Because the ISO has received several calls from potential YAC applicants who were affected by Hurricane Florence, the deadline to apply for the 2018/2019 Young Artists Competition has been extended through September 30. The Imperial Symphony Orchestra invites young artists (ages 16 - 21) to submit applications to audition for the Young Artists Competition. A select number of applicants will be invited to audition before a panel of judges on October 27 at Florida Southern College. The Competition winner will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship and will
Enjoy a fun-filled musical afternoon at the Imperial Symphony Orchestra’s annual Cookie Concert presented by Publix Super Markets Charities on April 8 at 3 p.m. at Branscomb Auditorium (111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr). Kids ages 2 – 12 will enjoy kid-friendly activities, including a touch-and-try instrument petting zoo provided by Carlton Music Centers and a soundwave demonstration with ISO bassoonist and science teacher John Iskra. Pre-concert activities begin at 2 p.m. Music begins at 3:00 p.m. Cookies and juice are served immediately following the performance. Allergen-free cookies will be
LDDA & ISO Present Music Munndays in Munn Park “Music Munndays” is coming to Munn Park in Downtown Lakeland as a result of a partnership between the Lakeland Downtown Development Authority and Imperial Symphony Orchestra. Live performances will take place each Monday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. during the series. ISO booked the musicians, but don’t expect to hear only symphonic music, says Amy Wiggins, ISO’s executive director. The genre-bending, pop/folk Brian Sutherland Duo opens the series. Other weeks will feature jazz, blues and rock music.