Upcoming Concert

Treat your mom and the other important women in your life to the Lake Forest Civic Orchestra’s concert on Sunday, May 13th at 4:00pm as we celebrate Mother’s Day with Sisters Unite, a celebration of music by women, for everyone.


Diehnelt – Striadica: A Symphonic Passage – World Premiere

Hartanto – Ngasirah (Ibunda Kartini) – World Premiere

Shostakovitch – Piano Concerto #2 – Airin Efferin, soloist

Smyth – Serenade in D Major

About Us

The Lake Forest Civic Orchestra, a 501(c)3 charitable institution, is proud of its 27-year history of bringing professional and accomplished amateur musicians together to perform beloved classical works. Our current roster includes over 40 players from Lake County and beyond. The 2017-2018 concert season marks the third year with Robert Nordling as music director. The LFCO performs four regular concerts each season. All concerts in 2017-2018 will be held in Lake Forest at Gorton Center’s John & Nancy Hughes Theater.