Yearly Archives: 2016


The Nutcracker Union Symphony partnered with the Union County Youth Ballet for their twenty-fourth production of The Nutcracker by Piotr Tchaikovsky. They performed last Friday and Saturday at The Batte Center. Live music was brought to you by the Nutcracker Open golf tournament, thank you to everyone who supported that event. Many thanks to our […]

Photos and Video from The Nutcracker & Advent Service


The Nutcracker Union County Youth Ballet Union Symphony Orchestra December 9 & 10, 7 PM  The Batte Center Wingate University Union Symphony is pleased this season to partner with the Union County Youth Ballet for their twenty-fourth production of The Nutcracker by Piotr Tchaikovsky. Based on the story by E. T. A. Hoffmann and choreographed […]

Tchaikovsky and Sugar Plum Visions



CUMC Christmas Concert Central United Methodist Church Community Chorus and Union Symphony will perform their annual Christmas concert, “Go, Tell It” by Jack Schrader this Sunday, December 4th at 5 PM. Directed by James O’Dell. Preconcert performance by Allegro Strings. Central United Methodist Church 801 S Hayne St, Monroe, NC Free […]

FREE Concert Sunday!


This Thanksgiving we pause to reflect on the many blessings bestowed upon us throughout the year. Your ongoing support is greatly appreciated. Warmest wishes for a happy Thanksgiving!               Union Symphony Youth Orchestra’s TaleSpin Union Symphony Youth Orchestra gave a marvelous performance for their fall concert […]

Happy Thanksgiving!



Cool Jazz Tonight! November 17 at 7 PM–11 PM Dennis Contreras & Friends Opening performance by Union Jazz Matt Postle on trumpet, Greg Jarrell on saxophone, and Trevor Cook on vibes The Bottle Factory Venue $5 suggested donation at the door in lieu of cover charge Light snacks provided and cash bar […]

Cool Jazz TONIGHT! And Nutcracker Open PHOTOS!


Congratulations, Wingate University, on a beautiful performance of Engelbert Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel! The opera took place in The Batte Center at Wingate University last Friday and Saturday (November 4th & 5th). The Nutcracker Open Good luck to all of the golfers on Monday! Union Symphony is pleased this season to […]

Congratulations to Wingate University Opera



Engelbert Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel Friday–Saturday, November 4–5 at 7:30 PM Dr. Jessie Wright Martin, music director Dr. Kenney Potter, conductor The Batte Center at Wingate University Admission $15   Union Symphony Salutes The Petal Shoppe of Monroe Union Symphony salutes The Petal Shoppe, the official florist of the symphony. We greatly appreciate […]

Opera at Wingate University


Mozart! Slideshow Thank you to all who attended Union Symphony Orchestra’s concert this past Sunday at Sardis Baptist Church. We greatly appreciate your support of the symphony! Hansel and Gretel Friday–Saturday, November 4–5 7:30 PM Dr. Jessie Wright Martin, Music director Dr. Kenney Potter, Conductor Opera at The Batte Center, […]

Mozart! Photos & Upcoming Opera Performance