Spring - MARCH 6, 2016
ROMANTIC MASTERS

BRAHMS - Piano Concerto, No. 2
Naomi Kudo, soloist

WAGNER - Excerpts from Parsifal
Nancy Pifer, soprano, Tom Mc Nichols, tenor, Kurt Link, bass


Fund Drive!

We need your help!  Ticket sales cover less than half the cost of your Symphony's performances.  To keep our ticket prices low and to allow students through college free admission, we need your help!

Make your tax-deductible donation on our website via PalPal or mail your check to S/OP&RF
P.O. Box 3564, Oak Park, IL 60303-3564

We are counting on you to help secure the future of your Symphony!

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Valentine's Party!

With the Symphony of Oak Park and River

When: Saturday, February13, 7:00 -11:30 pm

Where: Skrine Chops, (2nd floor via stairs)
7320 Madison Street, Forest Park, IL

Cost: $40 admission (2/$75) includes dinner & dancing to your favorite tunes with DJ Rick, The Music Man! 

Cash Bar

Split the Pot Raffle, Silent Auction, White Elephant Table, Select Local Artisans Wares & more!

Call Carole at 708-261-7178 for more details and if you would like to donate anything anything for our raffle.

RSVP: Send your check payable to The Symphony of O&RF to Beth Hoover, 235 Macintosh Avenue, Woodstock, IL 60098


We return to Symphony Center!

Monday, April 25, 2016, 7:30 PM
MAHLER Symphony No. 2 'RESURRECTION'

Jay Friedman, Conductor
Maurice Boyer, Assistant Conductor

Deborah Williams, soprano
Deborah Guscott, contralto

Choirs of Chicago State,
Deborah Williams, director
City Voices, William Chin, director
Kapelle Choir of Concordia University, Charles P. Brown, director
Tower Chorale, Patrick Godon, director
Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest Chorus, William Chin, director

This concert is not part of our Dominican Sunday Series, but our subscribers and students will receive a 20% discount! Tickets available March 1 from your favorite S/OP&RF Orchestra Member or Choir Member or from the CSO Box Office!


The mission of the SYMPHONY of Oak Park & River Forest is three-fold:

  • To provide the opportunity for orchestral and vocal musicians to perform symphonic works together at the highest possible level of artistry;
  • To provide the opportunity for all of the members of our diverse local community to experience symphonic music in live performances of high quality; and
  • To foster the appreciation, understanding, and enjoyment of symphonic music by present and future generations.

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All performances are held at the Dominican University Performing Arts Center. Lund Auditorium is located at 7900 West Division Street in River Forest. Each concert begins at 4:00 pm, with pre-concert conversations with David Leehey at 3:00 pm and seating at 3:30. Tickets can be purchased from Dominican University online, by calling 708-488-5000, or at the door.