Community Music


Pops on the Quad Monday, September 3, 2018 Wingate University  7 PM Opening by Union Jazz 8 PM Concert Dorian Neuendorf, conductor Free parking Campus Map Get your friends, pack a picnic and join us for this FREE concert at Pops on the Quad! Food trucks onsite. Food trucks onsite include JJ’s Red Hots, East […]

John Williams – Composer Extraordinaire


Union Jazz performed at Southern Range Brewing Company in downtown Monroe on Friday, June 1. The rain did not stop patrons from listening to improv jazz and checking out the wide selection of craft beers. Thanks to Southern Range Brewing and other generous supporters for making this event possible. photos: David Brandt

Union Jazz at Southern Range Brewing



2018-2019 Concert Season Take a look at Union Symphony’s exciting thirteenth season of bringing music to life in our community. The orchestra will kick off the 2018-2019 season with a concert on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at The Batte Center, Wingate University. Season subscriptions are available now.

2018-2019 Concert Season


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 […]

Pops on the Plaza Success



Bring a basket of food and drinks and join us for Pops on the Plaza. Held on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 6:30 PM, Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra will perform at the Main Street Plaza in Downtown Monroe. This annual outdoor concert is sponsored by the […]

POPS this Sunday!


Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra will perform at the Main Street Plaza in downtown Monroe on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 6:30 PM. This annual outdoor concert is free. Lawn seating, picnics and blankets are welcome. Opening performance by Union Jazz Youth Sponsored by the City of […]

Pops on the Plaza



Enjoy a casual, upscale afternoon and fine music at John’s Place located in the Chestnut Arbor Shopping Center, 2945 Matthews Weddington Road in Matthews. Union Jazz will be there on Saturday, April 21, 3–6 PM with improv jazz. There are so many great food and drink choices on the menu. Check it out. Some proceeds benefit Union Symphony.     […]

Live Jazz at John’s Place


Under the baton of Richard Rosenberg, the Union Symphony Orchestra performed their spring concert on Friday at The Batte Center, Wingate University. “Cities and towns around the country are losing their symphony orchestras. The Union Symphony Orchestra put 73 professional, dedicated musicians on the stage at The Batte Center at Wingate University…and […]

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