The mission of the Benzie Area Symphony Orchestra is to prepare, promote, and perform orchestral music for audiences in the Benzie County area. The mission is supported by three mutually reinforcing elements:
Artistic Excellence: pursue a standard of excellence in the performance of orchestral music
Musical Development: provide a musical environment that encourages lifelong musical participation and enjoyment
Education: ensure growth in musical skills and knowledge of orchestral music
Due to the current public health situation surrounding COVID-19, BASO has canceled the 2020 season. Please sign up to our mailing list for updates about the 2021 performance and rehearsal calendar.
The Benzie Symphony Orchestra is led my Mr. Tom Riccobono, who is an instructor at Interlochen Arts Academy and Interlochen Adult Band Camp and Principal Trombonist with the Traverse Symphony Orchestra. Learn More.
The Benzie Area Symphony Orchestra is supported in part by an award from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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