25 Years of Omaha's Favorite Tradition: a Q and A with Ernest Richardson

Maestro Ernest Richardson has been leading the Physicians Mutual Omaha Symphony Christmas Celebration for 25 years—we asked him for his reflections on this special show.

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Composers You Should Know: Andy Akiho

February 23, 2023

Visionary interdisciplinary composer talks to us about his musical background, his influences, and the upcoming world premiere of his new work honoring Ree and Jun Kaneko. The Pulitzer- and Grammy-nominated Akiho is challenging himself to learn and grow at every opportunity.

The 56th Annual Omaha Symphony Debutante Ball

February 7, 2023

The Omaha Symphony's 56th Annual Debutante Ball was a smashing success earning over $310,000 for the orchestra's education and community engagement programs.

Welcome New Orchestra Members

January 31, 2023

We're excited to introduce you to some amazing new musicians who have recently joined our roster! Some of them have played with us before and some are brand new so make sure you keep your eyes out for them at our next performance.

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A Letter from Maestro Bahl

May 20, 2021

A new season has been announced and we're excited for you to come along with us as live music returns in its fullest expression—Music Director Designate Ankush Kumar Bahl walks us through what he's most looking forward to as he assumes artistic leadership of your Omaha Symphony in our latest post on the blog, Symphony Stories.

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What's in a Guild?

April 22, 2021

For Do Good Week's Volunthursday, we're highlighting the important work of the Omaha Symphony Guild and the Council Bluffs Guild of the Omaha Symphony.

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Do Good Week: Mission Monday with Brett Hodge

April 19, 2021

Omaha Symphony Principal Horn Brett Hodge talks about what mission means to him.

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Backstage: Holly Piccoli

April 1, 2021

Get to know the musicians of the Omaha Symphony from backstage.

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The Ones to Watch

March 8, 2021

A Round-Up of Artists Breaking Barriers in Classical Music.

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Creative Costuming in Mission Imagination

March 2, 2021

Omaha Symphony Director of Education Liz Kendall Weisser gives us an update on how the Mission Imagination program has gone digital!

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Backstage: Garrett Law

February 25, 2021

Get to know the musicians of the Omaha Symphony from backstage.

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Backstage: Sandy Rock

February 11, 2021

Get to know the musicians of the Omaha Symphony from backstage.

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