Let’s Play: A Winter Celebration

LET’S PLAY: A WINTER CELEBRATION Your RPO + The Strong National Museum of Play Team Up For a Day of Seasonal Music ~Saturday, Dec. 10 from 11 AM – 4 PM~ Rochester, NY – Your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) and The Strong National Museum of Play team up for the very first time to... read more

RPO Kicks Off Holiday Challenge

RPO KICKS OFF HOLIDAY CHALLENGE Anonymous donor will match donations up to $250,000 through December 31 Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) kicks off a $250,000 Holiday Challenge today to benefit its 2022-23 Annual Fund this week. All pledges or donations made through December 31, 2022, will be matched dollar-for-dollar up... read more

RPO to Receive $30K in NYSCA Grants

RPO TO RECEIVE $30K IN NYSCA GRANTS Providing critical support in recovering from COVID-19 pandemic  Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will receive $30,000 in state funding from New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) to provide critical support in recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic. Governor Kathy Hochul announced last week... read more

Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Celebrates 50 Years

Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Celebrates 50 Years Kicks off Golden Jubilee season with Golden Past on Nov. 20 Followed by Golden Memories, Golden Mentors & Golden Future Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra (RPYO), founded in 1970, celebrates its belated 50th anniversary this season, after the COVID pandemic prevented its commemoration in 2020-21 and again in... read more

Make Holiday Memories With Your RPO

MAKE HOLIDAY MEMORIES WITH YOUR RPO The Nutcracker, Handel’s Messiah & Gala Holiday Pops NEW: RPO & Strong Museum’s Winter Celebration   Rochester, NY – Your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) kicks off the holiday season with Rochester’s longest-running holiday tradition, The Nutcracker, in conjunction with Rochester City Ballet (RCB) for six performances: Wednesday, November 23 at 7 PM; Friday,... read more

RPO to Close Harriet Tubman Bicentennial Celebration

RPO TO CLOSE HARRIET TUBMAN BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION Free concert at Church of Love Faith Center on Oct. 29, 2-3 PM Rochester, NY –Your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will close out Monroe County and the City of Rochester’s Harriet Tubman Bicentennial Celebration (HTBC) with a special Closing HTBC Ceremony on Saturday, October 29, 2022 from 2 – 3... read more

RPO to Feature Young Artist Award Winner

RPO TO FEATURE YOUNG ARTIST AWARD WINNER Hilton High School Senior Luke Pisani will perform at two free Around-the-Town concerts      Rochester, NY –Your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will feature the Rochester Philharmonic League’s 2022 Young Artist Awards (YAA) winner, violinist Luke Pisani, at two free RPO Around-the-Town concerts this month: Wednesday, October 26 at 7:30 PM at Churchville-Chili High School... read more

November With Your RPO: Diverse & Dynamic

NOVEMBER WITH YOUR RPO: DIVERSE & DYNAMIC From Wynton Marsalis’ Violin Concerto & Troupe Vertigo To Brahms Requiem + World Premiere & The Nutcracker Rochester, NY –Your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) presents a diverse and dynamic month of music this November, beginning with Wynton Marsalis & Sibelius on Thursday, November 3 at 7:30 PM and Saturday,... read more

Your RPO Welcomes Seven New Musicians

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Your RPO Welcomes Seven New Musicians Including Three New Section Principals [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Rochester, NY – Your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) is sounding better than ever this season with the addition of seven new musicians and one promotion, including three new principals (section leaders). "Welcoming these extraordinary musicians into our... read more

Your RPO This October: Thrills, Chills & Romance

YOUR RPO THIS OCTOBER: THRILLS, CHILLS & ROMANCE Harry Potter, Romantic Chopin, Orchestral Showpieces! PLUS: Halloween Tricks & Treats + Free Around-the-Town concerts Rochester, NY –Your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) kicks off a spectacular October with Romantic Chopin in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre on Thursday, October 6 at 7:30 PM and Saturday, October 8 at 8 PM. Taiwanese-American Music Director of... read more