Rossen Milanov, Music Director

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Cody Fry

July 20, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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With breathtaking concerts and specially curated events to complement repertoire themes, we present music that showcases the depth and diversity of our orchestra, highlighting the talent and creativity of our musicians, conductors, and composers.

Friday Coffee Dress Rehearsals

Patrons are invited to a working dress rehearsal to watch Music Director Rossen Milanov and the musicians of the Columbus Symphony put the final touches on that weekend’s performance. Tickets are $14 and include coffee and donuts.


From Soul, R&B, Rock & Roll to Broadway and the soundtracks of the Silver Screen, the Columbus Symphony, under the direction of Principal Pops Conductor Stuart Chafetz, brings to life some of today’s most popular music.

Family Concerts

Especially for children ages 2-10 and their families, these one-hour concerts are a great introduction to classical music, from light classics to selections from favorite film scores. Be sure to come early for pre-concert activities in the lobby, where you can play an instrument, make a craft, and more! Tickets are $12.50 for adults and $8 for kids 16 and under.

Nationwide Picnic with the Pops

Say hello to summer with Nationwide Picnic with the Pops, your chance to experience today’s most popular entertainers performing alongside the Columbus Symphony! Join us for a central Ohio tradition of seven exciting weekends of music, food, drinks, singing, and dancing under the stars at the Columbus Commons.

Nationwide Popcorn Pops

Sing and dance with the Columbus Symphony at two special family concerts recommended for children ages 3-12. Children will enjoy free popcorn and free pre-concert fun and games including face painting, balloon animals, food trucks, and more!

Tickets are $12.50 for adults and $8 for children aged 3-12. Children 2 and under are free.