Our first concert of the season is October 24th, 2015 at the Universalist Unitarian Church of Berkeley in the Kensington hills. Stay tuned for more information!

Kensington Symphony Orchestra seeks to support, promote and feature local artists as soloists in performance, while enriching the lives of the immediate community by presenting high quality performances of symphonic music available at affordable prices


Bringing beautiful music to the Bay Area

Kensington Symphony Orchestra

Upcoming Concert Dates

October 24th

December 19th

February 27th

April 16th

June 4th​​

The Kensington Symphony Orchestra is a community orchestra based in West Contra Costa County. Enjoying a close and supportive relationship with Contra Costa Community College, KSO membership consist of seasoned professionals, committed non-professional musicians, music educators and students from throughout the entire Bay area. The KSO presents five concert programs per season from September through June at the Universalist Unitarian Church of Berkeley in the Kensington hills.

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The KSO Featuring Meghan Dibble, mezzo soprano

Saturday April 20, 2014. 


In a superior performance conducted by Geoffrey Gallegos, Meghan Dibble presents Gounod: "Faites lui mes aveu" from Faust and  "Parto, parto ma tu ben mio" from La Clemenza di Tito by Motzart.

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Looking to get involved in a talented yet relaxed orchestra? We are always seeking for talented, enthusiastic players in the Bay Area.