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St. Patrick's Day Gala Benefits VSO

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VSO violinist Amanda Gates performed Irish tunes on fiddle at the society's An Elegant Emerald Evening 2018 gala. Longtime VSO Resident Conductor and event honoree, Benjamin Rous, also performed along with the New Commonwealth Quartet and the VSO Woodwind Quintet. The annual fundraising event was held on St. Patrick's Day at the Clubhouse at Governor's Land at Two Rivers.

EVENT PHOTOS
(View over 200 professional photos from the 2018 gala.
Photo Credit: Helen's Place Photography.)

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SPECIAL EVENTS - GREATER WILLIAMBURG AREA

A number of special local events feature the Virginia Symphony Orchestra - including performances at the Williamsburg Library, an annual outdoor concert held at the Matoaka Ampitheatre on the campus of the College of William and Mary, special VSO Unplugged concerts held at the Williamsburg Winery, and free concerts at the Williamsburg Regional Library.

 

Matoaka concert

The Virginia Symphony Orchestra holds a a free outdoor concert at the College of William & Mary's Lake Matoaka Ampitheater each September.

 

 


 

Concert Season Events

Pre Concert Dinner

Prior to the final concert in the Virginia Symphony’s  2017-2018 Williamsburg series,  the Virginia Symphony Society of Greater Williamsburg held a pre-concert dinner at the clubhouse at Colonial Heritage.  We were pleased to have Elizabeth Baroody, VSO Vice President of Development, join us.  Entertainment was provided by Debra Wendells Cross, VSO Principal Flute Chair, who gave a brief presentation about the history and evolution of the instrument followed by a performance of solo selections. 

We are busy planning our Annual Meeting and new events for the upcoming season.

Stay tuned for event updates on seasonal socials and pre-concert dinner events featuring live music from VSO musicians!

 


 

Free Williamsburg Regional Library Concerts

Join us at the Williamsburg Regional Library located at 515 Scotland Street for music by various VSO musical artists throughout the year. Concerts are free - no ticket required.

Next Concert:

"Celebrations" - Brass Ensemble

May 23, 2018 - 7:30-8:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Thank You

A STANDING OVATION to the generous individuals and corporate sponsors below for their support of the 2018 Gala.

Thank you for supporing the arts in our community!!

Tysinger

 

Mari Ann & Charlie Banks

Davenport

Compass

 

Riverside

Dr. Lester Dubnick, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

 

Season of Williamsburg

Harbor's Edge

Landing

 

Douglas Aquatics

Ward

Diane & Robert Petterson

Susan & Gary Ripple

Bob & Diane Petterson

Robert & Mary Moore

Gus Gustaferro & Marge Malvin

Page & Virginia Cranford

David & Linda Graham