2020-21 Season Descriptions

CMSSL is offering 8 subscription programs in our 2020-21 Season- 5 in the Sheldon Ballroom, and 3 One-night Only concerts in the Sheldon Concert Hall.

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Our Pillsbury Cookie Concert series has been expanded to 4 concerts, and these performances will be held on Monday afternoons, also in the Sheldon Ballroom.

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.