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March 16, 2020 The Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra (GJSO) Board of Directors and staff have recently discussed how to move forward in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic. Following the City of Grand Junction, Mesa County, State of Colorado, CDC, and Federal agencies’ recommendations, the GJSO has made the difficult decision to cancel or reschedule […]

Is your child or student the next Mozart? Enter them in the Crystal Baton Composition Competition

Elementary and Middle School Students… Have you ever dreamed of composing a piece of music to be performed by a live symphony orchestra? Here’s your chance! The Grand Junction Symphony Guild’s Crystal Baton Composition Competition is a unique opportunity for elementary and middle school students to compose a simple melody line that will be arranged, […]

Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra announces 3-year contract renewal for Music Director Charles Latshaw

February 28, 2019 The Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra (GJSO) is pleased to announce a 3-year contract renewal with Music Director Charles Latshaw. Latshaw, who is in the midst of his third season with the GJSO, has signed on to continue leading the orchestra through June 30, 2022. “I am honored to have the Grand Junction […]

A trio of local talent tackles Beethoven’s Triple Concerto for violin, cello and piano

February 19, 2019 The Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra’s (GJSO) 40th Anniversary Season continues with Beethoven Triple on March 2nd and 3rd. GJSO Concertmaster Brian Krinke, Co-Principal cellist Kristen Yun,  and CMU Professor of Music and pianist Arthur Houle combine forces on Ludwig van Beethoven’s Concerto for Violin, Cello, and Piano in C major, Op. 56, more commonly known as […]

Support the GJSO and have a chance to win a 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

February 6, 2019 This June, the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra, in partnership with Grand Junction Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, will raffle off a brand-new 2019 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon in a fundraiser starting on Saturday, February 1st and concluding on Friday, June 28th. The Mojito! green Rubicon is a 2-door, 3.6 liter V6, six speed manual […]

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