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"Holiday Concert"

Sunday, December 8, 2019 ● 3:00 pm
Mary Christian Auditorium, Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton

conductor, Reginald Fox
conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

This concert will feature a performance of Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors, a one-act opera performed in English, telling the story of a 12-year-old boy and his visit with the three kings. The orchestra will accompany this a staged production with several solo singers, a shepherds' chorus and dancers. The December 8 performance will also include:
Anderson Buglers Holiday
Anderson Christmas Festival
Adler Feast of Lights
Ployhar Christmas Sing-a-long

Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors will be performed again on Saturday December 14, at 7 p.m. at the Lane Theater in Bruton Heights Education Center, 301 1st St., Williamsburg.

Tickets for both concerts may be purchased at the concert venue for $14 or $12. They may be ordered online or from orchestra members at a $2 discount.

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, trombone and percussion. We are glad to put other instrumentalists on the "extra" list.

The YRSO rehearses Monday evenings from 7-9 pm. Rehearsal locations for August 12 through December 2019 are TBA while the York High School cafeteria undergoes renovations.

The 19th annual Young Artists Concerto Competition, open to musicians ages 12-21, will take place on November 24, 2019. For application materials, click on the Concerto Competition tab then on "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.



York River Symphony Orchestra
P.O. Box 1044
Yorktown, VA 23692
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