A Tradition of Excellence in Community Concerts

The Music Company Orchestra is a 60-piece volunteer community orchestra performing for those who do not ordinarily hear orchestral music so they can experience the excitement of a live concert.  In addition to playing at area retirement centers and nursing homes, we support local needs/charities.

The Music Company Orchestra, in the interest  of community safety, has cancelled all rehearsals and our Cabaret Concert of April 18, 2020. All reservations for the cabaret will be refunded.  Please consult our website, MCOmusic.org for up-dates on our concert schedule.  We are grateful for your support and look forward to seeing you soon. 

George Jolly, MCO President

Upcoming Events

2020 Cabaret

Saturday, April 18, 2020
Holiday Inn, Saratoga
232 Broadway
Saratoga, NY 12866

Coburg Village

June 22
Coburg Village

Freedom Park

June 28
Freedom Park

St. Joesph’s Church

June 29
St. Joseph’s Church, Scotia

Future Cabaret Concerts

4/17/2021 – Holiday Inn Saratoga


Red Hot Rhythm Royals

Our dixieland Band, the Red Hot Rhythm Royals, has been busy this year. They played at our annual Cabaret concert, at the Charlton Gazebo, at Calvary Episcopal Church in Burnt Hills, at Indian Meadows Park in Glenville and a Halloween Concert for the...

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Concert of Thanksgiving

On Sunday, October 20 the MCO played a concert to benefit the Schenectady Community Ministries. The concert was held at the 1st Reformed Church in the Schenectady Stockade. Comments from the large audience included, best concert ever, great sound, wonderful...

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Thanks so much for spectacular performance.  It was absolutely wonderful and we are most grateful to all of you involved, both MCO and MVC, for spending their day making music to benefit UPH.  I tend to be a little emotional but I was moved to tears several times yesterday by the beauty of the songs performed by both sets of musicians.  This is a memory that I will cherish!

Mary Beth McGarrahan, Operations Manager
Universal Preservation Hall

On the orchestral front, more audiences discovered the Music Company Orchestra, a 42-year old local gem.

Daily Gazette Best of 2014 Classical Music

We love having The Music Company Orchestra come to the Library every year;  they are one of our most popular programs and always draw a large crowd.  We admire the professionalism of the musicians and enjoy the quality of the music.

Jim Foster, Adult Services Librarian
Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

The Music Company Orchestra does a fantastic job with every music piece they play.  I encourage everyone to come and listen to them perform when given the opportunity. 

J. Guilbo - Friend