Welcome to the Aerospace Pavilion! The ISO's musicians are excited to welcome you to the beautiful outdoor Aerospace Pavilion on the Sun n' Fun campus! This beautiful venue will serve as a bandshell complete with stage, roof and concrete floors. Directly east of the concert venue, the newest project for the Sun n' Fun campus is underway - thanks in large part to pandemic timing! Project Skylab will provide new classroom space and a new state-of-the-art simulator training lab among other critical components. The Aerospace Center for Excellence
Congratulations to this Season's Young Artists! Young instrumentalists and vocalists auditioned for the annual Young Artists Competition in the Fall of 2019. This year, the field was so tremendous, judges chose first and second place winners! These amazing young artists will perform with the Imperial Symphony on March 10, 2020 at Youkey Theatre in Lakeland. Find tickets for the March 10 concert Milica Samargia First Place Milica Samargia (soprano) is a junior voice performance major at Florida Southern College where she studies voice with Diane Willis
What a Wonderfully Spooky Symphony! The music was just a little spooky for the ISO's season opener on October 29 - and the audience was treated to a surprise guest conductor! Special thanks to the Verner Foundation and Southern Homes of Polk County for making Spooky Symphony possible!
Viennese School Tickets on Sale Today! The Lakeland Genesis Concert Series presents Late 18th century Vienna was home to great composers like Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Joseph Haydn and Ludwig van Beethoven. This performance will feature the ISO’s principal oboe, Jennifer Stahl, performing Mozart’s Concert for Oboe in C Major. Single Tickets on sale December 18, 2017 at The RP Funding Center: Gold $35 Silver $25 Bronze $15 Students free with ID or parent ticket Now through December 25, 2018, purchase single concert tickets for 50% off the
Limited Edition #OperaSocks to Support ISO Education Efforts From December 1-15, the Imperial Symphony Orchestra offers pre-orders of special limited edition socks designed just for the 2018 production of Gianni Schicchi! The socks are custom designed and custom printed, so once the pre-ordering campaign is completed on December 15, the team at bakdrop.com will begin production on the Gianni Schicchi socks. They'll be shipped directly to you in four to six weeks. After that, this design retires forever! Proceeds from the fundraiser will support the ISO's growing education
Holiday Spectacular Tickets on Sale Today! The Lakeland Genesis Concert Series presents This annual favorite brings holiday cheer to audiences with symphonic works, Christmas carols and songs of the winter season (even without a truly “white Christmas” in Lakeland, Florida)! Join in on the fun with the audience-favorite Christmas Carol Sing-Along. Sponsored in part by Radiology & Imaging Specialists. Single tickets go on sale October 16 at 9:30 a.m. at the RP Funding Center's Box Office. Now through October 23, purchase single concert tickets for 50% off the retail price!
The Americans Tickets on Sale Today! The Lakeland Genesis Concert Series presents The Americans. Enjoy the lively and familiar works from American composers like Leonard Bernstein and Duke Ellington at the all-American evening of symphonic music! Special guests from Florida Dance Theatre will perform with Aaron Copland’s iconic ballet, Appalachian Spring. Sponsored in part by GEICO. Single Tickets on Sale September 18: Gold $35 Silver $25 Bronze $15 Students FREE PURCHASE TICKETS Now through September 25, purchase single concert tickets for 50% off the retail price! Use code
Pines of Rome Tickets on Sale Today! Enjoy an evening of philharmonic favorites including Respighi’s exciting Pines of Rome and Soloist Byron Hogan returns to the stage for the beautiful Kol Nidrei for cello and orchestra. Single tickets go on sale February 10 at 9:30 a.m. at The Lakeland Center's Box Office. Now through February 17, purchase single concert tickets for 50% off the retail price! Use code EARLYBIRD online, by phone or in person at The Lakeland Center Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
The board of directors of the Imperial Symphony Orchestra presents the 2017-2018 season, complete with five series performances, two family concerts, Pops by the Lake and the favorite special event, A Night at the Opera! The season includes Broadway favorites, American classics, Viennese icons and even something called a "Mashup!" To learn more about the performances in the season, visit the 2017-2018 Season page. Subscription renewals are now open online and will will be available during the February 14 and April 11 symphony performances. Renewals & new subscribers
Romantic Symphony Tickets on Sale Today! Share a romantic evening with the ISO and special guest Kira Omelchenko from Florida Southern College conducting Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty Suite and the exciting Rachmaninoff Concerto #2 in C minor for piano presented by Robert Fleitz. Single tickets go on sale December 14 at 9:30 a.m. at The Lakeland Center's Box Office. Now through December 21, purchase single concert tickets for 50% off the retail price! Use code EARLYBIRD online, by phone or in person at The Lakeland Center Monday - Friday,