing season, and to many more!

 

Please note that tickets are also available by phone. Contact Sonia Larson at 507-433-8719.

Photo credit: Klardrommar

Photo credit: Klardrommar

Homecoming
May
7
2:00 pm14:00

Homecoming

  • Knowlton Auditorium, Austin High School

There's no place like home. Join us for the season's culmination, Homecoming, and a very special orchestral reunion as we welcome back to the stage Austin's favorite pianist duo, Roberto Plano and Paola del Negro, as well as ASO alumni.

Program

  • Amundson: Sola Gratia

  • Bruch: Concerto for 2 Pianos

  • Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 (From the New World)

Tickets are available on our site as well as the Coffee House on Main Street and Hy-Vee.

 

Photo from robertoplano.com

Remembrance
Feb
26
2:00 pm14:00

Remembrance

  • St. Olaf Lutheran Church

Join us at the beautiful St. Olaf Lutheran Church for an afternoon of requiem and remembrance. Featuring Richard Roberts on the violin.

Program

  • Sylvester: An American Hero
  • Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto (Richard Roberts, Violin)
  • Faure: Requiem

 

Photo credit - Klardrommar

Christmas Past, Present, & Future
Dec
11
2:00 pm14:00

Christmas Past, Present, & Future

  • Austin High School, Knowlton Auditorium

Welcome the MacPhail Children's Chorus as well as Mark Woeste, tuba, to the stage! Help us celebrate the Christmas season with some old favorites as well as a few inspiring and anthemic pieces. It's good to be here for the holidays.

Program

  • Prokofiev: Troika
  • Trans Siberian Orchestra's Christmas
    • Christmas Eve in Sarajevo
    • Mad Russian’s Christmas
    • Wizards of Winter
  • Amundson: Angel’s Dance
  • Kallman: Meditation
  • Woeste: Frosty the Snowman
Heroes
Oct
30
2:00 pm14:00

Heroes

  • Knowlton Auditorium, Austin High School

In honor of heroes historical and fictional, past, present, and future. No matter your favorite superhero (or regular ol' hero!) , we invite you to join us for an afternoon of movie favorites and musical classics!

Program

  • Beethoven: Fidelio Overture
  • Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
  • Falla: Ritual Fire Dance from El amor brujo
  • Kabalevsky: Colas Breugnon
  • Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain
  • Tan Dun: The Eternal Vow from Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • Williams: Superman March
  • Elfman: Batman