Pops on the Plaza Our third annual Pops on the Plaza kicked off with “The Star Spangled Banner” and concluded with the energetic “Danzas Cubanas”. Union Symphony Orchestra performed Tchaikaovsky’s Capriccio Italienneand “Moon River” from Breakfast at Tiffany’s, among other favorites. USYO also gave a vivacious rendition of the Carlos Santana and Rob Thomas […]

All About the Pops!

Pops on the Plaza Directed by Mercedes Diaz-Garcia, the Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra will perform Bernstein’s West Side Story and other fun favorites on the Plaza in Downtown Monroe this Sunday, May 15, at 7 PM with an overture performance at 6 PM.   FREE admission. […]

Pops on the Plaza

“A Nod to the Future“ In celebration of its tenth season, the Union Symphony Orchestra performed an important concert Sunday afternoon at The Batte Center at Wingate University. Before the concert began at 4 PM, Vivace Strings—a youth ensemble directed by Adam Rafferty—performed in the rotunda for guests as they […]

Celebrating a Decade

Richard Rosenberg
Invitation to the New World Sunday, April 24 at 4 PM Jessica Mathaes, Violin Soloist Violin Concerto in D major, Tchaikovsky New World Symphony, Dvořák Richard Rosenberg, Artistic Director Vivace Strings, directed by Adam Rafferty, will perform in the rotunda prior to the concert. A reception to honor supporting patrons will follow the […]

Union Symphony in Concert