Sweet T’s Sweet Treats THANK YOU REFRESHMENTS, prepared by Terri Wilson of Sweet T’s Sweet Treats, were hand-delivered to subscribers on Fanfare! concert weekend, contact-free (all safety measures observed). Big thank you to Terri Wilson, a member of Union Symphony League. This token of our appreciation is provided by […]

Subscriber Thank You Gift


Jazz at John’s Place Saturday, June 12 5–8 PM Union Jazz, featuring Chris Jones, Chris Garges, John Shaughnessy, and Matt Postle, returns to John’s Place, Matthews. Join us for a relaxing evening of improv jazz. John’s Place is a cozy, upscale neighborhood bar located right next door to Mario’s Italian […]

Jazz at John’s Place This Weekend



  PC: David Brandt Fanfare! Union Symphony Orchestra Deanna Tham, Music Director and Conductor Streaming to Season Subscribers   We’re proud to present music filled with glory, adventure, and unbridled creativity. Conducted by Deanna Tham, Fanfare! was filmed for a private audience to honor Union Symphony League on Saturday, May […]

Photos of Fanfare!


    Union Symphony Youth Orchestra and Prelude Junior String Orchestra, under the direction of Sabrina Howard, Youth Director, and Keith James, Associate Director, performed a spring concert on Sunday, May 2 at Secrest Grove Baptist Church. It was enjoyed by a small, private audience of parents, with all social […]

Photos of USYO Springtime Concert



  PC: Darcy / If It’s Digital As a culmination to a successful garden tour, guests enjoyed a beautiful evening, which included cocktails, a coursed dinner under the stars, and entertainment by Union Jazz. This event was held at the stunning home of Shannon King and John Juba, and hosted […]

Photos of Symphony Under the Stars


  PC: David Brandt   Union Symphony League hosted an inaugural garden tour, Symphony of Flowers, on Saturday, May 15 and Sunday, May 16. Visitors experienced gardens that contained both flowers and vegetables with special features including effective use of planting in pots, beekeeping and a garden art studio. Musical […]

Photos of Symphony of Flowers Garden Tour



  PC: David Brandt Thank you to all who joined us at Monroe’s first brewery & craft beer bar, Southern Range Brewing, Co., on the evening of Friday, May 14 to enjoy improv jazz by Union Jazz. The performance featured Chris Jones, guitar; Dennis Contreras, bass; and Trevor Cook, drums. […]

Photos of Union Jazz at Southern Range Brewing


PC: David Brandt An Evening With Friends Thursday, May 13 7:30 PM A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, was filmed for a private audience on May 6, 7 PM, by Chain Reaction Studios at The Dowd Center Theatre. This Chopin-inspired jazz performance is broadcast to […]

Photos of An Evening With Friends