Introducing our 87th Season

The Power of Music

Unite, Ignite, Illuminate.

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Coming Up Next

Museum mingle

THURSDAY, July 7, 2022
5:o0 PM – 7:00 PM
The Castle Museum of Saginaw County History

The Castle Museum is hosting its monthly event, Museum Mingle, with a pop-up performance from the Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra. Tour the museum and mix and mingle, all while enjoying the wonderful acoustics and sounds of the SBSO! Admission to the Castle Museum is free for Saginaw residents with ID, and there is a small charge for those who live outside of Saginaw County. 

More Concerts & Events

Old Town Art Fair

Friday, August 5, 2022
More Details TBA
Old Town Saginaw

The SBSO will be performing a pop-up concert at the Old Town Saginaw Art Fair. For more details, visit their Facebook page:

Music on the cutting edge

Saturday, October 22, 2022
8 PM
The Temple Theatre

The season opener comprises three pieces by composers with very distinctive voices.

The Magic of Christmas

Tuesday, November 29, 2022
The Temple Theatre

The Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra has been sharing its holiday spirit with generations of Great Lakes Bay audiences and we can’t wait to kick off the holiday season with the musical traditions of the season and celebrate with carols and timeless classics.

Meet Our Music Director

Fouad Fakhouri

With over two decades of international credits as a conductor and composer, Fouad Fakhouri is committed to actively engaging audiences through powerful artistic experiences. Known for his “musical accuracy” and “emotional intensity,” his performances have been celebrated for their broad, dynamic and powerful interpretations, which go beyond the score to capture both the essence and spirit of music.