Sep 29, 2013
On 10/12, the Akron Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years at EJ Thomas with a collaboration that features three stars of UA's School of Music. The concert takes place almost 40 years to the day of its first performance when the hall opened in 1973.
Sep 04, 2013
Maestro Christopher Wilkins returns to lead the Akron Symphony Orchestra on Opening Night of its 2013-2014 season on Sunday, Sept. 15th. The Akron Symphony’s own Levi Hammer will take the spotlight as soloist on Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 25.
Apr 05, 2013
Over 100 musicians and 23 professional and student dancers from greater Akron will share the EJ Thomas...
Nov 11, 2012
SPIRITS, a new, independent short film made in Akron, will make its public debut at Highland Theater on November 30. Created by Akron couple Blue Green and Joanne Green, SPIRITS is about the “consumption of, loss of and protection of spirits."
Nov 06, 2012
The Akron Symphony Orchestra continues its Classics concert series with Gloria! at 8 pm on Saturday, November 10 at EJ Thomas Hall. It will be conducted by Maestro Christopher Wilkins and Akron Symphony Chorus Director, Maria Sensi Sellner.
Oct 03, 2012
The Akron Symphony continues the season with Rhapsody in Blue and other popular favorites by American classical music masters Bernstein, Barber & Gershwin. The concert will be led by Maestro Christopher Wilkins & feature a piano solo by Levi Hammer.
Jul 17, 2012
The Akron Symphony proudly announces its 2012-2013 season, featuring seven Classics Series concerts, three Pops Series concerts, the 20th anniversary of Gospel Meets Symphony, the Akron Symphony Chorus Spring Concert and Concerts for Kids.
Feb 13, 2012
The Akron Symphony celebrates the best of Beethoven and Brahms with Ode to Joy on Feb. 18 at The University of Akron’s EJ Thomas Hall. Led by Maestro Christopher Wilkins, the concert will showcase some of the greatest works by Beethoven and Brahms.
Feb 13, 2012
Gospel Meets Symphony returns to The University of Akron’s EJ Thomas Feb. 25. For one night, witness the power of the Gospel Meets Symphony Choir as it fuses with the Akron Symphony Orchestra to perform some of the world’s most inspiring music.
Jan 09, 2012
The Greater Akron Musical Association (GAMA), which operates the Akron Symphony Orchestra, Akron Youth Orchestras, Akron Symphony Chorus, and Gospel Meets Symphony Chorus, is relocating its administrative offices to Akron’s Northside District.