The LSSO is a not-for-profit symphony orchestra whose primary focus it to engage, inspire and educate through music's extraordinary power, to create an opportunity for Chicago area musicians to perform a wide variety of symphonic music, and to provide youth, seniors, and persons with limited access to the arts high quality, affordable, and enlightening music.
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Announcing Our
2013–2014 Season  

Lake Shore Symphony Orchestra:
2012 Orchestra of the Year - Community Award

Russell Vinick, Music Director
2010 Conductor of the Year


LSSO is the winner of 2012 “Orchestra of the Year– Community ” Award*

LSSO is the winner of 2011 “Programming of the Year” Award*

Maestro Russell Vinick is 2010 Conductor of the Year!*

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*Awarded by the Illinois Council of Orchestras



P: 312.409.5670
E. info@lsso.org

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 57237
Chicago, IL 60657







Introducing Our 2013/2014 Season | Download Our Season Brochure

40th Anniversary Oktoberfest
October 13, 2013

Take a trip with us to Europe as we celebrate, Oktoberfest style, the LSSO’s 40th Anniversary with a traditional German band that includes the Alphorn.

Queen of All Saints
November 10, 2013

In this very special non subscription concert, the LSSO joins with the choir and soloists of the Queen of All Saints Basilica,Ken Sotak, Director, on its Music of the Master Series.

Dancing with the Tsars
January 26, 2014

Featuring all Russian music all related to dance. Enjoy this program that is a treat for the ears and the eyes.

Drumming Up Excitement
March 30, 2014

This will be a rare treat to hear traditional Korean drumming and the hypnotic drums of Bolero.

Mahler’s 2nd
June 1, 2014

Experience this heavenly and powerful season finale that will take your breath away.

LSSO Live Performances

Mahler Symphony no.5,  Mvt 1

Rachmaninoff Symphonic
, Mvt 1

Holst Planets, Jupiter

Mahler Symphony No. 5, Mvt 5