MEMORIAL DAY 2022!

Join the Staten Island Philharmonic Winds this weekend, Saturday, May 28, 4 pm, Zion Lutheran Church and Sunday, May 29, 4 pm, Conference House Park. Music by Aaron Copland, John Williams, a world premiere by Staten Island composer Howard Fox, and more! Bring a lawn chair, refreshments, and the whole family. Oh, and it’s FREE!

ELEGY FOR ALEX

Please join the Staten Island Philharmonic for a FREE concert tribute to our founding music director, Alex Guzman, who passed away last year. If you didn’t know Alex, you missed a fine musician and a wonderful, bright, funny, loyal, and loving guy. Program will include 2 pieces by Staten Island composer Howard Fox, Casey at the Bat (Alex was a shortstop) narrated by Louis Bruschi, An Alex Portrait, and Dvorak Symphony No. 8. We’re asking folks to reserve FREE tickets at eventbrite.com, so we’ll know how many people to expect. Please help us spread the word–it’s going to be a great concert!

*Proof of COVID vaccination no longer required*

FESTIPALOOZA 2021!

Please join the Staten Island Philharmonic for our annual FESTIPALOOZA!

Sunday, December 12th at 2pm

Jewish Community Center- Bernikow, 1466 Manor Road

One great concert with music from every holiday. It’s fun, family-friendly, and FREE!! Make your holidays brighter!

(Mask and proof of vaccination required)


DAY OF THE DEAD CONCERT

Bring your bones on down to the Staten Island Philharmonic’s Day of the Dead concert! Saturday, October 30, 4 pm, Zion Lutheran Church, 505 Watchogue Rd. Costumes encouraged. Lots of great music and treats. And it’s FREE!

2021 COVID Memorial Concert

Please join us for this wonderful, FREE concert–SI Philharmonic’s gift to our Staten Island community to offer healing and hope. Our program includes two world premieres–“Threnody,” by Howard Fox, based on a poem by Jonathan Foc, and “Hope is the Thing With Feathers,” by Steve Liotta, based on a poem by Emily Dickinson. Four wonderful singers will join us for this event–Jeannine Otis, Emily Okaah, John Griffin, and Larry Marshall, performing inspirational songs, like “You Raise Me Up,” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone.” The program also includes the Faure “Pavene,” Barber’s “Adagio for Strings,” and excerpts from Elgar’s “Enigma Variations.” The performance will be conducted by Scott Jackson Wiley. 

Beautiful music in a beautiful setting–it doesn’t get better than this! Reserve your FREE tickets today. Seating is limited for effective social distancing, so don’t delay! All performers and audience members must be vaccinated. Masks are optional. Thank you for your support!

British Invasion 2021!

Join us Saturday 9/4, 4 pm, at Zion Lutheran Church and Sunday 9/5, 4 pm, at the Conference House Park, for our 2021 British Invasion Concerts. Great music from folk tunes to the Beatles! It’s FREE, and great for kids–they don’t have to sit still! Bring a lawn chair, refreshments, and enjoy.

🇺🇸 AMERICAN SALUTE 2021! 🇺🇸

Join the Staten Island Philharmonic for our annual “American Salute!” concerts.

Saturday, 4 pm at Conference House Park, south end of Hylan Blvd.

Sunday, 5 pm [5 pm is correct!] on the South Meadow Stage at Snug Harbor.

A great opportunity to introduce your kids to concerts–they are welcome to move around as we play. A fun program of American favorites–and it is FREE! Bring a lawn chair, refreshments, and enjoy.

RUSSIAN HERITAGE CELEBRATION

Join the Staten Island Philharmonic Winds this weekend for two great concerts honoring the musical heritage of Staten Islanders from Russia. The program is Shostakovich “Festive Overture,” Borodin “Polovetsian Dances,” the finale from Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, and Mussorgsky “Pictures at an Exhibition.” Bring a lawn chair, bring refreshments, and enjoy. It’s family-friendly, and FREE!

🇺🇸 FLAG DAY 2021! 🇺🇸

Please join the Staten Island Philharmonic for 2 Flag Day concerts this weekend!

Saturday, 4 pm at Zion Lutheran Church, 505 Watchogue Road.

Sunday, 4 pm at Conference House Park, south end of Hylan Blvd.

Music by Leonard Bernstein, Charles Ives, John Williams, George M. Cohan, and more! Bring a lawn chair, refreshments, and enjoy! Great for families–kids can move to the music. And it’s FREE!

**POSTPONED** MEMORIAL DAY 2021! 🇺🇸

Nature has prevailed today. The Staten Island Philharmonic concert at Conference House Park is postponed. Stay tuned for news on rescheduling.