Mission: To perform a broad range of orchestral music, including appropriate genres of american traditional and popular music, to engage, educate and enrich our audiences of all ages.
Programs: Last year, charlotte symphony orchestra executed over 80 symphonic orchestral performances providing world class musical experiences for 127,000 attendees. The organization provides the highest level performances of historically important music and contemporary works to the greater charlotte area reaching a broad population by performing around the community in areas as diverse as schools, hospitals, parks, stadiums and concert halls. Cso attracts world class talent to the charlotte area to provide the community an opportunity to experience music that enriches, educates and entertains.
education concerts, teaching programs and after-school music education programs bringing music to hundreds of local students.
two youth orchestras providing orchestral training and performance opportunities to 185 student musicians. Each orchestra rehearses weekly. Monthly coaching sessions are provided by members of the charlotte symphony. 5 concerts are presented annually including a side-by-side concert with the charlotte symphony.