Family Holiday Concerts on December 7th and 8th
The Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra and the U.Va University Singers continue a festive community tradition, presenting the ninth annual Family Holiday Concerts on Saturday, December 7, at 8:00 pm, and Sunday, December 8, at 3:30 pm. Michael Slon, director of U.Va's premiere vocal ensemble, will conduct the performances at Old Cabell Hall on the Grounds of the University of Virginia. Read more here.
A Musical Kaleidoscope
The Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra presents a season of fairy tales and parables, folksongs and ballads, betrayals and reconciliations, beggars and lovers--luminescent gems of symphonic color and sound to spark your imagination and stir your soal. View our 2013-14 program and dates. Subscriptions are available by calling 434-924-3139 or by mailing a Subscription Form to P.O. Box 4206, Charlottesville, VA 22905. Tickets to individual concerts are on sale at the UVA Arts Box Office. The box office is open Monday - Friday from noon to 5pm.
CUSO Welcomes New Principal Trumpet Matthew Ernst
A native of Ohio, Mr. Ernst was appointed in 2012 as Acting Principal Trumpet with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra. Prior to joining the VSO, he served as Associate Principal Trumpet with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra in New Orleans for five seasons. More information
Pictures from Symphony Under the Stars
Music Director Kate Tamarkin and the orchestra presented music from the big screen at the McIntire Amphitheatre at U.Va on Sunday, September 15. Three thousand people enjoyed this free outdoor pops concert with special guest narrator Jody Kielbasa, Director of the Virginia Film Festival. See photos