MSO Across Mississippi

The MSO travels on a regular basis to many cities around the state. We offer full orchestra concerts with classical, pops or a combination of literature, as well as Chamber by Candlelight concerts (with a smaller chamber orchestra) and school visits by our String Quartet, Woodwind Quintet and Brass Quintet. To learn more about bringing the MSO to your community, contact us at 601.960.1565. Visit the Mississippi Arts Commission at for possible funding assistance.

2013-2014 Statewide Events

These concerts are not a part of the MSO subscription offerings. To find out more about these events, use the contact information provided. Click on the calendar on the right for locations.

Symphony at Sunset (Jackson)

Thursday, September 19, 2013, 7:00 PM

Contact: Fondren Renaissance Foundation, 601.981.9606
MSO performs the 13th annual Symphony at Sunset. Blankets, chairs, picnics welcome.

MSO dedicates new hall in Poplarville

Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 7:30 PM

MSO performs for the grand opening of the brand new Brownstone Center for the Arts at Pearl River Community College in Poplarville.

MSO partners with MMEA in an annual concert

Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 9:15 AM

Mississippi Music Educators Association brings students from all over the state for two concerts in Jackson at Thalia Mara Hall. Full orchestra and many guest artists. Concerts at 9:15am and 11:00am.

Chamber by Candlelight (Vicksburg)*

Friday, January 31, 2014, 7:00 PM

7:00 pm, MSO brings its famous MOZART BY CANDLELIGHT concert to Vicksburg - an evening of the master's music with the church bathed in candlelight!. Episcopal Church of the Holy Trinity, 900 South St., Vicksburg. Free and open to the public.  601.636.0542  

This event is made possible, in part, by a generous gift from Trustmark.

Ireland & America - a concert benefitting the McCoy House

Friday, March 07, 2014, 7:30 PM

Ireland & America - a concert benefitting the McCoy House MSO performs on a concert with the Brock McGuire Band in benefit for the McCoy House for Sober Living March 7 at 7:00 PM at Jackson Academy. Click here for tickets:!__buy-tickets

MSO presents Carnegie Hall Link Up in Canton

Friday, March 28, 2014, 9:30 AM

Canton Elementary School students work all season on a Carnegie Hall designed curriculum, followed by an MSO full orchestra concert for all the students.

Composer’s Forum

Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 5:30 PM

MSO performs, in an open forum, the new orchestral compositions of chosen college and university student composers in the metro area. Audience is welcome for this feedback format event.

Pops and Light Classics with Full Orchestra (Livingston, AL)

Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 PM

Contact: Sumter County Fine Arts Council, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

MSO in McComb (McComb)*

Saturday, May 10, 2014, 7:00 PM

Join MSO for a fabulous evening of pops music: Location: Edgewood Park , McComb , MS, 7:00 PM Contact: Pike County Arts Council, 601.684-5229 Tickets: Free Admission

Concert on the Square (Canton)*

Saturday, May 17, 2014, 7:00 PM

Fabulous program of pops music celebrating Armed Forces Day!  MSO performs at 7:00, with a band and dancing to follow.
Contact: Canton Visitor and Convention Bureau, 601.859.1307

MSO at Vicksburg National Military Park (Vicksburg, MS)*

Saturday, May 24, 2014, 7:00 PM

A free orchestra concert will be held on the grounds of the Vicksburg National Military Park. Shuttles will be provided to assist with parking and the public is invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy an evening pops concert with full orchestra, conducted by Crafton Beck. The concert is present as a collaboration between the Friends of Vicksburg National Military Park and Campaign & Four Seasons of the Arts. Funding for the concert comes, in part, from Trustmark Bank and the National Park Service’s Lower Mississippi Delta Initiative.

*These events are made possible, in part, by a generous gift from Trustmark.


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Upcoming Performances

Pops III: Pepsi Pops

Fri, May 09, 2014, 7:30 PM