The 2017-2018 Concert Season: "Role Play"
All Tickets are for general admission seating. Concerts are held at the Bemidji High School Auditorium, 2900 Division Street West, Bemidji, MN. Directions. View the 2017-18 Season Mailer.
 "Chance Chants"
Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Dynamic young pianist Matthew Lorenz plays Liszt’s “Totentanz,” a symphonic poem based on the chant “Dies Irae.” Also, “Berceuse and Finale” from Firebird by Stravinsky and Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz.
 "Opera Roles"
Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Now living in Germany, award-winning tenor J. Warren Mitchell is a rising star in the opera world! He joins the BSO for an eclectic program of well-known opera arias and beautiful German art songs.
 "The Snowman: Music & Film"
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 7:00 PM
The beloved children’s book, “The Snowman,” will be even more enchanting when you experience the film with live music as performed by the BSO! Also on the program, carols and holiday favorites to celebrate the season.
 "Trading Places"
Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Highly accomplished and amazingly versatile, trumpet soloist Mark Nelson joins the BSO to perform works by Moriconne, Mozart and Gershwin. Hear him “trade places” with a piano for “Rhapsody in Blue!”
 "A Woman's Role"
Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Cellist Hannah Holman in a concert highlighting famous female cellists! Hannah performs Erich Korngold’s Cello Concerto (from the movie Deception), Haydn’s Concerto in D and Mendelssohn’s Songs without Words.
 "Piano Rolls"
Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Russell Hancock is a gifted pianist praised for the warmth and exuberance of his style. He debuts with the BSO for the Piano Concerto in A Minor by Edvard Grieg. Also on the program, Brahms’ Symphony No. 2.
The BSO’s activities are made possible in part by the voters of Minnesota, through a grant from the Region 2 Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund .