YRSO, December 12, 2021, photo by Wallace Vaughn

Music Along the River

Part of the Yorktown Folk Festival

A concert of Leroy Anderson and Friends
Saturday, September 24, 2022 ● 2:00 pm

Riverwalk Community Partner Stage
(green space in front of Riverwalk Restaurant, 323 Water Street, Yorktown)
Some audience seating available - bringing folding chairs or blankets suggested
(Free admission)

conductor, Clint Correll

A Leroy Anderson Celebration

Sunday, October 9, 2022 ● 3:00 pm
United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula
401 City Center Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606

conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

Come join us for an exciting, fun filled afternoon as we celebrate America's most beloved composer. We will combine some of the usual more familiar pieces with some of Anderson's rarer pieces like: Home Stretch, Serenata, Horse and Buggy, and The Waltzing Cat.

Click on the Season tab for information about the locations and programs of the six scheduled concerts, and on the Ticket tab for ticket information about tickets.

Join the YRSO

The orchestra currently rehearses from 7-9 p.m. Monday evenings at the UJC in Newport News. If you are interested in playing with the YRSO, contact either Clint Correll, Conductor, (804) 394-5557, stich_@hotmail.com or Adrienne Vaughn, Personnel Director, (757) 810-0927, greyliliy@gmail.com.

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

Young Artists Concerto Competition

The YRSO will hold this season's Young Artists Concerto Competition in January of 2023. The winner(s) will perform with the orchestra as guest soloist during the May 28th concert. More details will be available in mid September, including applications and deadline, by clicking the Concerto Competition tab above.

YRSO Choir

The YRSO hosts a community choir for designated concerts based on the selection of music. Invitations to participate will be announced, and all singers from the area are welcome to join us.

YRSO, December 12, 2021, photos by Wallace Vaughn

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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