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We are thrilled to share with you the 2024-2025 season: A Season of Firsts! The biggest first to celebrate is Matthew’s inaugural season as Music Director and the beginning of the next chapter in our orchestra’s history.

Saturday, June 15th, 2024 | 7:30pm

Gospel Joins Symphony is a partnership between the CSO and EN-RICH-MENT of Stark County. We welcome Dr. Henry Panion, III, multi-award-winning and internationally renowned conductor, composer, arranger, and producer. Dr. Panion will jointly conduct this concert with CSO music director designate, Matthew Jenkins Jaroszewicz.
This concert will occur four days before Juneteenth, a holiday celebrated on June 19 to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved people in the US.

Monday, June 24th, 2024 | 7:30pm

Join us for a casual evening of live music overlooking the city of Canton as we close out our 86th season! Songs in the Sky will begin with a VIP cocktail hour, followed by the Cleveland Keys Dueling Pianos (who will take live requests), wine pull, and raffle baskets curated by the Symphony League of Canton! Rumor has it… several members of the CSO staff and board will perform.

2024 Schedule Now Available

Enjoy the spontaneous sounds of nature with the orchestrated sounds of music! Summer Serenades is a family-friendly series of instrumental ensembles performing all over Stark County. Bring your chair or blanket, favorite picnic food, and games; explore the parks and listen to the music!

Friday, July 12, 2024 at noon

Join the CSO and Thrivent for an informative presentation regarding charitable giving and donor advised funds. Led by financial advisor Aaron Speakman, we will go through the many options you have when deciding to establish your legacy in perpetuity. 

Saturday, July 13, 2024 | 6:30pm

The CSO will perform a selection of pieces that reflect the sounds and characteristics of various wildlife native to our community. Turtles, Snakes, Skunks, and Owls… oh my! This concert is appropriate and enjoyable for all ages.

This concert is free and open to the public.