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New World Symphony

  • Highland High School 9135 Erie Street Highland, IN, 46322 United States (map)
Monbeck Auditorium at Highland High School

Monbeck Auditorium at Highland High School

Join the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra and Music Director/Conductor Kirk Muspratt for One Small Step

Call the Symphony office at (219) 836-0525 or visit to order tickets for One Small Step.

The concert  will feature the Symphony Chorus and special guest former NASA Astronaut Colonel Jerry Ross.

Celebrate the bravery of America’s first astronauts and the awe of space at this concert! Cinema and the Symphony meet as videos and photos from the historic 1969 Moon Landing will be shown. Patrons will enjoy  two of Copland’s most popular pieces, Fanfare for the Common Man and Appalachian Spring. In addition, Themes from Star WarsStar Trek and Apollo 13, Strauss’ Also Sprach Zarathustra from 2001 will be included. A selection of Holst’s Planets will make this an out-of-this-world experience.

Colonel Jerry Ross, a Crown Point native, will give a short presentation about his time in space with his own photos from his career as an astronaut aboard the space shuttle.

Tickets are $33-$73 with student tickets at just $10.

This concert is generously sponsored by  the Women’s Association, MonoSol, Georgia and Carsten Falkenberg, John Cicco’s, and Millies Engineering.

Earlier Event: April 28
Summer Workshop
Later Event: May 19
New World Symphony