2018-19 Season Overview


Join us for our 2018-19 Season, featuring violinist Karen Gomyo playing the Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, an all-Beethoven concert with Wideman Piano Competition Winner Mei Li, pianist Simone Dinnerstein performing a new piano concerto by Philip Glass co-commissioned by the SSO, Jennifer Higdon's new concerto for low brass featuring SSO musicians, Elgar's Enigma Variations, Broadway stars Brian Stokes Mitchell and Ashley Brown, a sci-fi themed concert spectacular, a monumental semi-staged performance of Bach's St. Matthew Passion with choirs, and more!

Michael Butterman's video introduction to First Baptist Shreveport, the SSO's new venue for the 2018-19 Season

Michael Butterman's Spotify playlist with listening recommendations for the 2018-19 Season

YouTube playlist

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Bach’s St. Matthew Passion

Sunday, April 14, 3 PM
First Baptist Shreveport
Centenary College Chorus
Tess Altiveros, soprano
Abigail Nims, alto
Brian Wallin, tenor
Andrew Wilkowske, bass
Derek Chester, evangelist
Stephen Morscheck, Jesus

A not-to-be-missed experience on Palm Sunday―Bach’s St. Matthew Passion with chorus, soloists and dramatic staging.

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Sci-Fi Spectacular

Saturday, May 4, 7:30 PM
First Baptist Shreveport

Music from your favorite sci-fi movies, including Star Wars, Star Trek, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Back to the Future & more!

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