- Professional Orchestra
- Musical Ensembles
To present two orchestral programs of classical,
semi-classical and popular music in Elko per season.
To provide a venue for emerging young talent to
appear as soloists.
To afford employment and performance
opportunities for northern Nevada professional
musicians and composers.
Our HistorySince its inception, 82 student soloists and
over 1800 members of musical ensembles
have had the opportunity to perform with
this professional orchestra.
The NNCOA has had the honor of commissioning
and premiering these major orchestral works:
- The Sagebrush Suite
- The Mark Twain Suite: Reflections on America
- Concerto for Flute, Piano and Orchestra
- It's About Time, for Jazz Combo and Orchestra by David Bugli, premiered in November 2010.
The NNCOA was fortunate to have had
George Rosenberg as the Founding Conductor
and Music Director of the orchestra.
Since his retirement in 1997, guest conductors have been employed who
knowledge and many years of experience.
Many of the members of the orchestra
are professionals, some with many years
of experience, some just starting, and
some are from Elko.