One Heart, Many Voices

Andrew Crust

Music Director

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2022-2023 Season

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Celebrate the Lima Symphony’s most eclectic season yet as we bring to the stage voices of new and old, classical and popular, reinvented and reimagined. Experience the power and creativity of classical music with masterpieces of Mozart, Salieri, and Debussy; film music of John Williams; popular music of Fleetwood Mac; and vibrant new voices of Gulda, Wijeratne, and more.

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folklore and fusion

October 22, 2022 // 7:30pm

Listen as the Lima Symphony tells captivating tales from the near to far East through musical fantasy. Opening this incredible season are the subtle and varied sounds of the Indian Tabla, drums that composer Dinuk Wijeratne describes as being able to speak – almost as if they have a tongue.

PAST AND PRESENT SOUNDS

November 18, 2022 // 7:30pm

Embark on a musical odyssey that embraces the past through a modern lens! Opening with Valerie Coleman’s 2021 “Fanfare for Uncommon Times”, this program presents new takes on old ideas.

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bells, brass & bows

December 10, 2022 // 7:30pm

Experience the many flavors of Christmas with the Lima Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. From Ellington’s bright and jazzy rendition of “The Nutcracker” to Britten’s regal “Men of Goodwill,” and more!

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never break the chain: the
music of Fleetwood Mac

December 31, 2022 // 7:30pm

The Lima Symphony welcomes Jeans n’ Classics back to our stage for “Never Break the Chain – The Music of Fleetwood Mac.” Hailed as one of the greatest pop groups of all time, Fleetwood Mac’s iconic music combines piercing lyrics, smooth harmonies, and a high-energy Rock and Roll feel that continues to resonate with fans from every generation.

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harp by candlelight

January 21, 2023 // 7:30pm

Delight in the serenity of harp and flute by the subdued hues of candlelight. Featuring soloists from the Lima Symphony, the bright and delicate tones of strings and winds sparkle through works by Debussy, Mozart, Pärt, and Tchaikovsky.

January 22, 2023 // 4:00pm

family concert:
wall to wall percussion

February 12, 2023 // 7:30pm

Buckets, drums, cymbals, sticks, and don’t forget the kitchen sink! We will need it all for this presentation of “Wall to Wall Percussion” created and performed by acclaimed Canadian percussionist Vern Griffiths.

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Mozart and salieri

March 18, 2023 // 7:30pm

Immortalized in both book and film, Mozart and Salieri come to life once again on the concert stage – not in competition but in complement. The first half of the program highlights the cosmopolitan and refined Salieri, a composer whose fame and recognition have often been overshadowed by Mozart’s vivacious and prodigious talent.

the music of John williams

April 15, 2023 // 7:30pm

Experience the magic of the movies through the scores of John Williams. Relive the most awe-inspiring film moments of the past 60 years through live performance as the Lima Symphony Orchestra presents music from beloved films including E.T., Harry Potter, Schindler’s List, Angela’s Ashes, Indiana Jones, Amistad, Star Wars, and more.

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