Lakeside Symphony Orchestra

The Lakeside Symphony Orchestra (LSO), established in 1963, is one of Lakeside’s most cherished traditions. Under the direction of Music Director & Conductor Daniel Meyer, the symphony brings classical music to guests of all ages presenting six performances. Also performing will be guest musicians, including pianist Maxim Lando, violinist Timothy Chooi, pianist Soyeon Kate Lee and more. Review our 2023 Summer Concert Series below.

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Music Director & Conductor
Daniel Meyer

A native of Cleveland, Daniel Meyer studied conducting at the Hochschule für Musik in Vienna as a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar. He’s a graduate of Denison University and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. As Music Director of the Erie Philharmonic, Artistic Director of the Westmoreland Symphony in Greensburg, Pa., and Director of Orchestral Activities at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Meyer has reinvigorated orchestras with his engaging presence and keen musical intellect.

2023 Symphony Concert Series

We are pleased to welcome the beloved Lakeside Symphony Orchestra for our Sesquicentennial Celebration.

Thursday, July 27 | 7 p.m. | Hoover Auditorium
Family Concert

Friday, July 28 | 7:30 p.m. | Hoover Auditorium
Pops Concert ‘Music of the Knights’
A celebration of three of Britain’s most legendary songwriters – Sir Paul McCartney, Sir Elton John and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber

Wednesday, Aug. 2 | 7:30 p.m. | Hoover Auditorium
Concert with Maxim Lando, Piano 

Friday, Aug. 4 | 7:30 p.m. | Hoover Auditorium
Concert with Timothy Chooi, Violin & Beo String Quartet

Tuesday, Aug. 8 | 8 p.m. | Hoover Auditorium
Concert with Soyeon Kate Lee, Piano

Friday, Aug. 11 | 7:30 p.m. | Hoover Auditorium
Concert accompanied by Verb Ballets
Supported by the Iva M. Clark Memorial Endowment