“Ms. Chang was a wonder. Her full, beautiful tone, unimpeachable intonation and restrained sincerity worked perfectly against the music around her. One heard everything, and everything was worth hearing.”
–The New York Times

See her perform with your KSO May 15th at Chenery Auditorium!



We are pleased to announce our 2015-16 Season! We invite you to come and experience your KSO in new and exciting ways this season. Your KSO has something for everyone and every age!

We encourage questions and are happy to help you find a subscription package that fits you perfectly.  Please call us for assistance!


KSO Youth Concerts
KSO Youth Concerts

Did you know? Your KSO performs school-day concerts, attended annually by more than 13,000 students from 90 schools, to explore masterworks of music in thematic concerts. Students learn about the music in advance using CD's and curriculum materials designed by area music teachers. Visit our Facebook page for photos and posts from this years Youth Concerts, March 9-13!


  • 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.