City Arts – Nightmare in the Park

RCO 2018 Nightmare in the Park

Saturday October 6th

5:00 pm ·

Glen Miller Park Playground

Richmond, Indiana


We will be playing some selections from our Fall concert, including This is Halloween, Danse Macabre, Symphonie Fantastique-March to the Scaffold, and Night on Bare Mountain.

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RCO Fall Rehearsals

Richmond Community Orchestra begins rehearsal on Monday (9/10/2018) for the 2018-19 season. As usual, we will be rehearsing at Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall on the campus of Earlham College (801 National Road West, Richmond, IN 47374).

Here’s the schedule:

Rehearsals, Mondays, 6:30-8:30, Goddard Auditorium:
2018: September 10 – November 19
2019: January 28 – June 3

If you are interested in joining RCO please email

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Summer Concert – June 18

Summer Concert

June 18 – 7:30-9:00 pm

Food Trucks begin at 5:30 pm

Bring a blanket or chairs, your family, and friends.

Jack Elstro Plaza 
47 N 6th St, Richmond
Across from Morrisson-Reeves Library

RCO-Jack Elstro

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May 6 Concert – New Location

RCO poster May 2018Spring Concert
Sunday, May 6, 2018
3:30 pm

New Location — Civic Hall Performing Arts Center
Richmond High School, 380 Hub Etchinson Parkway

Guest cellist-Lauren Gruber
Special Guest appearance by Strings Initiative Program youth players.

Debut performance – “The Phoinix”, written by Jay Conard to mark the 50th anniversary of the Richmond explosions of 1968.

The program will also feature Prelude to ‘Carmen,’ Beethoven’s “Egmont Overture,” “Pines of Rome (Finale)”, “On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring”, “The Wild Wild West”, and “Star Wars”.

Free Admission

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Richmond Community Orchestra's mission is to encourage lifelong musicianship and appreciation of orchestral music in Richmond, Indiana, and the surrounding area through regular practice and performance

Membership in the orchestra is free, and is open to musicians of all ages. The orchestra usually performs at least five free concerts a year, and occasionally performs extra concerts for special events or local organizations.

RCO is a non-profit organization made possible by the generous donations of members and supporters.

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