• Concerts & Events

    Sep
    23
    Sat
    7:30 pm Reflections @ Cascade Theatre
    Reflections @ Cascade Theatre
    Sep 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    Reflections @ Cascade Theatre | Redding | California | United States
    Opening night will thrill you with the sounds of the Second Symphony of Sibelius—a symphonic masterwork of bracing sweep credited with launching the composer’s international career. Pianist Sara Davis Buechner will give us a tour of Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini that “…Rachmaninoff himself would have relished...” (Milwaukee Journal)
    Sep
    24
    Sun
    2:00 pm Reflections @ Laxson Auditorium
    Reflections @ Laxson Auditorium
    Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Reflections @ Laxson Auditorium | Chico | California | United States
    Opening night will thrill you with the sounds of the Second Symphony of Sibelius—a symphonic masterwork of bracing sweep credited with launching the composer’s international career. Pianist Sara Davis Buechner will give us a tour of Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini that “…Rachmaninoff himself would have relished...” (Milwaukee Journal)
    Nov
    11
    Sat
    7:30 pm Infectious Rhythms @ Laxson Auditorium
    Infectious Rhythms @ Laxson Auditorium
    Nov 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    Infectious Rhythms @ Laxson Auditorium | Chico | California | United States
    This concert is a rhythmic frenzy that starts with images of a Roman carnival and then features violinist Chloé Trevor on a new concerto by Redding’s own Dan Pinkston. Chloé then goes on to dazzle us with Ravel’s showpiece, Tzigane, which takes us on many turns, from sinuous to virtuosic agitation. The suite from Igor Stravinsky’s first ballet, Firebird, closes Continue Reading
    Nov
    12
    Sun
    2:00 pm Infectious Rhythms @ Cascade Theatre
    Infectious Rhythms @ Cascade Theatre
    Nov 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Infectious Rhythms @ Cascade Theatre | Redding | California | United States
    This concert is a rhythmic frenzy that starts with images of a Roman carnival and then features violinist Chloé Trevor on a new concerto by Redding’s own Dan Pinkston. Chloé then goes on to dazzle us with Ravel’s showpiece, Tzigane, which takes us on many turns, from sinuous to virtuosic agitation. The suite from Igor Stravinsky’s first ballet, Firebird, closes Continue Reading

Celebrate live music in the North State! Join us for a concert with Maestro Scott Seaton

Welcome to our 2017-18 concert season! Maestro Scott Seaton begins his third season as music director of the North State Symphony with an exciting lineup of pops and masterworks concerts! You'll hear beloved classics, brand new works, and talented guest soloists. We're excited to share the magic of live performance with you and create community through music!
 "Without music life would be a mistake." —Friedrich Nietzsche

KEEP IN TOUCH WITH SCOTT

Our new music director, Scott Seaton, is a busy and widely experienced conductor. Check out his website for news and updates on his latest projects and guest appearances.  VISIT SCOTT'S WEBSITE

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