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BCO welcomes new concertmaster

By Jolyn Halvorson | September 16, 2021

Emily is a violinist from Syracuse, New York and began studying violin at age 8 in her elementary school orchestra. She studied privately from middle school through high school with…

Happy Holidays from the BCO

By Jolyn Halvorson | December 24, 2020

We hope this holiday season finds you safe and well. We have missed performing live for you this year and we cannot wait until we are able to do so…

BCO’s 26th Season is underway…sort of!

By Jolyn Halvorson | September 20, 2020

The Buffalo Community Orchestra is (kind of) back! We began rehearsals a week ago Sunday with just strings, and continued with winds and brass meeting this last Sunday. All wearing…

BCO Supports Cultural Equity

By Jolyn Halvorson | September 20, 2020

Buffalo Community Orchestra supports cultural equity through its policies and practices including encouraging participation by all cultures in our community, selection of music representative of diverse cultures, and the inclusion…

Join us at the Buffalo Community Orchestra Second Annual Scholarship Fundraiser

By Jolyn Halvorson | February 2, 2020

Looking for a fun way to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Join BCO as we host a fun night of music, dancing, food, beverages (available for purchase from the Legion) and of…

BCO Opens their 25th Season on October 27th, 2019

By Jolyn Halvorson | October 14, 2019

Article by Patrick Stonecipher, BCO violist and Senior at Buffalo High School Buffalo Community Orchestra is celebrating its 25th year this October with its Brass Spectacular concert featuring the BCO…

BCO Concert in the Park has been moved indoors

By Jolyn Halvorson | June 9, 2019

Due to the less than ideal weather, the concert this evening will be held at the Buffalo High School Performing Arts Center. Please join us at 7pm for an evening…

BCO Welcomes Hisham Bravo Groover as their new Music Director/Conductor

By Jolyn Halvorson | May 27, 2019

The Buffalo Community Orchestra (BCO) is pleased to announce that Hisham Bravo Groover has accepted the position of Music Director/Conductor starting with the 2019-2020 season. After several months and a…

BCO Spring Concert May 11, 2019

By Jolyn Halvorson | May 4, 2019

Join us for a fun night of Beethoven and Copland!

BCO Opens Music Director/Conductor Search

By Jolyn Halvorson | February 4, 2019

JOB DESCRIPTION – MUSIC DIRECTOR/CONDUCTOR The Buffalo Community Orchestra (BCO) is conducting a search for a Music Director/Conductor to begin in the 2019-2020 Season. Final candidates will be asked to…