Loveland Orchestra Press Releases

March 27, 2020

Cheyenne Mountain High School Sophomore wins Loveland Orchestra Young Artist Competition

Music filled the air as 21 talented high school students competed for the $1000 scholarship in the recent Young Artist Competition held annually by The Loveland Orchestra. Violinist Camille Denman from Colorado Springs won, playing a dazzling rendition of Polonaise Brillante by Henryk Wieniawski.

She will be performing this piece with the orchestra at an upcoming TLO concert. The Loveland Orchestra congratulates Ms. Denman. We wish her the greatest success in her musical career.

The scholarship was generously sponsored by the CardioVascular Institute of North Colorado.

For information about season tickets, auditioning for the orchestra, advertising opportunities, or donations, email info@LovelandOrchestra.org.

February 27, 2020

Loveland Orchestra presents An All-Beethoven Program

 Ludwig van Beethoven is easily recognized as one of the greatest composers and pianists of all time. This year the musical world celebrates the 250th anniversary of his birth.

 On Friday, March 6, the Loveland Orchestra will present an All-Beethoven Concert at the Good Shepherd Church, 3429 N. Monroe Ave., Loveland, CO 80538. A pre-concert discussion of the music by Conductor Louie Silvestri at 7:00 precedes the concert. The performance begins at 7:30pm.

 The program includes Overture to Fidelio, Beethoven’s only opera, the melodic, enchanting Piano Concerto #5, also known as the Emperor Concerto, featuring concert pianist Julie King, and the majestic and beloved Symphony #5. In the words of conductor Louie Silvestri this will be “a magical evening of great music from YOUR Loveland Orchestra! Sit back and enjoy our tribute to one of history’s greatest composers!”

 The Loveland Orchestra consists of over 60 musicians, amateur and professional, from Loveland and the surrounding area. We hope you will come and enjoy this tribute to Ludwig van Beethoven.

 Tickets for the concert are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Children 12 and under are free. Tickets may be purchased at the box office prior to the performance or online at www.LovelandOrchestra.org.

 For information about auditioning for the orchestra, advertising opportunities, or donations, email info@LovelandOrchestra.org.

January 23, 2020

Loveland Orchestra Presents an Evening of Mozart

Nearly everyone on the planet recognizes the name Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Though the talented composer and musician lived only 35 years, he produced a remarkable, prodigious outpouring of musical masterworks.

On Friday, January 31, the Loveland Orchestra will present its annual Mozart Birthday Concert at the Good Shepherd Church, 3429 N. Monroe Ave., Loveland, CO 80538. A pre-concert discussion of the music by Conductor Louie Silvestri at 7:00 precedes the concert. The performance begins at 7:30pm.

The program features Serenata Notturna, K. 239, Sinfonia Concertante for flute, oboe, bassoon, and horn, K.297b (Levin), and the exciting Symphony No. 25, K. 183, which the audience will recognize from the 1984 film Amadeus.

The Loveland Orchestra consists of over 60 musicians, amateur and professional, from Loveland and the surrounding area. In the words of conductor Louie Silvestri “Mozart’s art and music are timeless!” We hope you will come and enjoy the celebration of one of the world’s greatest composers.

Tickets for the concert are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Children 12 and under are free. Tickets may be purchased at the box office prior to the performance or online at www.LovelandOrchestra.org.

For information about auditioning for the orchestra, advertising opportunities, or donations, email info@LovelandOrchestra.org.

November 25, 2019

Loveland Orchestra announces December double-header…Messiah sing-along, and a holiday concert

What do the Messiah, Nutcracker, and Hansel & Gretel have in common? In December, the Loveland Orchestra celebrates the holidays by performing music from all three.

On Friday, December 6, the orchestra will present a Messiah sing-along at the Good Shepherd Church, 3429 N. Monroe Ave., Loveland, CO 80538. This event is free, and song-sheets will be provided. A pre-concert discussion of the music by Louie Silvestri at 7:00 precedes the concert. The performance begins at 7:30pm.

On December 13, their full concert features Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suites 1 & 2, including all the favorite pieces from the beloved ballet. The concert will also include selections from Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel. A pre-concert discussion of the music by Louie Silvestri at 7:00 precedes the concert. The performance begins at 7:30pm.

The Loveland Orchestra consists of over 60 musicians, amateur and professional, from Loveland and the surrounding area. Conductor Louie Silvestri invites concert-goers to “sit back, enjoy, and be transported” into the holiday spirit.

Tickets for the December 13 concert are $10 for adults and $5 for students. Children 12 and under are free. Tickets may also be purchased at www.LovelandOrchestra.org., or at the box office prior to the performance.

For information about auditioning for the orchestra, advertising opportunities, or donations, email info@LovelandOrchestra.org.

October 18, 2019

The Loveland Orchestra Presents Land of the Living Dead, Friday, October 25, 2019

“A program of fun and spooky favorites” is how Loveland Orchestra conductor, Louie Silvestri, describes the concert to be performed Friday, October 25, at the Good Shepherd church located at 3429 N. Monroe Ave., in Loveland. Included are Ive’s rarely-heard Gong on the Hook & Ladder, Rachmaninov’s masterwork Isle of the Dead, and the popular Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique.

The evening will begin at 7:00pm with the conductor’s pre-concert presentation, and the orchestra begins at 7:30pm. There will be Halloween treats for students and children who come in costume.

Individual tickets are available at the door, $10 for adults and $5 for students over 12. Children 12 and under are free. Season tickets are also available: 7 adult tickets (all concerts) for $60, or 4 adult tickets for $35. Individual tickets and package tickets, ranging from $35 to $85, are also available online as well as at the box office ($1 surcharge for all online orders).

For more information about specific concerts and events, or to purchase tickets, visit www.lovelandorchestra.org.

September 3, 2019

Loveland Orchestra Opening Night Friday, September 13, 2019

Attend this local event which gives “a starry night” a whole new meaning.

The Loveland Orchestra opens its 38th season on Friday, Sept. 13, by featuring The Planets by Holst, Symphony No. 41 “Jupiter” by Mozart, and Dream Children by Elgar. All performances will take place at Good Shepherd Church at 3429 N. Monroe Ave., in Loveland. Conductor Louie Silvestri will begin the evening at 7:00pm with a pre-concert presentation about the music featured, with the concert to follow at 7:30pm

Individual tickets are available at the door, $10 for adults and $5 for students over 12. Children 12 and under are free. Season tickets are also available: 7 adult tickets (all concerts) for $60, or 4 adult tickets for $35. Individual tickets and package tickets, ranging from $35 to $85, are also available online as well as at the box office ($1 surcharge for all online orders).

For more information about specific concerts and events, or to purchase tickets, visit www.lovelandorchestra.org.