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Carson City Symphony was founded in 1984 as the
Carson City Chamber Orchestra and gave its first concert in October that
year. It is a community orchestra
open to amateur and volunteer professional musicians.
Members come from all walks of life and have ranged from elementary school
students to senior citizens.
The Symphony performs five or more concerts each year for
audiences in Carson City.
has performed in Minden, Gardnerville, Fallon, South Lake Tahoe, and Virginia
City. We play many works by contemporary composers and have commissioned and
premiered several pieces.
Our Mission Statement (2019)
The mission of Carson City Symphony Association is to
(1) enhance the quality of life in northern Nevada by providing creative, educational,
and social opportunities for amateur and volunteer professional instrumentalists
and vocalists of all ages;
(2) educate and entertain a broad and diverse audience, including residents, visitors,
(3) enhance music education for the K-12 student population and adults; and
(4) expand our reputation for adventurous programming by playing music by
contemporary composers and featuring non-traditional solo instruments.
The Carson City Symphony Assoc. is a member of the
Carson City Downtown Business Assoc.
Carson City Symphony Home Page
Carson Chamber Singers Season Kick-off
Tuesday, August 2, 2022
Carson Chamber Singers Season Kick-Off event on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.
at the LDS church (411 N. Saliman Rd.) followed by gathering at 7:00 p.m. at Great Basin
Brewing Co. Director Ricky Hutton will lead a group vocal technique session to each section,
introduce repertoire, do some fun activities, and then enjoy food and drinks at the new
Great Basin Brewing Co. in downtown Carson City.
Attendance is mandatory to participate in the season; however, if you can't make the meeting,
you may schedule a vocal hearing (a mini-voice lesson) with the Director before the first
rehearsal. For further information, contact email@example.com. Information will
be posted on http://ccsymphony.com/ccsingers.htm.
Registration form link
Click HERE to access the Carson Chamber Singers Registration Form for 2022-2023.
Strings in the Summer
Mon., August 8, to Thurs., August 11, 2022
Strings in the Summer will be from Monday, August 8, to Thursday, August 11 this summer.
Strings in the Summer uses morning sessions (four days, two levels) for string players of all
ages, and a free-to-the public performance on Aug. 12, 2022.
For information, location, and reservations,
call 775-450-5584 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carson City Symphony 2022-2023 Season
Release: Tuesday, July 5, 2022
The Carson City Symphony announces the following concert dates for its 39th season:
Sunday, October 23, 2022 - Concert with Gabriel Giro, violin & conductor
Sunday, December 11, 2022 - Annual Holiday Treat Concert
Sunday, February 26, 2023 - Concert with Jessica Dodge, saxophone
Sunday, April 23, 2023 - Concert with Andrew Sords, violin, and McAvoy Layne, narrator
Sunday, June 11, 2023 - Annual Pops Party Concert (proposed date)
Tuesday, July 4, 2023 - Fourth of July Concert at Mormon Station State Park, Genoa, NV
Interested in being a member of the Carson City Symphony Association, and support all our non-profit
work? Just download a membership form in PFD format from our
and mail it in with your check. It will be appreciated.
To join the Carson City Symphony or Carson Chamber
Singers, call 775-883-4154.
For Association membership information, click here.
For feedback that we have received on Carson City Symphony concerts,
click here: reviews.
Read about Carson City Symphony's Symphony Youth Strings program.
This season's concerts have been made possible, in
part, by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a state agency, and the National
Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
The orchestra is a licensee of ASCAP and BMI and a member of the
David C. Bugli, Music Director and Conductor, has a
Bachelor of Science Degree in music education from Ithaca College, New York,
where he studied composition for four years with Karel Husa. He has a Master
of Music Degree from the University of Massachusetts. In addition to
conducting, he plays classical and jazz piano, tuba, and trombone, and he
composes and arranges music. He was also an adjunct faculty at Western Nevada College.
Conductor David Bugli
David C. Bugli, Music Director and Conductor
Carson City Symphony
PO Box 2001
Carson City, NV 89702-2001
Phone: (775) 883-4154
Fax: (775) 883-4371
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Most Symphony rehearsals are on Wednesday nights (late August through late May), 7:00 p.m. to 9:15 p.m., in the band room at
Carson High School, 1111 N. Saliman Rd., Carson City.
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The Carson Chamber
Singers is a choral
group that has been associated with the Carson City Symphony since 1985. The Carson City Symphony
Chorus is a larger version of this group.
For chamber music, see the Silver Strings.
For youth string programs, see Symphony Youth Strings (formerly
Strings in the Schools).
For information on events at the Brewery Arts Center,
Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St.,
Carson City. Map
Carson City Symphony is funded, in part, by the Nevada Arts Council, a
state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency;
Carson City; Nevada Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities,
and private donations.
This page last updated 7/19/2022