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…

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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Holiday Pops Concert – December 18, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

Memorial Opera House 104 Indiana Avenue Valparaiso, IN 46383 Friday, December 18, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. A collection of holiday favorites and sing-a-longs for the whole family to enjoy. Admission Details: Adults: $21; Seniors (59+), Students & Military $18 Purchase Tickets Box Office:  info@memorialoperahouse.com(219) 548-9137  

Lunchtime Chamber Series Concert: String Quartet

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. Memorial Opera House Featuring Kamen Vatchev, violin Mary Weber – violin Monica Schafer – viola Josh DeVries – cello Tickets: Adults $13; Seniors $11 ( 59+); Students and Military $11 Purchase tickets online  http://www.memorialoperahouse.com/

Jane DeVries, Oboe, Elaine Hornyak, Flute, Emily Smith, Bassoon, Shelly Sager, Clarinet, Ericka Tyner Grodrian, Horn

Lunchtime Chamber Series Concert: Woodwind Quintet

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. Memorial Opera House Featuring flute, oboe, clarinet, French horn and bassoon.  Music by Debussy, Cervantes, Milhaud, Arnold and more! Tickets: Adults: $13; Seniors (59+), Students & Military $11 Purchase tickets online Memorial Opera House Box office: (219) 548-9137 Read more about the SSO’s second Lunchtime Chamber Series concert…

Opening Night Gala Concert: BEETHOVEN!

The SSO presents BEETHOVEN! on Friday, June 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Memorial Opera House Join Maestro Webdell and the SSO for a special evening filled with the awe-inspiring music of Beethoven and Hovhaness.  Beethoven’s powerful 5th and 6th Symphonies will be performed (Beethoven originally premiered both works together), along with Hovhaness’ turbulent…

2015 Season Opener: “Tango Fusion”

Orchestra’s first Lunchtime Chamber Series concert on April 15, 2015, 1 p.m. at the Memorial Opera House. Members of the South Shore Orchestra will perform a colorful assortment of South American tango and Middle Eastern music. The “Tango Fusion” program will include music by Piazzolla, Hovhaness, Cirque du Soleil and more. Embracing the “fusion” theme,…