Concerts

UPDATE: On September 2, 2021, East Metro Symphony Orchestra announced that it would be pausing the 2021-2022 concert season because of surging COVID-19 cases in Minnesota. The Notes of Gratitude: A Concert of Thanksgiving and Remembrance concert scheduled for October 24, 2021 has been canceled. Rehearsals are scheduled to resume the last week of October.

The 2021-2022 Concert Season is coming!

Please join us as we present the 2021-2022 East Metro Symphony Orchestra Concert Season Da Capo: Beginning Again featuring four great concerts honoring where we’ve been and celebrating where we’re going.

Schedule for the 2021-2022 Concert Season


CanceledNotes of Gratitude: A Concert of Thanksgiving and Remembrance
Sunday, October 24, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. – St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, North St. Paul, MN 
This concert will include and opportunity for orchestra and audience members to share pictures, videos, and memories of their lives and loved ones. Stay tuned for more info!

Uh-Oh, Here Comes Christmas!
Sunday, December 5, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. – The Grove United Methodist Church, Woodbury, MN
EMSO will again collaborate with Applause Community Theatre for this concert featuring excerpts from the play by David Caldwell and Ernest Zulia.  

Going Places!
Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. – The Grove United Methodist Church, Woodbury, MN

Join us for a concert celebrating travel and adventure through music. 

Beethoven (Belated) Birthday Bash
Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 3:00p.m. – St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, North St. Paul, MN Your event wasn’t the only party postponed by Covid! EMSO will present this concert in celebration of Beethoven’s 250th birthday (even if we’re a little late!).

All concert details are subject to change.

We look forward to welcoming everyone back to our concerts! Thank you for your continued support of our musical family!