Artistic Director


  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


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



Sunday, October 13, 2019, 4 PM The Batte Center, Wingate University Johann Strauss      An der Schönen Blauen Donau (On the Beautiful Blue Danube) Antonio Vivaldi      Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons) The Union Symphony Orchestra offers a wide spectrum of music to suit all tastes, beginning with Johann Strauss’ popular “Blue […]

Opening Concert 2019


Saturday, May 4 The Batte Center Wingate University Karen Slack, soprano, and Union Symphony Orchestra took the stage at Wingate University. Special thanks to concert season sponsor, Wingate University. Photos by David Brandt

Photos of Dreams



On May 4, at 2 PM soprano extraordinaire Karen Slack will be performing with Union Symphony Orchestra at The Batte Center of Wingate University. Praised by critics for having such a beautiful voice, Karen Slack has traveled all over the world performing with some of the top conductors of opera […]

USO With Karen Slack


Dreams    Saturday, May 4, 2PM, Note Time Change The Batte Center, Wingate University Maestro’s listening recommendations for Dreams concert featuring USO and soprano, Karen Slack: This concert is brought to you by concert season sponsor Wingate University. Carl Maria von Weber, “Der Freischütz” Overture (The Free Shot—or Free Bullet). Carlos Kleiber, […]

USO Concert May 4 Listening Recommendations



Dreams Saturday, May 4, 2 PM, Note Time Change The Batte Center, Wingate University Union Symphony Orchestra presents a concert that includes three milestones of the Romantic era: Carl Maria von Weber Overture to Der Freischütz Richard Wagner Wesendonck-Lieder, WWV 91 Karen Slack, soprano Robert Schumann Symphony No.4 in d, opus 120 (arr. Mahler) […]

Dreams – USO In Concert


          Urban Legend Friday, Nov. 2, 2018at 7:30 * Saturday Nov.3, 2018 at 2:30 PM Wingate University Opera with Union Symphony Orchestra Dr. Jessie Wright Martin, artistic Director Dr. David Brooks, Urban Legend / World Premiere Tickets available at the door $15  The Batte Center, Wingate […]

Urban Legend Coming Soon!!!