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CONCERTS

RESCHEDULED - Eclectic Mix

Please note this concert has been rescheduled due to winter weather from January 7 to Friday, March 24, 2017.
The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra presents Eclectic Mix as part of the Williamsburg Regional Library's Dewey Decibel Concert Series. The program includes works by Stravinsky, Bach and Dvořák and is made possible by Friends of the Williamsburg Regional Library. Tickets $18. Order tickets through WRL.
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NEWS

December 20, 2016: Solid, well-danced efforts from area "Nutcracker" performances

Hymes and the WSO offered a spirited rendering of the score, with Hymes firmly and artistically managing movement on stage and the music in the pit. See the full review.

November 19, 2016: 'Great Symphony' a Great Achievement for WSO

The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra continued its now-expected offering of high quality performance in the "Great Symphony" program at the Kimball Theatre Thursday. See the full review.

 

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ABOUT

The nonprofit Williamsburg Music Association has three components: The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra; The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra League, a fundraising and support organization; and The Williamsburg Youth Orchestras, which give area students the opportunity to play in a full orchestra.

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SUPPORT

In addition to corporate and foundation sponsorship, The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra is grateful for the generosity of many individual supporters. Whether you choose to get involved as a volunteer, annual contributor, or generous benefactor--or all of the above--it is your dedication and donations that allow the organization to achieve its goals of musical artistry, community outreach, and fiscal stability.

MEET OUR PERFORMERS

Janna Hymes
JANNA HYMES
Music Director
Akemi Takayama
AKEMI TAKAYAMA
Concertmaster
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THE ORCHESTRA
Meet The Musicians

MASTERWORKS SCHEDULE

Mar. 29 & 30, 2017

Piano Virtuoso

Ravel                 Mother Goose Suite

Clementi           Symphony no. 1 in C major

Beethoven        Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major,   op. 73, "Emperor"

Alessio Bax  – piano

“Alessio Bax is clearly among the most remarkable young pianists now before the public.”
Bryce Morrison, Gramophone

Apr. 25 & 26, 2017

Hidden Gem

Verdi               Overture to La Forza del Destino

Mozart            Symphony no. 36 in C major, K. 425, “Linz”

Nielsen           Symphony no. 1 in G minor, op. 7

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

  • Eclectic Mix Dewey Decibel Concert
    ECLECTIC MIX - Rescheduled for March 24, 2017
    A Dewey Decibel Concert of the Williamsburg Regional Library
    The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra presents Eclectic Mix at the Williamsburg Regional Library Theater at 7:30 p.m. Part of WRL's Dewey Decibel Concert Series, the program will feature a 22-pc ensemble of winds, strings and harpsicord performing works by Stravinsky, Bach and Dvořák. Conducted by Music Director Janna Hymes. Order tickets online through WRL. This concert is made possible by Friends of the Williamsburg Regional Library.
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  • Alessio Bax by Lisa-Marie Mazzucco
    PIANO VIRTUOSO, March 29 & 30, 2017
    The WSO Presents Piano Virtuoso
    The Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra’s 33rd season continues with its third Masterworks concert, Piano Virtuoso, featuring guest musician Alessio Bax. Following works by Ravel and Clementi, Bax will perform Beethoven’s Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73, “Emperor.” 8:00 p.m. at the Kimball Theatre in Merchants Square. Sponsored by Bay Rivers Group and New Town Dental Arts. For Tickets call 757-229-9857.
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PURCHASE YOUR TICKET

Unless otherwise stated, the Symphony's Season Subscription concerts are performed at the Kimball Theatre in Merchants Square at 8:00 p.m.

$48-58 USD

SPONSORED BY:

PRINCIPAL SEASON UNDERWRITER

Two Friends of Music

GRANTING AGENCIES

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