SSO opens 14th Season with Roman Invasion!

Join Maestro Troy Webdell and South Shore Orchestra for a grand scale symphonic concert on Friday, June 1 at 7:30 at Memorial Opera House. Music of Italian composer Ottorino Respighi will showcase his famed epic tone poems The Fountains of Rome and The Pines of Rome. His Chaccone for violin and orchestra will be performed…

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Five Guys Community Fundraiser

You’re invited to a Five Guys fundraiser. For one day only, we will receive a donation for every purchase made at the Five Guys store. Please bring your friends. After all, a big turnout means a big check for us. Bring this flyer, or tell the cashier when you place your order, that you are…

Santa with Stan Shepherd invite you to SSO Holiday Pops!

2017 Holiday Pops

South Shore Orchestra Brings you Holiday Pops on Friday, December 15 at Memorial Opera House at 7:30 p.m.  Deck the halls and jingle the bells!  Santa is on his way! South Shore Orchestra will present an evening that is guaranteed to entertain all ages ensuring a unique family event to celebrate a joyous holiday at…

China Concert 2015

South Shore Orchestra China 5 returns to Valparaiso to entertain and raise funds for Season 12!

These twelve local musicians and 40 plus collegial connections and friends from 6 states and two countries totaling 63, entertained thousands of Chinese concert goers recently in SSO’s 5th concert tour throughout the southwest region of China over New Year’s. The tour was in collaboration with the Confucius Institute of Valparaiso University. Eight concerts in…

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SSO Annual Wine Dinner 2016 Fundraiser

Help ensure that SSO can guarantee their mission of orchestrating a musical community, by attending our fabulous annual wine dinner on Saturday February 6, 2016 at Bon Femme Café. The restaurant is located in downtown Valparaiso at 66 Lincolnway. The featured winery will be Barton Family Wines/Grey Wolf Cellars in Paso Robles, CA. You will…

SSO Announces 12th Season

SSO Announces 12th Season

South Shore Orchestra announces their 12th season with an invitation to their Annual Wine Dinner Fundraiser on February 6th! After a sold out uplifting Holiday Pops concert at Memorial Opera House, 70 members of South Shore Orchestra embarked on a 10 day Concert tour of China delivering 8 concerts in 7 cities in the southeast…

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Bullet Bound to Fuzhou

An early start with a wake up call at 5:30 gets us to breakfast and on the bus at 7. WE arrived at the train station where the new recruits will experience the pace of picking up the bullet train and being ready to board as soon as it stops and loading all 61 of…

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Off to Cixi

Wow what an amazing French buffet of pastries, cheeses and savory entrees. Tops off this stay as Best Ever! Bus departure is 8:30 but we are waiting for a few—was a late night of festive fun at the ball! Temperatures are mild. The traffic is amazing—not sure where and how everyone gets anywhere on time.…