Image March 2 – Mardi Gras!

The East Metro Symphony Orchestra (EMSO) is pleased to present Mardi Gras!, the fourth annual EMSO pops cabaret concert and fundraiser.

 EMSO will host the evening of live music, desserts, drinks, cash raffle, and silent auction, on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at the Lake Elmo Event Center, 3712 Layton Avenue North, Lake Elmo, MN.

Doors and bidding open at 6:30 p.m. The musical performance starts at 7:30 p.m. Proceeds from this event will benefit the orchestra’s artistic and community outreach endeavors. Tickets are $30 if purchased in advance. Tables of ten can also be purchased for $270. Tickets will be sold at the door if available for $35. 
Tickets are available in advance through EMSO’s website, www.emsorch.org, or from orchestra members. 
Pops Cabaret Ticket(s)

Dec 15-Holiday Sing-A-Long

Holiday Sing-A-Long Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm East Ridge High School, 4200 Pioneer Drive, Woodbury, MN 55129 As part of the Merrill Community Arts Center Holiday Festival Series, EMSO will be presenting a Holiday Sing-A-Long performance. Join a collaborative performance lead that is surely to get you in the festive spirit. You’re encouraged to sing

A Nutcracker Christmas – 12/16/18

In celebration of its 10th Anniversary Season, EMSO is thrilled to once again be working with long-standing artistic partner Woodbury Dance Center.  The Nutcracker ballet has long been a staple of the holiday season.  EMSO and WDC will present this beloved classic with a new twist, not only presenting the story through classical ballet, but

A Mighty Fortress: Mendelssohn’s Reformation

A Mighty Fortress: Mendelssohn’s Reformation Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation Featuring the King of Kings Lutheran Church’s King’s Choir, Brass Ensemble, and JuBELLation Handbell Choir. Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. King of Kings Lutheran Church, 1583 Radio Drive, Woodbury, MN Admission to this concert is free. Free will offerings in support of the

2017-2018 Season: A Season of Celebrations

Download this Flyer   A Mighty Fortress: Mendelssohn’s Reformation Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation Featuring the King of Kings’ Handbell and King’s Choirs, and Brass Ensemble Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. King of Kings Lutheran Church, Woodbury, MN A Holiday Fête Celebrating the Joy of the Season FEATURING PERFORMANCES FROM THE

2016-2017 Season

2016-2017 Season Chapter One: Friendship Sunday, November 6th, 2016 – 2:00PM Trinity Lutheran Church 115 North 4th Street Stillwater, MN This concert reunites three childhood friends – EMSO Music Director and Conductor Dr. Elizabeth Prielozny Barnes, special guest Chicago Symphony Orchestra cellist Gary Stucka, and violinist Robin Fossum. A wonderful concert featuring Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme, and a performance