Jazz Night is at Southern Range Brewing on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 7-11 PM. Southern Range Brewing is Monroe’s first brewery and craft beer bar and is located at 151 S. Stewart Street in downtown Monroe. Jazz Night music is by Dennis Contreras Quintet with opening performance by Union […]

Jazz Night at Southern Range Brewing Company


Enjoy a casual, upscale afternoon and fine music at John’s Place located in Chestnut Arbor Shopping Center, 2945 Matthews Weddington Road in Matthews. On April 8, 2-5 PM. Mario’s/John’s Place and Union Symphony present Chris Jones Trio. Chris Jones has been a fixture on the Charlotte jazz scene for almost 20 […]

Jazz at John’s Place Matthews



  Sonic Vista April 29, 2017 at 7 PM Mehul’s Overture to “La Chasse de Jeune Henri” Brahms, Symphony No. 1 in C minor The Batte Center, Wingate University Jennifer Parker-Harley, soloist Richard Rosenberg, Artistic Director         Jazz at John’s Place Matthews Saturday, April 8, 2017, 2-5 PM […]

The Batte Center, John’s Place Matthews, Downtown Monroe and More…


Dennis Contreras Dennis Contreras is a multi-instrumental performer, teacher, and writer/arranger from Portland, Oregon. He received his Bachelor’s in Music from Brigham Young University and Master’s in Music from Northwestern University. Equally adept in classical, jazz, and popular/rock styles, Dennis maintains an active and diverse performance repertoire, with past engagements […]

Dennis Contreras



Another listening recommendation is a video of the NBC Symphony and Arturo Toscanini   Jennifer Parker-Harley, soloist will perform with Union Symphony at the concert on April 29, 2017. Listen to Flute Concerto in D minor. Listen to the overture piece that Union Symphony will perform in the upcoming concert scheduled […]

Maestro’s Listening Recommendations


Enjoy a casual, upscale afternoon and fine music at John’s Place located in Chestnut Arbor Shopping Center, 2945 Matthews Weddington Road in Matthews. On April 8, 2-5 PM. Mario’s/John’s Place and Union Symphony present Chris Jones Trio. Chris Jones has been a fixture on the Charlotte jazz scene for almost 20 […]

Jazz at John’s Place   Recently updated !



Valentine’s Gala Saturday, Feb. 11 at 6 PM Rolling Hills Country Club Performances by Union Symphony Youth Quintet Union County Youth Ballet   Gratitude to Our Sponsors We are excited to have Stepp Law Group as our presenting sponsor for the second consecutive season. Silver First Citizens Bank Wiggins Construction   Dr. & […]

Make Your Gala Reservations


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