Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra
Did you know the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra (EPO) is a non-profit organization? It is also the largest arts institution in the Tri-State area. The high quality programs provided annually by the Orchestra continue to improve the quality of life throughout our Tri-State community. The music of the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra is a source of joy, solace, and inspiration to thousands of people.
Founded in 1934, the EPO is a professional orchestra comprised of approximately 80 musicians led by Music Director Alfred Savia. Many of the musicians have graduated from the finest music schools in the country, including Indiana University and the University of Evansville.
Each year the Orchestra treats audiences to a multi-concert season that features the works of classical and pops composers from Beethoven to The Beatles, plus several special event concerts. The Philharmonic performs concerts from September through May, including:
- 6-concert Classics Series
- 5-concert Pops Series
- 6 Educational Youth Concerts
- Handel’s Messiah by Candlelight
- Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker in collaboration with Evansville Ballet
The music of the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra is a source of joy, solace, and inspiration to thousands of people. The high quality programs provided annually by the Orchestra continue to improve the quality of life in the community.
CARMINA BURANA ::
Date: Saturday April 28, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM
CARL ORFF’S EMOTIONALLY CHARGED SCORE CARMINA BURANA IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR PIECES IN MUSIC HISTORY. IF YOU HAVE NEVER EXPERIENCED CARMINA LIVE IN CONCERT, PREPARE FOR A STUNNING PRODUCTION. PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS THE EVANSVILLE PHILHAMONIC CHORUS AND THE EVANSVILLE CHILDREN’S CHOIR. INCLUDED IN THIS CONCERT IS RICHARD STRAUSS’S TILL EULENSPIEGEL.