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October 9 concert rescheduled for October 24
Warwick Forest Retirement Community

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.

Sixteenth YRSO Young Artists Concerto Competition

The YRSO is accepting application from young artists for the 16th 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.

Join the YRSO

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.

"Start from the Beginning"

Sunday, October 9, 2016 ● 3:00 pm
Sunday, October 24, 2016 ● 7:00 pm

Mary Christian Auditorium, Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton
Warwick Forest Retirement Community, 1004 Old Denbigh Blvd., Newport News

conductor, Dr. Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

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

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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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