RPO Postpones January Concerts

Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) announces that it is postponing all of its concerts scheduled to be performed between January 13 and January 29, 2022. This three-week pause in performances is in response to the University of Rochester’s decision to cancel or postpone all concerts, master classes,... read more


Andreas Conducts Beethoven, Danzmayr Returns with JIJI, Jurassic Park in Concert, & Pirates! The Quest for Blackbeard’s Treasure Rochester, NY – Scientific studies have shown that music can lift our moods, combat depression, improve blood flow, lower levels of stress-related hormones, and even improve outcomes for patients after surgery. Your... read more

“The Nutcracker” Returns to Kodak Hall

Rochester’s longest-running holiday tradition is live and in-person again The RPO and Rochester City Ballet team up for six performances Nov. 24-28 Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) presents Rochester’s longest-running holiday tradition, The Nutcracker, live and in-person in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre for six performances: Wednesday, November 24 at 7 pm; Friday, November 26 at... read more

Make Holiday Memories with Your RPO

Hansel & Gretel; The Nutcracker; Muppet Christmas Carol; Bach, Martin + Mozart; & Gala Holiday Pops Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) kicks off the 2021 Holiday Season with Engelbert Humperdinck’s retelling of the famous Grimm Brothers’ Hansel & Gretel on Thursday, November 18 at 7:30 pm and... read more

New World Symphony + Back to Broadway

FREE RPO Around the Town concerts just added Oct. 28 & 29 Plus: RPYO opens 2021-22 season on Nov. 14 @ Hochstein Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will kick off November with New World Symphony on Thursday, November 4 at 7:30 PM and Saturday, November 6 at... read more

Your RPO This October: From Saint-Saëns to Soul to Psycho

Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) continues to display its commitment to diverse programming this month, with five concerts that appeal to a wide range of music lovers. On Thursday, October 7 at 7:30 pm and Saturday, October 9 at 8 pm in Kodak Hall, guest conductor Christoph... read more

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Announces Two Newly Endowed Chairs

Gifts will add nearly $2.3 Million to RPO’s endowment over four years. August 31, 2021. Rochester, N.Y. The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra today announced the creation of two new endowed chairs. The Fred M. and Lurita Wechsler chair, and The Lisk Morris Foundation, Inc. chair are both funded in perpetuity.  The... read more