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The October 9 concert was postponed due
to a power outage from Hurricane Matthew. It is been rescheduled for
Monday October 24, at 7 PM at Warwick Forest Retirement Community,
1004 Old Denbigh Blvd, Newport News, VA 23602.
Enter the gate to the place and tell the security person you wish to attend YRSO concert. You will directed you to parking and to the main room where the orchestra will perform.
This performance is sponsored by Warwick Forest. Patrons from outside are welcome at no charge. Those with pre-purchased tickets for October 9 who cannot attend on October 24 may use those tickets for a different YRSO performance later in the 2016-2017 season.
The YRSO is accepting application from young artists for the
YRSO Young Artist Concerto Competition. The competition will be
held November 20, 2016, 2PM at the First Presbyterian Church,
514 S. Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23669. Competition winners will
perform with the YRSO at the March 5, 2017 concert.
The application and other information about the competition may be downloaded here.
|If you are interested in playing with the YRSO, contact Pat Shields, 757-232-1195. The orchestra currently has openings for oboe, percussion and strings.|
|Mozart||Symphony No. 1|
|Mozart||Cosi Fan Tutte Overture|
|Rodgers and Hammerstein||Selections from The Sound of Music|
|Herbison||Canon and Fanfare (mov. 1) from Symphony No. 1|
|Kennedy-Fraser||Songs of the Hebrides, No. 1|
|J.S. Bach/Abert||Prelude, Choral and Fugue|
|Daehn||As Summer was Just Beginning|
|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.|