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PC: David Brandt   Union Jazz February 27, 2021 7:30 PM Thank you to Season Partner, Union County Community Arts Council. Phillip Howe–Piano Chris Jones–Guitar Dennis Contreras–Bass Trevor Cook–Drums A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, was shared virtually with our subscribers. This improv performance, included […]

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Music Mondays at Dandelion & Friends Join us for Music Mondays at Dandelion & Friends Mercantile Downtown Monroe, 105 S Hayne St. dandfmercantile@gmail.com Hours Monday 11:30-6:30 Tuesday – Friday 8:30 – 6:30 Saturday 9-5 Sunday Closed Fresh baguettes, pastries, gluten free items, coffee, local produce, grab-and-go and more!  Fare of […]

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  A Classical Moment With David Strassberg, Union Symphony By David Brandt David Strassberg, concertmaster, discusses many topics, including his inspiration for music and his role with Union Symphony Orchestra. “I think an orchestra is an integral part [of community]. It should be a very inclusive environment for all people […]

Union Symphony Spotlights Concertmaster David Strassberg


A Conversation with David Markgraf, Union Symphony By David Brandt David Markgraf, principal timpanist and USO manager, shares about his excitement for music as well as the important roles he serves for Union Symphony. “People get to discover something inside themselves that perhaps they didn’t know they had. I hope […]

Union Symphony Spotlights David Markgraf



A Conversation With Shannon King, Union Symphony League Member By David Brandt Union Symphony spotlights Shannon King for her transformative contributions to music and the arts in our community. SAVE the DATE, September 5, 2020. Shannon King (King Residential Group) along with her daughter Karsyn King (The Dandelion Company) and […]

Union Symphony Spotlights Shannon King


 A Conversation With Oboist Javier Perez, Union Symphony By David Brandt Union Symphony salutes Principal Oboist Javier Perez. Javier, originally from Venezuela, started playing with Union Symphony six years ago. “The principal oboe is the one that has the most difficult part, because you have to play all these […]

Union Symphony Spotlights Javier Perez