COVID UPDATE

The Binghamton Community Orchestra is in the midst of a luftpause, but we’ll be back as soon as we are able to do so.  In the meantime, we are planning our concert season for 2020-2021, with lots of great music in store!  Please watch this space for further developments.  WE’LL BE BACK ! ! !

 BINGHAMTON COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA TO WELCOME NEW MUSIC DIRECTOR TO THE PODIUM

The Binghamton Community Orchestra is pleased to announce that conductor, Evan Meccarello, will be joining the orchestra as the new Music Director for the BCO beginning with the 2020-2021 concert season. Mr. Meccarello recently appeared with the orchestra as Guest Conductor in February of this current year. He has been chosen, after a yearlong search process, to succeed Dr. Timothy Perry, who served the orchestra for many years and retired after the 2018-2019 season.

Maestro Meccarello joins the orchestra from his home base in . . .

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 STMTA CONCERTO COMPETITION RESULTS

The Binghamton Community Orchestra is pleased to announce this year’s winner of the Concerto Competition, held in partnership with Southern Tier Music Teacher’s Association.  We are pleased to inform you that Vestal Student, Nicholas Deady, violinist, has been chosen our winner.  Nicholas will appear with the BCO during the 2020-2021 season, performing the Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Mvt. 1 by Max Bruch.

 THE DELBERT COLBEIGH AWARD

The Binghamton Community Orchestra is pleased to announce this year’s winner of the annual Del Colbeigh Award.  This award is given to a student best reflects Del’s passion for music and commitment to community.  This years winner is Kaitlyn Marquez of Sidney, NY.

BCO's Corporate Sponsors

The BCO would like to thank our corporate sponsors, Weis Markets and Seed Planning Group for their great support!

                                                    

Please visit our Advertising Opportunities page for more information on opportunities to support the BCO.

 

Grants

The BCO would like to thank the Chenago Arts Council for helping to fund our Winter Concert!

"This project is made possible with public funds from the Chenango Arts Council’s Decentralization Program, a re-grant program of the NYS Council on the Arts, with support from Governor Cuomo and the NYS Legislature."

The BCO is Looking For More!

The Binghamton Community Orchestra (BCO) is seeking new members for the upcoming season. Community members interested in joining the orchestra are invited to sit in on a rehearsal and discuss joining the ensemble with the music director afterward. The orchestra rehearses weekly throughout the concert season leading up to each performance.

The BCO has provided musicians from around the Southern Tier an opportunity to play quality symphonic music since 1984. The BCO performs at least three major concerts each season and feature a variety of outstanding composers.

Please feel free to visit our audition information page and fill out the form to tell us a little more about your interest in joining the BCO.

For more information, email:

info@binghamtoncommunityorchestra.org

Binghamton Community Orchestra
P.O. Box 1901 ▪ Binghamton, NY 13902