Union Symphony Orchestra


Union Symphony Orchestra Salute to Cinema Deanna Tham, conductor The Dowd Theatre Downtown Monroe In memory of Mr. Frank Dowd, Jr.   The concert and reception are postponed with plans to reschedule next season. Photo by Nathalie Long Photography

Salute to Cinema – Postponed


  Thank you to all who attended and were part of the Appalachian Spring concert on 2/23/20 at The Batte Center, Wingate University. Dave Markgraf gave a stellar performance of Séjourné’s Concerto for Vibraphone with String Orchestra. Additionally, Union Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Richard Rosenberg, performed Copland’s Appalachian Spring. BIG thanks […]

Photos of Appalachian Spring Concert



David Markgraf (shown L), solo artist, will perform Séjourné’s Concerto for Vibraphone with Union Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Richard Rosenberg on Sunday, February 23, 2020, 4 PM (Note Time Change) at The Batte Center, Wingate University. PURCHASE TICKETS Tickets also available at the door.

Séjourné’s Concerto for Vibraphone


Union Symphony Orchestra Salute to Cinema Saturday, April 25, 2020, 7:30 PM The Dowd Theatre, Downtown Monroe Deanna Tham, conductor Preparations are well underway for the USO performance at The Dowd Theatre. The program will include Arlen and Harburg, “Over the Rainbow” from Wizard of Oz and One Summer Day , […]

A View From The Dowd



Thanks to all who attended CUMC’s annual Christmas Concert with Union Symphony Orchestra, conducted by CUMC Music Director James O’Dell. Allegro Strings and Dorian Fiddles, under the direction of Corinne Chausse, interim director, opened the concert.     Photos by David Brandt

CUMC Festive Choir with Union Symphony Orchestra


Gloria Sunday, December 8, 2019, 5 PM Central United Methodist Church, Monroe DID YOU KNOW the wonderfully sunny nature of the Gloria, with its distinctive melodies and rhythms, is characteristic of all of Vivaldi’s music, giving it an immediate and universal appeal. Union Symphony Orchestra annually performs a Christmas concert […]

CUMC Presents Gloria!



Photos David Brandt Thanks to all who attended the 2019 opening concert of Union Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Richard Rosenberg, with solo artist Yulia Zhuravleva. Thank you to The Batte Center and Wingate University, our season sponsor. Union Symphony is pleased to have the support of the Braswell […]

Photos of Opening Concert


Photos by David Brandt Photos of Wingate University Pops on the Quad The weather cooperated while USO, under baton of Deanna Tham, took listeners on a “Journey through Space, Time and Fantasy”. We want to thank all who traveled to hear us and many thanks to the staff of our […]

Photos of Pops on the Quad