Upcoming Concerts

The Centre Symphony Orchestra (CSO), founded in 1960 and celebrating over 50 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 in St. Peter’s Church.

Concert, Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Photograph of Johannes BrahmsPlease join us on Thursday, December 6th at 8:00 p.m. at Saint Peter’s Church in the opening concert of our 58th concert season.

Associate Conductor, Scott Jackson Wiley, soloists Robin Zeh (violin) and Barbara Allen (harp) start off our season with great violin solos from the ballets of Tchaikovsky, including excerpts from Swan Lake and Sleeping Beauty.

After the intermission maestro Wiley leads the orchestra in the soul-stirring Brahms Symphony #4.

Concert, Thursday March 7th, 2019

Anton BrucknerMusic Director José Alejandro Guzmán will lead the CSO on Thursday, March 7th at 8:00 p.m. at Saint Peter’s Church for our second concert of the season.

We will open the evening's program with the delightful Mozart piano concerto #17 in F major, with pianist Peiwen Chen returning as our soloist.

Following the interval, the concert will conclude with Bruckner Symphony #4 (Romantic).

Concert, Thursday, May 9th, 2019

Oil Painting of Franz Schubert by Wilhelm August Rieder 1875Please join us Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. for an evening of great music as we conclude the performance season at Saint Peter’s Church, led by music director, José Alejandro Guzmán.

We open the concert with Franz Schubert's Rosamunde Overture, followed by La mort de Cléopâtre by Hector Berlioz featuring our guest soloist Alison Bolshoi.

After the pause, we will conclude with Dvorak Symphony #9, “From the New World.”