Concerts & Programs

Monday Night Rehearsals 
    • Primary Venue: Newhart Middle School, 25001 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo, CA 92692, 6:30-8:30pm
    • Backup Venue: The Regency, 24441 Calle Sonora, Laguna Woods, CA 92637, 7:00pm-9:00pm

2019 Symphonic Concert Series

An evening concert series featuring a full symphony orchestra and solo artist(s). Spring and Winter concerts will program music from the classical repertoire. Summer concert will include lighter faire of more contemporary works from film and recordings, along with light classics made popular from contemporary adaptations.

Concerts will be held at the Laguna Hills Community Center. All concerts are free and all ages are welcome (youth must maintain quiet seating throughout performance).


Upcoming Concerts

  • 11th Annual 'OC'  Handel's 'Messiah' Sing-Along & Play Along  - Monday, December 2, 2019 at 7:00pm
    • Featuring:
      • Amanda Sumner-Harris, Soprano
      • Holly Moore-Harvey, Alto
      • Jim Boydston, Tenor
      • Richard Warne, Guest Organist
    • Venue: Geneva Presbyterian Church, 24301 El Toro Road, Laguna Hills, CA 92637
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • View the flyer

Past Concerts
  • Fall Concert - Monday, October 28 at 7:30pm
    • Maestra Valerie Geller, Artistic Director and Maestro Daniel Gee, Guest Conductor
    • Featuring So-Mang Jeagal on Piano
    • Program includes Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • Donations gratefully accepted at showtime or online!
    • View the flyer
  • Summer Pops! Concert - Monday, July 22, 2019 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring: Your Friends and Family!
    • Program includes Top of the World, Ghosts of Brandenburg, Beethoven Symphony No. 8
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • Donations gratefully accepted at showtime or online!
    • View the flyer
  • Spring Concert - Monday, May 6, 2019 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring Diane Alancraig on Flute
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • Donations gratefully accepted at showtime or online!
    • View the flyer
  • 11th Annual 'OC'  Handel's 'Messiah' Sing-Along & Play Along  - Monday, December 3, 2018 at 7:00pm
    • Featuring:
      • Amanda Sumner-Harris, Soprano
      • Holly Moore-Harvey, Alto
      • Jim Boydston, Tenor
      • Ryan Reithmeier, Baritone
      • Richard Warne, Guest Organist
    • Venue: Geneva Presbyterian Church, 24301 El Toro Road, Laguna Hills, CA 92637
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • View the flyer
  • Winter Concert - Monday, November 26, 2018 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring solist Lica Handa on piano
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • Donations gratefully accepted at showtime or online!
    • View the flyer

  • Summer Concert - Monday, July 9, 2018 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring violinist Mann-Wen Lo and guest conductor Daniel Gee
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • Donations gratefully accepted at showtime or online!
    • View the flyer

  • Spring Benefit Concert - Monday, May 14, 2018 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring guest conductor Dr. William Nicholls
    • Program includes:
      • The Sound of Music - Rodgers & Hammerstein
      • Korean Folk Song - John Chance
      • La Vie En Rose - Edith Piaf
      • Poet & Peasant - Franz von Suppe
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • Free Admission, Free Parking 
    • Donations gratefully accepted!
    • View the flyer

  • 10th Annual 'OC'  Handel's 'Messiah' Sing-Along & Play Along - Monday, December 4, 2017 at 7:00pm
    • Featuring:
      • Amanda Sumner-Harris, Soprano
      • Holly Moore-Harvey, Alto
      • Jim Boydston, Tenor
      • Michael Blinco, Baritone
      • Richard Warne, Guest Organist
    • Venue: Geneva Presbyterian Church, 24301 El Toro Road, Laguna Hills, CA 92637
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • View the flyer
  • Fall Concert - Monday, November 13, 2017 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring Yasuko Furumi on Piano
    • Program includes: Rachmaninov's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • $10 Admission, Free Parking
    • View the flyer
  • Summer POPS! Concert  - Monday, July 24 2017 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring Stars of the Symphony
    • A Mid-Summers Musical Faire featuring works by Vivaldi, Telemann, Handel, Mozart, Artie Shaw, Morricone, Morris and Andrew Lloyd Webber
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • $10 Admission, Free Parking
  • Spring Concert - Monday, May 15, 2017 at 7:30PM
    • Featuring Special Guest Artist Michael Kaufman on Cello
    • Program includes: Dvorak Cello Concerto, Dvorak Symphony No. 8
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • $10 Admission, Free Parking
    • View artist's bio

  • Summer POPS! Concert - August 1, 2016 at 7:30pm
    • Featuring Grammy Nominated Chanteuse, Miss Chris Bennett
    • Also featuring Miss Shelby Wong, Concert Pianist, performing the Grieg Piano Concerto
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 2555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills CA 92653
    • $10 Admission, Free Parking
  • Fall Concert - Monday, November 14, 2016 at 7:30PM
    • Featuring Internationally Acclaimed Violinist, Orest Smovzh
    • Program includes: Beethoven Violin Concerto & Beethoven Symphony No. 7
    • Venue: Laguna Hills Community Center, 25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    • $10 Admission, Free Parking
    • View artist's bio
  • 9th Annual 'OC'  Handel's 'Messiah' Sing-Along & Play Along - Monday, December 5, 2016 at 7:00pm
    • Featuring:
      • Amanda Sumner-Harris, Soprano
      • Holly Moore-Harvey, Alto
      • Thomas Segen, Tenor
      • Michael Blinco, Baritone
      • Richard Warne, Guest Organist
    • Venue: Geneva Presbyterian Church, 24301 El Toro Road, Laguna Hills, CA 92637
    • Free Admission, Free Parking
    • View the Laguna Woods Globe newspaper article about the concert

Featured Soloists and Guest Musicians for Concerts
  • Orest Smovzh - featured violin soloist for Fall 2016 Concert (view bio)
  • Amanda Sumner-Harris - featured soprano for 2016 Messiah concert (view bio)
  • Holly Moore-Harvey - featured alto for  for 2016 Messiah concert (view bio)
  • Thomas Segen - featured tenor soloist for 2016 Messiah concert (view  bio)
  • Michael Blinco - featured baritone  for 2016 Messiah concert (view bio)
  • Richard Warne - featured organist for  for 2016 Messiah concert (view bio)
  • Michael Kaufman - featured cello soloist performing Spring 2017 (view bio)
  • Yasuko Furumi - featured  piano soloist performing Fall 2017 Concert (view bio)

Please check our calendar to see all Symphony events past, present and future!