Elizabeth Cramer (Cellist) Retires from BCSO after 33 Seasons

  While it is sad to see Elizabeth retire, it gives us an opportunity to celebrate her long and fruitful musical career here at the Butler County Symphony Orchestra. Elizabeth Cramer began her time with the Butler County Symphony Orchestra in the 1986-87 concert season under the baton of Conductor Dr. Paul Chenevy. “During those […]

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‘Nordic Winters’ hits the right note – Butler Eagle

Maggie Stock, Eagle Correspondent BUTLER TWP — A concert themed “Nordic Winters” was certainly appropriate after the week of experiencing a polar vortex, but there were no sub-zero moments at the Butler County Symphony Orchestra concert Saturday evening at the Butler Intermediate High School. Maestro Matthew Kraemer did, however, tell the audience before he began […]

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Collegiate Concerto Competition Winner Announced

Elary Mede, Vocalist (Soprano) from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, has been unanimously selected as the winner of the Butler County Symphony Orchestra’s Collegiate Concerto Competition. On Sunday, January 27th 2019 the Butler County Symphony Orchestra hosted the Collegiate Concerto Competition at Slippery Rock University in Swope Music Hall. There were 16 participants representing Slippery Rock […]

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CORRECTION!

The posters that have been put up around Butler County for the upcoming Nordic Winters concert list the incorrect date (Feb 3rd) The concert will take place on Saturday, February 2nd at 7:30 PM. To purchase tickets, click here.  We apologize for this mistake.  

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Enoch Hsiao – 2018 Young Artist Competition Winner (Video)

Enoch Hsiao, winner of the 2018 Young Artist Competition, performing with the Butler County Symphony Orchestra on April 14th of 2018. The Concerto and Young Artist Competitions are Educational Outreach Initiatives funded by the Butler County Symphony Association with the sole intent of providing a professional outlet for students to perform and compete in a […]

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Recital Series Storm Cancellation Policy

In the event that there is a winter storm this Saturday, the Butler County Recital Series will postpone the January 19th recital and will hold it at 7pm on Saturday January 26th instead. A notice will be posted at www.butlercountyrecitalseries.org by 4pm on January 19th if the recital is postponed due to inclement weather.

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BCSO Concertmaster and others to present Butler County Recital Series

Sharing solo and chamber repertoire with the Butler County community. Please join the Butler County Recital Series at 7pm on Saturday, January 19, 2019 for an exciting evening of chamber music. Cellist Katya Janpoladyan, will join Butler County Symphony Orchestra’s concertmaster, Tanya Satteson, and acclaimed collaborative pianist Nancy DeSalvo , to present an evening of musical masterpieces at St. Peter’s Churchin Zelienople. The concert will […]

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Holiday Traditions, Dec. 1, 2018

The Butler County Symphony Orchestra was joined on stage by Michael & Kelly Marra, the Butler and Seneca Valley High School Choirs under the direction of Bryan Helsel(Butler) and Aaron Magill(Seneca Valley) and performing in the lobby prior to the concert were Select Members of the Butler Senior High Orchestra, under the direction of Mrs. […]

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Butler County Symphony Performs Annual Holiday Concert

Butler, Pa. (November 28, 2018) – The Butler County Symphony Orchestra will perform its annual holiday concert titled, Holiday Traditions, Saturday, December 1, 2018. The concert will be performed at the Butler Intermediate High School at 7:30 pm with conductor, Matthew Kraemer. Select members of the Butler Senior High Orchestra under the direction of Mrs. […]

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