Philharmonic Fills Fall with Dazzle and Enchantment
Tickets are available for events in September, October, and November!


Dazzle and Destiny

The Santa Maria Philharmonic 2017-18 Concert season opens on Saturday, September 23, 2017.  Maestro Michael Nowak will conduct the orchestra in Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5, The Lark Ascending by Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Camille Saint-Saëns composition for a virtuoso violinist, the Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso. Violinist Jessica Guideri will bring the dazzle as she performs solos in “The Lark” and the “Introduction.”

You can buy season tickets now to enjoy “Dazzle and Destiny” in September and the remaining three concerts in the season at a modest savings – or purchase tickets for individual concerts here.



The Program: Mozart, Trio No. 6 in G Major, K. 564 Shostakovich, Trio No. 1 in C minor, Op. 8 for Violin, Cello and Piano Mendelssohn, Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49

Sunday, October 1st finds an enchanting trio, I Musici D’Amore, playing Mozart, Shostakovich, and Mendelssohn in a private afternoon concert accompanied by wine and hors d’oeuvres.   The Santa Maria Philharmonic Orchestra’s concertmaster, Sharon Cooper, plays violin with Barbara D’Addario on piano and Pamela De Almeida playing the cello.   The trio has selected a diverse program and will dedicate it to long-time Philharmonic supporter George Crosby, who passed away in June.

The concert address will be provided when you RSVP.  You may call 805-925-0412 or reserve your seats on-line at  The cost is $50 and entirely benefits the Santa Maria Philharmonic Society.  Seating is limited so reserve yours soon!

A Masquerade Ball




Late breaking news:  Here’s a chance to be among the first with your Masquerade Ball tickets in hand – they now are available for advance purchase on the website.