The YRSO announces its
2017-2018 Season at

Mary Christian Auditorium, Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton

"The Silk Road"

Sunday, October 8, 2017 ● 3:00 pm

"Snowy Holidays"

Sunday, December 10, 2017 ● 3:00 pm

"Space, the Final Frontier"

Sunday, March 4, 2018 ● 3:00 pm


Sunday, May 20, 2018 ● 3:00 pm


Join the YRSO

If you are interested in playing with the YRSO, contact either Eric Reiff Conductor, at the Music Library of Hampton University, (757) 727- 5411, eric.reiff@hamptonu.edu or Barbara Eger, Personnel Director, (757) 267-2959, bfeger@yahoo.com.

The orchestra currently has openings for strings, bassoon and percussion. We are glad to put other instrumentalists on the "extra" list.

The YRSO rehearses Monday evenings from 7-9 pm. Rehearsals for the October concert will begin August 7 in Newport News. After Labor Day, the Orchestra will rehearse at York High School in York County.

Young Artists Concerto Competition

The next Young Artists Concerto Competition will take place at The First Presbyterian Church in Hampton on Sunday, November 19, 2017. It is open to musicians ages 12-21. Information and guidelines and the application form can be accessed by clicking on "Concerto Competition," then "Documents and Forms."

YRSO Choir

Singers are invited to join the YRSO Orchestra Choir

The York River Symphony Orchestra is a non-profit (501 (c) 3) musical ensemble of amateur and professional musicians who offer quality programs to the community.