Season Tickets & Subscriptions

The purchase of an orchestra subscription includes admission to all five season concerts and priority reserved seating
for The Nutcracker.  Subscribers save 17 percent off the price of five individual admissions. 


Each adult subscription includes five tickets, three of which may be used at any of the October, March, or May concerts—one at each concert or up to three admissions for any one concert. This flex feature allows you to get the full value of your subscription.


A family subscription will admit two adults and all their children to each concert.


Season tickets may be ordered by credit card at or by returning the order form attached to this brochure.

Click "Become a Member" to purchase season Subscriptions.

2013 - 2014 Concert Season


Rhapsody in Blue Pops Concert

liam teague

Sunday, September 22nd, 2013 at 3:00PM
Princeton High School Auditorium

Nicholas Towns - piano

Towns returns to his alma mater to perform Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, plus other American favorites the whole family will enjoy.

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Mahler and Schumann

tod bowermaster

Sunday, October 27th, 2013 at 3:00PM
LaSalle-Peru High School Auditorium

Orna Arania - soprano

Mahler's Songs of the Wayfarer and Schumann's Symphony No. 3, Op 97
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The Nutcracker

susan nelson

Saturday, December 14th, 2013 at 4:00PM    Sunday, December 15th, 2013 at 3:00PM
LaSalle-Peru High School Auditorium  

A fully staged performance of Tchaikovsky's beloved ballet with dancers from Dance Center (Lasalle), Gray's School of Dance (Ottawa), and Ottawa Dance Academy, and Snowflake Chorus by Parkside Concert Choir.
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Young Performers

Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 4:00PM
Ottawa High School Auditorium

Winners of the 2014 Young Performers Competition

Joannah Cisneros, flute, Telemann Suite in A Minor

Simon Tiffin, piano, Mozart Concerto No. 20 in D Minor plus Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture, Bizet: Carmen Suites, & Saint-Saëns: Bacchanale from Samson & Delilah


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Saint-Saens and Tchaikovsky

rachel barton pine

Saturday, May 10th, 2014 at 4:00PM
Illinois Valley Community College Cultural Centre

Kam-Lung Cheng - violin

Violin Concerto No. 3 by Saint-Saens and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No.5 in E Minor, Op 64

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