Now in its 74th season, GBS has provided Bridgeport and the region with the finest in orchestral music. Maestro Eric Jacobsen continues to stretch the impressive talents of our musicians with heroic, large scale programming. GBS has recently hosted such worldwide luminaries as violinists Gil Shaham and Colin Jacobsen, pianists Alex Beyer, Andrew Armstrong, and the incomparable Yuja Wang. 


We Hope To See You At The Klein

All concerts in the 2019-2020 season will take place at 8 PM at the historic, Art-Deco Klein Memorial Auditorium located at 960 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport. Our home for the past 73 years, the Klein is conveniently located near all major routes, has plush, comfortable seating and wonderful acoustics. Symphony patrons are offered free, attended parking at the municipal parking facility located directly across the street from the hall. An informative pre-concert talk is presented in the auditorium prior to each performance at 7 PM. For more information, visit 


GBS Is About More Than Concerts

GBS is also a major presence in the educational community of our region. We have touched the lives of local area students by bringing great music into the Bridgeport public schools and mentoring come of the region’s most talented young musicians. 

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Under the exciting leadership of Eric Jacobsen, the Greater Bridgeport Symphony maintains the highest musical standards, presenting truly extraordinary and captivating concerts. Eric has revitalized the orchestra and brought a new level of excitement and youthful energy that is unique among regional orchestras in Connecticut.

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