Fitchburg State Community Orchestra

The Fitchburg State Community Orchestra is comprised of students, faculty members, and other musicians who live in the Greater Fitchburg community. The orchestra performs at numerous campus and community events.

The Fitchburg State Community Orchestra performing

The Fitchburg State Community Orchestra is conducted by Dr. Hildur Schilling (email: hschilling@fitchburgstate.edu or call 978.665.4178).

To Register

Please contact the Registrar's Office to enroll in the orchestra. You may earn credit by registering for Instrumental Arts Orchestra, MUSC 2402. Or, you may register for no credit (and no fee) by registering for Community Orchestra LLL 1252. Registration is open to Fitchburg State students and community members.

A violin player in the Fitchburg State Community Orchestra

Upcoming Performances

Cancelled: Music Mega Mix
Monday, March 23, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in Weston Auditorium

Orchestra and Concert Band Performance
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in Weston Auditorium
Free and Open to the Public

Recent Performances

Music Mega-Mix
A Showcase of Fitchburg State's Music Ensembles featuring Concert Band, Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Band, Concert Choir, and Chamber Choir
Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in Weston Auditorium
Free and Open to the Public

Orchestra and Concert Band Performance
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in Weston Auditorium
Free and Open to the Public

Poster for the Spring Concert band and Orchestra performance
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in Weston Auditorium
 

Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Concert Band and Orchestra Performances in Weston Auditorium. 

The Glory: Music of Power and Conviction
The orchestra performed Vivaldi's Gloria with choirs

Classical Rock concert performed by FSU Community Orchestra
The orchestra performed a program of rock music