A Concerto Fit for an Emperor

Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.5, also known as the Emperor Concerto, is exhilarating and awakens the ears of listeners. "The gentleness of the water droplet tenderly falling into the water embodies the...

Music Director Candidate Spotlight: Alastair Willis

The search for the HPO’s next Music Director continues with Maestro Alastair Willis as the first candidate this season to take the stage this Saturday for Opening Night: Laplante Plays Beethoven. Alastair...

Two things you need to know about “Genre Hopping”

Rock. Country. Blues. Classical. We tend to feel like we need to fit musical creations into one specific genre in order for us to understand where it belongs in the music world. But what if we took these...

Watch the 2014-15 Season Trailer

Innovative. Daring. Rejuvenating. Dramatic and brilliant. Reawaken your senses with the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra’s 14-15 concert season. Individual tickets start at just $23 or get a 3-concert...

2 concerts next season that you can’t miss

...according to these musicians. There are so many fantastic works and exciting programs to pick from in this upcoming 2014-15 Season, but here are the top two concerts in which bassoonist Melanie Eyers and...

What have our Music Director Candidates been up to lately?

Our six music director candidates are keeping busy with conducting, composing and vacationing this summer... Gemma New It's summer concerts galore for Gemma New, who will also spend time in New Zealand with...

Behind the Scenes: What does it take to plan a season?

What does it take to put together an orchestra’s season? Lots of time, knowledge, forethought and planning—two years worth of planning, to be exact. Sometimes it might seem that planning a season of...