2016 HOT SUMMER NIGHTS FESTIVAL

Under the direction of Maestro Kirk Trevor, the Missouri Symphony Orchestra is comprised of professional musicians from throughout the United States and around the world and performs an annual festival – Hot Summer Nights.

The Hot Summer Nights Festival will return June 9 through July 16, 2016. Performances will be announced to the public by April 25, 2016. If you would like to receive earlier notification, please join the Missouri Symphony Society and receive an invitation for Sneak Peek which gives you the ability to pre-purchase tickets for the best seats in the Missouri Theatre. Join here

We look forward to seeing you at the 2016 Hot Summer Nights Festival.

May
7
Sat
All Conservatory Spring Concert @ Missouri Theatre
May 7 @ 5:30 pm
Jun
7
Tue
2016 Hot Summer Nights Music Academy @ Columbia College Campus
Jun 7 – Jun 12 all-day

Click here to register online for the Summer Music Academy!
Click here for a printable registration form.
Click here for more information about the program.

Jun
9
Thu
Strike Up The Band @ Stephens Lake Park Amphitheater
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm
Jun
11
Sat
Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 @ Missouri Theatre
Jun 11 @ 7:30 pm
Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 @ Missouri Theatre

What could be more iconic and breathtaking than a performance of Beethoven’s final symphony that calls for brotherhood and unity of spirit. Perfect for an election year, this performance features the Columbia Chorale on stage with the Missouri Symphony Orchestra. Also on the program is special guest Jeffrey Work, performing the Hummel Trumpet Concerto. A spectacular way to kick off the summer, with an unforgettable night of JOY, HOPE, and COLLABORATION!

Jun
13
Mon
Chamber Recital @ Broadway Christian Church
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm
Jun
15
Wed
Music and Superheroes @ Missouri Theatre
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm

Captain Kirk and the orchestra perform music about some of the world’s most admired superheroes. Composers throughout the ages have been fascinated by stories of superheroes, whether Greek warriors, revolutionary soldiers, or comic book characters. Come dressed as your favorite superhero and participate in our second annual costume competition! Cash prizes awarded.

Jun
17
Fri
Missouri Contemporary Ballet @ Missouri Theatre
Jun 17 @ 7:30 pm
Missouri Contemporary Ballet @ Missouri Theatre

Missouri Symphony Orchestra and Missouri Contemporary Ballet join forces for the first time in a major program of four new works—two performed for the first time. Music by Ginastera, Ibert, Vivaldi, and Tool. This cutting-edge program knocks down barriers and preconceptions about symphony orchestras and ballet companies. Together we can break the mold!

Jun
18
Sat
Missouri Contemporary Ballet @ Missouri Theatre
Jun 18 @ 7:30 pm
Missouri Contemporary Ballet @ Missouri Theatre

Missouri Symphony Orchestra and Missouri Contemporary Ballet join forces for the first time in a major program of four new works—two performed for the first time. Music by Ginastera, Ibert, Vivaldi, and Tool. This cutting-edge program knocks down barriers and preconceptions about symphony orchestras and ballet companies. Together we can break the mold!

Jun
19
Sun
Community Concert @ Shelter Gardens
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm
Jun
20
Mon
Chamber Recital @ Broadway Christian Church
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm

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