The Frederick Symphony Orchestra Blog

FSO Celebrates Russian Composers With Moscow On The Monocacy

Posted by Illumine8 on Sep 27, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The Frederick Symphony Orchestra (FSO) will perform Moscow On The Monocacy on Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Jack B. Kussmaul Theater at Frederick Community College.

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Topics: classical music, Events, Frederick Symphony Orchestra, music

A List Of The Best One-Hit Wonders Of All Time

Posted by Illumine8 on Sep 13, 2017 10:23:00 AM

In honor of National One-Hit Wonder Day this month, the Frederick Symphony Orchestra is counting down the most memorable one-hit wonders of all time. See if you remember a few of these catchy tunes: 

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Topics: Modern Music, music

FSO Symphony Spotlight Concerts Begin With Baroque Celebrations

Posted by Illumine8 on Sep 6, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The Frederick Symphony Orchestra (FSO) is performing Baroque Celebrations, the inaugural Symphony Spotlight concert, on Sept. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Brodbeck Hall at Hood College.

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Topics: classical music, Frederick Symphony Orchestra, music

14 Quotes From Conductors That Will Change How You See Classical Music

Posted by Illumine8 on Aug 30, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The Frederick Symphony Orchestra has drawn inspiration from political leaders, songwriters, actors, poets, philosophers, and journalists. Now, it’s time to hear why classical music is so important from those who help make it happen on stage.

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Topics: classical music, music

15 Summer Concerts You Need To Attend In Frederick, Maryland

Posted by Illumine8 on Jul 12, 2017 9:00:00 AM

If you’re looking for something fun to do around Frederick, Maryland, check out the Frederick Symphony Orchestra’s complete list of family-friendly events from mid-July to the end of August 2017:

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Topics: classical music, Events, Frederick Symphony Orchestra, music

20 Awesome Music Holidays You Should Always Celebrate

Posted by Illumine8 on Jun 21, 2017 9:00:00 AM



With the rise of social media, almost every day is a "holiday." That means it’s only right that we count down the most awesome and inspiring music "holidays" around the Internet:

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Topics: Modern Music, Events, music, Holidays

11 Music Scholarships That Will Boost Any Application

Posted by Illumine8 on Apr 26, 2017 9:00:00 AM
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Topics: classical music, Education, music

14 Events In Frederick, Maryland, You Don't Want To Miss

Posted by Illumine8 on Mar 1, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Being in Frederick, Maryland, gives residents and visitors alike the opportunity to explore some of the most wonderful events. From local art carnivals to down-the-street plays and performances, here’s the Frederick Symphony Orchestra’s quick and easy guide to the best events from March to May:

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Topics: Events, Frederick Symphony Orchestra, music

The FSO Forms Partnership With FCPL

Posted by Illumine8 on Feb 1, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The Frederick Symphony Orchestra is partnering with Frederick County Public Libraries and Music & Arts for community outreach and educational programming.

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Topics: Events, Frederick Symphony Orchestra, music, Music Therapy

An Introduction To Classical Piano Music And Composers

Posted by Illumine8 on Jan 25, 2017 9:00:00 AM

In accordance with TakeLessons, a search service for music teachers and lessons, and our music education mission, the Frederick Symphony Orchestra is introducing the very basics of classical piano through time:

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Topics: Beethoven, classical music, Education, Frederick Symphony Orchestra, music