Youth Event


  We are beyond excited to be together again! Rehearsals look a bit different this year but we are delighted to be with this group of talented young musicians. Some are participating face to face at Secrest Grove Baptist Church, with proper precautions in place, while some are participating virtually […]

USYO Rehearsal Photos


      Union Symphony Youth Orchestra & Prelude Junior String Orchestra begin rehearsal on September 20, 2020, with varying combinations of virtual and small group instruction. All social distancing and safety guidelines will be followed. We look forward to all the good things this season will bring.  

2020-2021 USYO Begins Rehearsal



Union Symphony Youth Orchestra & Prelude Junior String Orchestra Auditions on Saturday, March 14, 2020 and Concert on Sunday, March 15, 2020 are CANCELLED until further notice. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Presenting Sponsor Three Leaf Orthodontics  

USYO Auditions & Concert are Cancelled


Friday, April 11, Dorian Fiddles performed for Art Walk, Downtown Monroe. Corinne Chausse, interim director. Performances this season are a tribute in honor of beloved founding director Beth Joy Fowler. Dorian Fiddles rehearses weekly at First Presbyterian Church, Monroe, and performs throughout the community. Details of upcoming holiday performances will […]

Dorian Fiddles – Monroe Art Walk



Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra performed at Main Street Plaza, Monroe on Mother’s Day. This annual outdoor concert was sponsored by the City of Monroe, with additional support by Union County Community Foundation. Thank you to everyone who joined us for this magical evening. Photos by David […]

Photos of Pops on the Plaza


Pops on the Plaza                          Sunday, May 12, 7 PM Main Street Plaza Downtown Monroe Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra will perform at Main Street Plaza, 500 N. Main Street, Monroe, NC 28112. This annual outdoor […]

Pops On The Plaza!



First Presbyterian Church Palm Sunday Service The music this Palm Sunday, March 20, directed by Kenneth Brown, will feature the USO and The Chancel Choir performing “Jupiter” by Gustav Holst from The Planets, Op. 32 and “Nimrod” by Elgar from EnigmaVariations. The service begins at 11 AM at First Presbyterian Church, 302 East Windsor St. Monroe, […]

Union Symphony Performs for First Presbyterian Church


Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 4 PM Union Symphony Youth Orchestra Sabrina Howard, Music Director With Prelude Junior String Orchestra Amanda Turner, Music Director And Vivace Strings Ensemble Adam Rafferty, Music Director Overture Performance by Allegro Strings at 3:30 PM Beth Joy Fowler, Music Director For more information and a preview of […]

Upcoming Youth Concert and Palm Sunday Service