The Lake Placid Sinfonietta (LPS) is a professional chamber orchestra of twenty musicians from across the country. Since inception in 1917 and continuing to the present day, the LPS has provided excellent live classical music performance to communities in the heart of the Adirondacks.
For tickets to in-person or virtual performances, follow the links below. Series Subscribers will receive a link to renew their packages online in early May. If you would like to become a new subscriber, please contact the Box Office directly at (518) 523-2512.
Continuing this season! The LP Sinfonietta is live-streaming all Sunday concerts. All concerts are real-time, so the virtual link will begin and end at the same time as the in-person concert.
The Sunday Symphony Series concerts all start at 7:30 p.m. The virtual tickets cost $15 and can be purchased up to 5:30 p.m. the evening of the performance.
7:30pm Sunday evenings at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts
Sunday, July 10 | Opening Night!
Due to unforeseen circumstances, this evening's program has been changed and scheduled Guest Artist Alexander Kerr will not be performing. The Leshnoff "Chamber Concerto for Violin and Orchestra" will be replaced with Mozart's "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik" and Lake Placid Sinfonietta Principal Second Violin, Gaylon McKay Patterson, will perform Bach's "Concerto for Two Violins" (the "Bach Double") with Concertmaster Daniel Szasz.
Sunday, July 17 | Sounds of Light
With Guest Artists: Sara Davis Buechner, Piano
- Gwyneth Walker – The Light of Three Mornings, Sketches of Braintree Hill
- Felix Mendelssohn – Piano Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, Sara Davis Buechner, piano
- Franz Schubert – Symphony No. 5 in Bb Major
Saturday, July 23 | Masters' Trio Supreme
- Gioachino Rossini – La Scala di Seta Overture
- Richard Wagner – Siegfried Idyll
- Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 6, “Pastoral”
Sunday, July 31 | American Opus generously sponsored by the Victor Herbert Foundation
With Soloist Daniel Szasz, Violin & Concertmaster
- Jessie Montgomery - Strum
- Aaron Copland – Music for the Movies
- Morton Johannes Lauridsen – O Magnum Mysterium, Daniel Szasz, violin
- George Gershwin – Someone to Watch Over Me, Daniel Szasz, violin
- Stephen Paulus - Voices from the Gallery, Leigh Barrett, narrator
Sunday, August 7 | Beautiful Melodies
With Guest Artist: Jeffrey Biegel, piano
- James Stephenson – Chamber Concerto
- Camille Saint-Saëns – Piano Concerto No. 2, Jeffrey Biegel, piano
- Edward Elgar, arr. George Morton – Enigma Variations
Sunday, August 14 | The Planets
- Steven Franklin – Winter Skies, world premiere
- Gustav Holst, arr. George Morton – The Planets