Performing Arts of Maitland Presents

Join us this Sunday, October 8, at Maitland Presbyterian Church for two services:  9:30 am and 11:00 am.
We open with “Arioso” from Cantata No. 156, by Johann Sebastian Bach
and invite the audience to sing with us in Martin Luther’s “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God”.
This work joins the Organ, Choir, and Orchestra in the Reformations’ most powerful work.Come be a part of it!  Just in time for the 500th year celebration this month!

Maitland Symphony Orchestra’s Spring concert celebrated American composers with “A Salute to America”. Selections included Aaron Copland’s “Hoe-Down”, selections from William Grant Still’s “Afro-American Symphony”. Additional offerings featured well-known American big band, movie, folk and spiritual melodies. MSO celebrated America’s best music!  Concert CD’s are available for $10. 

October 28, 2017 – Maitland, Fla. – The Performing Arts of Maitland announces their 5th annual concert “Masterpiece Moments at Mead” featuring the Maitland Symphony Orchestra (MSO) and guest Winter Park Chamber Music Academy (WPCMA).

Join the Maitland Symphony orchestra for an exciting celebration of Halloween as they present “MASTERPIECE MOMENTS at MEAD”, a concert with musical selections of Myths, Legends and Heroes by John Williams, Tchaikovsky, Hans Zimmer and more.

Creative Arts For Life

Creative Arts Badge

Fall 2017
Creative Arts for Life (CAL) is a program offered by Performing Arts of Maitland.  CAL provides professionally taught classes to older adults at the Venue on the Lake-Maitland Civic Center.  Classes meet weekly for 8 consecutive weeks for art instruction with Marla E, Elizabeth St. Hilaire, Thomas Thorspecken and Linda Saracino. Classes begin September 20 from 10am-noon.  These professionally trained artists lead classes with 2 hours of instruction per week.  $90.00 tuition includes supplies purchased by the teaching artist for each project.  This makes it easy for older adults to participate and ensures that the materials support the planned curriculum.  At the end of the 8-week semester, a performance/exhibit occurs. This performance gives the student artist a goal to achieve. Call Lucy Medford at 407-443-4240.

The Baroque Chamber Orchestra returned Sunday, September 24 (previously the 10th) to the Venue on the Lake for some “Bach, Britten, Brahms & Gaga”.

Attendees enjoyed an intimate Sunday afternoon Concert presented by the Baroque Chamber Orchestra sponsored by Performing Arts of Maitland at the Venue on the Lake -Maitland Civic Center.

BCO  performed Baroque and Beyond selections including Bach’s Brandenburg No 3. (which he composed for a job interview), Britten’s energetic and dynamic Simple Symphony (the second movement is “plucked”!), Brahms Hungarian (Gypsy) Dance No. 6, Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” arranged in the style of a Bach fugue, and more! Refreshments will be available.