YRSO, October 8, 2017, photo by Paul Harrison www.paulharrisonphoto.com

The YRSO has four programs scheduled between April and mid-June 2018.

The regular season program will be at TNCC on May 20.

In addition, the YRSO is participating in a program at the Williamsburg Library Theater on May 11, and will perform at the Watermen's Museum in Yorktown on April 29 and June 10.


Sunday, May 20, 2018 ● 3:00 pm
Mary Christian Auditorium, Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton

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

Gounod Philemon & Baucis Overture
Gretry Céphale et Procris Ballet Suite
Mozart Apollo and Hyacinthus, Prelude
Mozart Bastien and Bastienne Overture
Rodgers King and I: Selections
Rubinstein Toréadore and Andalouse
Saint-Saens Samson and Dalila: Dance of the Priestesses
Schumann Hermann And Dorothea: Overture
Roy Ringwald God's Trombones*
  with Choir
Mozart Oboe Concerto Mov. 1
  with Brigid Donahue
* See May 11 concert below for more information about this work.

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

Purchase tickets online

"God's Trombones"

A dramatic & musical presentation

By James Weldon Johnson & Roy Ringwald

Friday, May 11, 2018 ● 7:30 pm
Williamsburg Library Theater

Staged and Directed by Reginald Fox

With the Concert Choir of First Baptist Church Willamsburg
and the York River Symphony Orchestra.
Additional numbers by these groups

Tickets: Adults $15 - children under 12 $8. To purchase tickets call 757-229-1952 or 757-344-3244

Free outdoor concerts

Sunday, April 29, 2018 ● 3:00 pm - Theme: Pirate Invasion
Sunday, June 10, 2018 ● 3:00 pm - Theme: Military Appreciation
Watermen's Museum, Yorktown

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, and percussion. Oboes are needed for the Yorktown concerts. We are glad to put other instrumentalists on the "extra" list.

The YRSO rehearses Monday evenings from 7-9 pm at York High School.

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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