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Upcoming Events

This year’s Summer Music Festival, themed Elements of Nature, will run from June 22-August 10, 2024.  During the eight-week Summer Music Festival season, the NRO performs as many as 21 orchestral concerts and over 32 free, community, family friendly concerts. The NRO provides a unique opportunity for young, talented musicians to gather invaluable experience playing a broad variety of orchestral and chamber works, led by Music Director Michael Stern and joined by world-renowned guest conductors.

To see our entire calendar of ticketed & free events, click here.

Community Link Welcome Picnic Carter Park, bikes

Support the NRO

The National Repertory Orchestra is breaking barriers between education, performance and community to develop 21st-century musicians. Here is how you can support the NRO through individual giving or sponsorships.

community engagement

During their summer fellowship, NRO musicians take part in the Community Engagement program. Each year our musicians animate Summit County with engaging performances in neighborhoods, parks, plazas, libraries, and classrooms.

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Michael Stern by Elaine Collins

Michael Stern

NRO’s Music Director Michael Stern has long been devoted to building and leading highly acclaimed orchestras. He currently holds three music director positions: The NRO, Kansas City Symphony, and Orchestra Lumos. Stern was recently named Artistic Advisor of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, one of Canada’s foremost orchestral ensembles.

Community Link Welcome Picnic Carter Park, bikes

Support the NRO

The National Repertory Orchestra is breaking barriers between education, performance and community to develop 21st-century musicians. Here is how you can support the NRO through individual giving or sponsorships.

Nathickman.photo 5045

community engagement

During their summer fellowship, NRO musicians take part in the Community Engagement program. Each year our musicians animate Summit County with engaging performances in neighborhoods, parks, plazas, libraries, and classrooms.

Michael Stern by Elaine Collins

Michael Stern

NRO’s Music Director Michael Stern has long been devoted to building and leading highly acclaimed orchestras. He currently holds three music director positions: The NRO, Kansas City Symphony, and Orchestra Lumos. Stern was recently named Artistic Advisor of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, one of Canada’s foremost orchestral ensembles.

Meet the Orchestra

Each year 80 young musicians are chosen to perform with the National Repertory Orchestra, where they are trained for professional careers as symphony musicians. Our alumni have joined the ranks of every major orchestra in the world—meet this year’s talented musicians.

Our Supporters

Special thanks to the following funders and partners for supporting critical programs that share the power of music with all.

Interested in becoming a funder or partner of the NRO? To learn more, click here.