photos: Jim Black, Land of the Waxhaws
Pops on the Plaza, sponsored by City of Monroe was held on Sunday, May 13 at the Main Street Plaza in downtown Monroe. Directed by Dorian Neuendorf, Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra performed many pieces including “Slavonic Dance No. 8” and “Peer Gynt Suite No. 1.” Overture performances were performed by the Prelude Junior String Orchestra and Union Jazz. The evening was a great success thanks to everyone who came.
“Excellent repertoire that everyone did enjoy. Beautiful evening with many, many talented musicians of all ages.” —Beth Joy Fowler, director of Allegro Strings