Immerse Yourself In the Music

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Conductor Gary Liebst

Experience the magic of the Conroe Symphony Orchestra under the masterful direction of Conductor Gary Liebst. With a passion for music and a commitment to enriching our community’s cultural landscape, Liebst leads the orchestra with unparalleled talent and dedication. Immerse yourself in the captivating performances, and join us in celebrating the power of music. Discover the symphony’s upcoming events and secure your season tickets today. Let the Conroe Symphony Orchestra take you on a musical journey like no other.

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Immerse yourself in the captivating performances of the Conroe Symphony Orchestra and embark on a musical journey like no other. Experience the magic under the masterful direction of Conductor Gary Liebst, as he leads the orchestra with unparalleled talent and dedication. Purchase your season tickets today and secure your place for all the upcoming events.

Friends of the Symphony

This dedicated community of music enthusiasts plays an invaluable role in supporting the symphony. The Friends of the Symphony contribute their time and talents behind the scenes, assisting with ticket sales, ushering, fundraising, and so much more. They organize exclusive events and intimate ensembles for patrons, held in unique venues or in the homes of fellow members.  Join the Friends of the Symphony and be a part of this vibrant community that helps keep the music alive. Discover the upcoming concert dates and secure your tickets today. Let the Conroe Symphony Orchestra enchant you with their incredible performances.

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Join us in keeping the music alive

Ticket sales to our concerts cover only a portion of our operating budget. We are grateful for our partners who give to the CSO each season. We seek sponsors for our concerts, apply for grants, organize fundraisers, and rely on the generous donations from friends of the orchestra. These funds are crucial in building a solid foundation for the orchestra to thrive.

Your contribution can make a significant impact! By donating, you are ensuring that we can continue to provide the community with the finest musical experience. As a 501(c)3 organization, your donations are tax-deductible to the maximum extent permitted by law, and many employers offer matching gift programs, which can double or even triple your gift!

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Symphony Spotlights

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Debbie Andrew

Debbie Andrew, Principal BassoonThe Conroe Symphony Orchestra is honored to present Debbie Andrew as their Symphony Spotlight. Andrew has been a member of the CSO for about 10 years and is our Principal Bassoonist. Her servant heart leads her to a variety of positions within the orchestra, serving as the CSO Grant Writer and coordinator of marketing, program printing, and the PowerPoint presentations for the Orchestra. Mrs. Andrew started playing the bassoon in the eighth grade when her band...
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Colleen Bennett

Colleen Bennett, Principal Violist The Conroe Symphony Orchestra is honored to present Colleen Bennett as their Symphony Spotlight. Bennett has been a member of the CSO for about six years and is our Principal Violist and serves as our Personnel Manager. Mrs. Bennett first picked up an instrument when she was 12 with dreams of being a country fiddler. “I started out on violin, and I wanted to be a country fiddler,” she said. “The elementary school I attended began an orchestra program when I...
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Noel Freeman

Noel Freeman, Second TromboneThe Conroe Symphony Orchestra is honored to present Noel Freeman as their Symphony Spotlight. Freeman is one of our newer members, serving a year, and is our Second Trombone (and occasional bass trombone). Freeman first picked up the trombone in 1990, the day before Winter break. His band director told him he needed to know how to play it by the time he got back to school in January. It was a match made in Heaven and he excelled as a young trombonist so much so...
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Mandi Jo Jackson

Mandi Jo Jackson, PercussionThe Conroe Symphony Orchestra is honored to present Mandi Jo Jackson as our Symphony Spotlight. Jackson has been a member of the CSO for about 5 years and can be seen on stage playing the mallets. Being part of The CSO is all about family for Mrs. Jackson as her oldest daughter Abby Jo plays percussion in the Conroe Youth Symphony Orchestra. In fact, her husband and all four of her kids enjoy learning and playing music together. One of her fondest memories of...
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Liz Royce

Liz Royce, Principal French Horn Royce with her second music teacher (accordion/piano) of her life.The Conroe Symphony Orchestra is honored to present Liz Royce as their Symphony Spotlight. Being super musically inclined and able to play multiple instruments, Royce serves as our Principal French Horn. Royce started playing her first instrument at the age of seven. She says she chose the French Horn because it was the most challenging of all the instruments she plays. "I started on Accordion at...

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Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of music with the Conroe Symphony Orchestra. Under the exceptional leadership of Conductor Gary Liebst, we continue to uphold the tradition of excellence that has defined us since our founding in 1997. Our talented musicians, guided by Liebst’s masterful direction, deliver captivating performances that add to the cultural enrichment of our community and enhance the quality of life in the Conroe area. Join us on this extraordinary musical journey and experience the magic of the Conroe Symphony Orchestra. Discover our upcoming events and secure your season tickets today. Let the power of music transport you like never before.

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