Upcoming Concerts

The Centre Symphony Orchestra (CSO) is closely monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and is re-evaluating the date of our May concert, to ensure the health of all attendees and give our musicians adequate time to prepare. Thank you for your patience as we determine next steps.

The Centre Symphony Orchestra (CSO), founded in 1960 and celebrating over 60 years of service to New Yorkers, is one of the City’s oldest and most esteemed community-based orchestras. The Centre Symphony Orchestra is open to music amateurs and music students, as well as semi-professional and professional players, who rehearse weekly on Tuesday nights from October through May, and prepare and present three concerts per year.

Concert, May 2020

Portrait of MozartWe are monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and determining a new time and location for the final performance of our 2019-2020 season. 

Led by music director, José Alejandro Guzmán, the concert will open with Mozart's Overture to the Magic Flute, followed by the same composer's Sinfonia Concertante in E-Flat Major, K. 364 with returning soloist Christine Kwak on violin, and Byung-Kook Kwak on viola.

After the pause, we will conclude with Symphony in E Major, "Irish", by Sir Arthur Sullivan (of Gilbert and Sullivan fame).