2020-21 Season Descriptions

CMSSL has four (4) remaining Subscription programs in our 2020-21 Season, and two (2) Pillsbury Cookie Concerts. Performances will continue to be presented virtually (online) until further notice. Access to view concerts is provided through our website using a password-protected link.

All concerts will be held on schedule (see dates below) in the Sheldon Concert Hall, using our normal format, but with no audience in attendance. These virtual programs are somewhat shorter than our live performances, lasting approximately one hour and fifteen minutes.

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October 12 and 13, 2020 “España- El Retorno”
A program of music by Spanish and Hispanic composers.

October 26, 2020 “Frightfest”  (Pillsbury Cookie Concert)
Music from the Dark Side, plus a movie from the silent era with live music accompaniment.

November 16 and 17, 2020 “All In The Family”
Works composed by members of the Bach, Haydn, Mozart and Schumann families.

December 7, 2020 “Holiday Celebration” (Pillsbury Cookie Concert)
A seasonal musical celebration.

December 15, 2020 “Beethoven Bash”
Celebrating Beethoven’s 250th birthday.

January 25 and 26, 2021 “Amadeus 265”
The annual birthday tribute to Wolfgang Amadeus.

February 8 and 9, 2021 “Lovefest, the Romantics”
Our tribute to romance in music continues with works from the Romantic era.

March 1, 2021 “All About You” (Pillsbury Cookie Concert)
A concert of music chosen by YOU!

March 22, 2021 “Baroque Masters”
St. Louis favorite Nicholas McGegan brings his charm, wit and Baroque expertise to his annual CMSSL visit.

April 12 and 13, 2021 “Czech Mates”
Music from the rich traditions of Bohemia.

April 26, 2021 “Invitation To The Dance” (Pillsbury Cookie Concert)
Chamber music inspired by dance.

May 10, 2021 “20th Century Unlimited”
St. Louis Symphony Conductor Laureate Leonard Slatkin leads some of the 20th century’s greatest works.