Concert Series

2016 – 2017 Concert Series


October 30, 2016, 4:00 PM     All Mozart!

Location: Smith Theatre, Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044

Featuring the Impressario Overture, Haffner Symphony No. 35 in D, and the Piano Concerto No. 26 in D, “Coronation” with soloist Kuei-I Wu.


January 15, 2017, 7:00 PM    A Festival of French Favorites

Location: First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3604 Chatham Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042

Featuring music of Bizet, Debussy, Gounod, Offenbach, Saint-Saëns, & others, with narration by WBJC-FM’s Jonathan Palevsky, vocal soloist Denée Barr, dancers from Dance Connections, a special video of scenes from France, and a post-concert reception with French bonbons. To download a flyer for the concert in PDF format, click the following link: French Flyer 2017.


May 21, 2017, 4:00 PM   Splendid Sonority—Organ, Trumpet, & Strings

Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church, 9120 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042

Featuring Rheinberger’s Organ Concerto No. 1 in F with Nancy Stavely, organ soloist; Neruda’s Trumpet Concerto in Eb and Purcell’s Sonata for Trumpet & Strings in D with Luis Engelke, trumpet soloist; and, Respighi’s Ancient Airs & Dances Suite # 3 for Strings, and Hubert Parry’s Lady Radnor’s Suite. To download a flyer for the concert, click the following link: Splendid Sonority (PDF).

To download the PDF version of the HCCO 2016-2017 Concert Series brochure, click this link: Howard County Concert Orchestra Brochure 2016-17. To purchase tickets for the season or individual concerts, select the button below.



HCCO Performances with Other Organizations

(for tickets to the following events, click the hyperlink imbedded in the text below)


HCCO performs with the Columbia Pro Cantare on October 22, 2016 at 8:00 PM for their Gala 40th Anniversary Celebration at the Jim Rouse Theatre.


HCCO joins the Bach Choir of Baltimore to perform Baroque favorites in the Harrisburg, PA festival Music by the River at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church on February 11, 2017 at 7:00 PM.


HCCO joins T. Herbert Dimmock, director, and the combined choirs of St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Pine Street Presbyterian Church, and Market Square Presbyterian Church to perform Joseph Haydn’s dramatic Mass in Time of War at the Harrisburg, PA Music by the River at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church on April 30, 2017 at 3:00 PM.


Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Columbia’s founding with the Columbia Pro Cantare and the HCCO on May 14, 2017 at 8:00 PM at the Jim Rouse Theatre.


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