New Iberia, LA

Musical Programs

The music at our concerts is “Champagne for the ears.”

"A Prelude to Spring" Chamber Music Concert

Classical programs such as 2010 Candlelight Chamber Music String Concert by the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra featured the acclaimed performer, violinist Lara St. John. This “Four Seasons” by Vivaldi and “Four Seasons – Buenos Aires” concert entitled “From Baroque to the Tango” was enjoyed by many.

On January 8, 2011 our Classical Concert featured local soloists from the Acadiana Symphony in a presentation of the Brandenburg Concertos and on February 11, 2012,  the concert was entitled "Baroque Jewels".

Our 2013, 2014, and 2015 Chamber Music Concerts all had romantic or Valentine themes. This year's Prelude To Spring Concert " will be held on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at St. Peter's Church at 3 P.M.

"Symphony Sunday in the Park" Pops Concert

Held each spring, “Symphony Sunday in the Park“ features the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra in a special free outdoor performance in New Iberia City Park. In the event of rain, the concert is usually held at the Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival Building. The concert has been broadcast in the past by KANE Radio so that the homebound and handicapped may also enjoy the performance.  A special "Best Theme Picnic Contest" is held at the concert site and judging takes place at 2:45pm before the concert. This year's concert theme will be "Happy Birthday Iberia Cultural Resources" and will be held on Sunday, April 7, 2019 from 3:00p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

"Stars and Stripes - A Musical Celebration" Patriotic Concert

In an effort to honor Iberia Parish war veterans, a special concert of patriotic and WWII era music is held in late June in the Sugar Cane Festival Building. This fourth free concert by the Acadiana  Symphony Orchestra completes the "New Iberia Symphony Concert Season". The Acadiana Symphony  performs  this concert every year with the Iberia Community  Band. Next year's patriotic concert theme is "Happy Birthday America" and  is scheduled for Sunday, June 30, 2019 at the Sugar Cane Festival Building from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm.

"Sounds of The Season" Christmas Concert

Sunday, November 24, 2019
This Christmas concert, the first of four Acadiana Symphony Orchestra concerts in the New Iberia 2019-2020 Symphony Season will take place on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 3 PM at St. Peter's Church in New Iberia. A wonderful way to usher in the Christmas season, Christmas carols are mixed in with classical Christmas music such as "The Nutcracker", delighting audiences of all ages. Candlelight and red poinsettias complete the peaceful ambience. A Patrons' Party for all of the last year's Symphony Patrons is held following the concert.



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Special thank you to our 2019 sponsors:

sponsors Acadiana Arts Council Louisiana Division of the Arts Iberia Bank