Central Florida’s orchestra features festive sounds of the season

 The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra to provide live music throughout the Central Florida Community this holiday season.

Signaling the start of the holiday season with two performances of Home for the Holidays on Saturday, November 30 at 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. at Bob Carr Theater. Featuring audience favorite Guest Conductor Albert George Schram, Opera Orlando Youth Chorus, and The Holiday Singers performing familiar favorites, and new holiday tunes that will delight family members, young and old. Tickets are on sale now starting at $27 with student and senior pricing available. Attendees can save 25% on their tickets with the purchase of 4 full-price adult tickets. No promotional code needed.

The Philharmonic and Bok Tower Gardens present Sunset & Symphonies a Holiday Music Concert in the gardens at beautiful Lake Wales on Saturday, December 7 at 6 p.m. Featuring festive sounds of the season with Steamin Quartet at 4 p.m. and the full orchestra and Singing Tower Carillon at 6 p.m. Tickets are on sale now starting at $30 adult, $10 child.

The City of Winter Park and the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra invite you to celebrate the spirit of the holiday season at their annual Holiday Pops concert, Sounds of the Season on Sunday, December 8, at 5 p.m., in Central Park Winter Park. This free, public concert is made possible by the Charlotte Julia Hollander Trust. Bring a blanket and pack a picnic for a musical program that has become a family tradition in Central Florida.

The Orlando Philharmonic present it’s Symphony Storytime Series featuring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas on December 7 at 10 & 11:30 a.m. and December 8 at 2 & 3:30 p.m. A classic holiday tale featuring one of the most iconic poems of all time returns this holiday season, presented by musicians from the brass and percussion family. Join us in the lobby of The Plaza Live after the performance for fun family activities. Tickets are on sale now for $10. Children 2 and under are free.

The City of Apopka is proud to host the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and present a Celebration of the Holidays, Holiday Pops on Saturday, December 14 at 6 p.m. at The Apopka Amphitheater. This concert features Candace Neal and Brandon Martin as vocalists and is conducted by Mauricio Céspedes Rivero. Gates will open at 4 p.m. with select food and beverage vendors and the concert will begin at 5 p.m. Parking is free. Tickets start at $15.

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra is supported by United Arts of Central Florida, host of and This project is funded in part by Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program, and sponsored in part by the Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture and the State of Florida. The Symphony Storytime Series sponsor is Orlando Health & Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children.

Tickets can be purchased online at, by calling 407.770.0071, or in person at the Box Office, located at The Plaza Live (425 N. Bumby Avenue, Orlando). The Box Office is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Ticket prices subject to change.)