New Bedford Symphony Orchestra
Contact: Conee Sousa
684 Purchase St.
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: 508-999-6276

The New Bedford Symphony Orchestra is dedicated to the proposition that classical music can enrich and transform lives. That is why we are very pleased to offer you exciting, moving and beautiful music. It is also why we remain committed to expanding the educational programs we offer to children in our region. Last year more than 25,000 children benefited from our music programs, and this year we will reach even more. And finally, it is why we continue to build strong relationships with other music and cultural organizations in our region. We believe collaboration makes all organizations, and our community, stronger.

Join us for a new beginning and a new sound with our new Music Director, Yaniv Dinur! We have an exciting 2017-2018 season planned for you! Details at  

NBSO Announces Exciting 2018-2019 Season

The New Bedford Symphony Orchestra has just released its upcoming season concert schedule, with four classical and two pops concerts at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center in 2018-2019. Following his critically acclaimed inaugural season, Maestro Yaniv Dinur announced: “I am proud and excited ...
NBSO Announces Scholarship Winners

The New Bedford Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Lillian B. Lamoureux Scholarships. This year's $1,000 senior scholarship winner is baritone Orlando Montalvo Avalo, a vocal performance major at Rhode Island College who plans to use his scholarship award to ...
NBSO Season Closes with Pardon My French

Music Director Yaniv Dinur closes his impressive first NBSO season on Saturday, May 26, when beloved pianist Roberto Plano returns to perform with the orchestra in our grand finale concert, Pardon My French, on Saturday, May 26, at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. The concert, featuring ...
South Coast Chamber Closes Season with April Smolders

On April 14 & 15, the NBSO's South Coast Chamber Music Series finishes off its 2017-2018 season with “April Smolders,” a capricious array of fantasy, virtuosity, the familiar, and the unknown. Artistic Director and pianist Janet Janice Weber is joined by violinists Piotr Buczek and Nina Bishop ...
Tickets Still Available for Movie Night Pops Concert ...

On Saturday, March 31, the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra will perform “Movie Night,” a pops concert featuring songs from iconic films including James Bond, Beauty and the Beast, Lord of the Rings, Back to the Future, Schindler's List, La La Land, The Godfather, and Star Wars. With this selection...