New Concerts

 


Special Armistice Day Commemoration Concert
Monday, November 5,  2018 at 7:00 PM

The Waynesboro Symphony Orchestra is pleased to join the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library in presenting the inaugural concert of a week-long series of events commemorating the centennial of Armistice Day — the official end of World War I. The program will feature works inspired by and/or composed during or just following the Great War by Elgar, Fauré, Holst, and Korngold as well as patriotic selections by Bagley, Gould, and Sousa that were known to rally the Nation on behalf of our troops. Renowned concert cellist Jennifer Kloetzel will be the featured soloist. The concert will take place at First Presbyterian Church in Staunton, Virginia on Monday, November 5 at 7:00 PM. Admission is free, tickets are not required, and donations are welcome and greatly appreciated.

 

 

“The Russian Connection”

Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 7:30 pm
LOCATION: First Presbyterian Church

100 E Frederick St, Staunton, VA  24401
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Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm
LOCATION: First Presbyterian Church
13th Street @ Wayne Ave, 269 South Wayne Avenue @ Wayne Ave and 11th Street, Waynesboro, VA  22980
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FEATURING:
• GLINKA: “Ruslan and Lyudmila” Overture
• SHOSTAKOVICH: Concerto No. 1 for Violoncello and Orchestra in E-flat Major, Opus 107, featuring Jennifer Kloetzel, cello soloist
• STRAVINSKY:  “The Firebird” (Zhar’-ptitsa; L’Oiseau de feu): Suite (1919 Version)

 

“Titan”

Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 7:30 pm
LOCATION: First Presbyterian Church
100 E Frederick St, Staunton, VA 24401

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Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 3:00 pm
LOCATION: First Presbyterian Church
269 South Wayne Avenue @ Wayne Ave and 11th Street, Waynesboro, VA  22980
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FEATURING:
• MAHLER: Symphony No. 1 in D Major