Music in the Round at Bronson
KSO In Your Community

We love our community!  You can find your KSO at events throughought the year. Join us this fall at events such as Art Hop and First Saturdays at KPL. You can also hear our talented musicans perform at First Presbyterian Church, Sarkozy's Bakery, Bronson Hospital and more!  Check out our community events page for dates and locations and come join us!


Maestro Raymond Harvey Conducting
2015-16 Season Opener

It's here!  Join us in Miller Auditorium on Friday, September 18th at 8pm as we open our 95th season with Brahms & Tchaikovsky.  International rising star, Lana Trotovšek, will make her U.S. symphony orchestra debut with the famous Brahms Violin Concerto!  Maestro Harvey's Prelude will begin at 7pm and the student showcase at 7:30.


KSO Outreach
KSO Outreach

Did you know? Your KSO has four traveling ensembles that provide outreach to over 60 schools, reaching over 10,000 students annually. Our String Quartet, Brass Quintet, Woodwind Quintet, and Percussion Ensemble bring their music into the schools directly! Students are able to get a close up look at instruments, learn about the history of the instruments, composers, different genres of music, and ask questions.


  • Community Events
    Community Events

    Our KSO musicians will be appearing at several events in the community. Check out the lineup of Community Events we have planned this year throughout Kalamazoo.

  • Get to know your Orchestra
    Get to know your Orchestra

    The musicians are the heart of our symphony! Get to know your talented orchestra members, as well as our conductors.

  • Marvelous Music!
    Marvelous Music!

    Preschool children are learning and developing through KSO's Marvelous Music! program. Learn more about this and our other community partnership educational programs here.

Welcome to the KSO!

New look. New website. New programming.
There’s something for everyone at the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra. We’re excited to share the new look and feel of the KSO. We hope you will explore our site and learn more about our history, education programs, concert series, our KSO Music Director, and, of course, our talented musicians. We look forward to seeing you in the concert hall!
We’re committed to making symphonic music a part of everyday life in our community and engaging people in compelling musical experiences.