National Symphony Orchestra

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2011

    Ben Folds on Making the Most of a Misunderstood Career

    Courtesy of the artist.​This Sunday, Ben Folds performs a sold-out show at Powell Hall alongside the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. We talked to the versatile, potty-mouthed and misunderstood performer during a rare moment of rest between rehearsing for one of his many orchestral concerts and j ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2011

    Can You Tell Real St. Louis Symphony Pops Concert Gimmicks From Fakes?

    ​The St. Louis Symphony has announced a handful of new shows for its 2011-2012 Live at Powell series. They are unapologetically pop-centric, which is nothing new for this series or indeed for symphony orchestras nationwide. As it gets harder and harder to attract audiences to classical music, ... More >>

  • Music

    January 23, 2008

    Digging Your Scene

    B-Sides takes a pull of Earthworms' Burbon and rocks out to...Tetris?

  • News

    August 24, 2005

    Unfinished Symphony

    The arrival of a brilliant conductor was drowned out by labor discord. Now the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra begins a new season -- with some strings attached.

  • News

    September 22, 2004


    Week of September 22, 2004

  • Calendar

    September 15, 2004

    You Say It's Your Birthday

    Well, it's the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra's birthday, too!