Dennis Contreras


Union Jazz took the stage on Saturday, May 18 at John’s Place for a beautiful afternoon of improv jazz. The quartet consisted of Andrew Wright on trumpet, Chris Jones on guitar, Ron Brendle on bass and Brian Burton on drums. Thank you to Mario’s Restaurant/John’s Place for their ongoing support of […]

Photos of Jazz at John’s Place


Jazz at John’s Place Saturday, May 18, 4-7 PM John’s Place 2945 Matthews Weddington Road, Matthews, NC  Union Jazz is back at John’s Place, Matthews on Saturday, May 18, 4-7 PM. Join us for a relaxing afternoon of improv jazz. John’s Place is a cozy, upscale neighborhood bar located right next […]

Jazz at John’s Place



Thanks to all who attended Union Symphony’s Annual Gala – Speakeasy! Vintage 1920’s automobiles held center court on W. Franklin Street. The Bottle Factory Venue overflowed with pearls and feathers, while Union Jazz charmed the crowd with an impressive performance of prohibition-era jazz. Special Thanks To All Our Sponsors Platinum […]

Speakeasy Photos


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 Jazz with Dennis Contreras will perform at John’s Place, Matthews on Saturday, April 21, 3–6 PM. Join us for a relaxing afternoon of improv jazz. John’s Place is a cozy, upscale neighborhood bar located right next door to Mario’s Italian Restaurant. Check out the menu.

Jazz at John’s Place, Matthews


Directed by Richard Rosenberg, Coffee and Danish features Franz Schubert’s “Trio in b-flat-minor” from Andante con Moto; Mahler’s final work, his poignant and bittersweet 10th Symphony; and Carl Nielsen’s Symphony No. 5, which artfully juxtaposes cataclysm with tranquility and nobility. Don’t miss this musical treat! April 7, 2018 at 7 […]

Union Symphony Performs



Coronation Mass Wingate University Singers and USO Sunday, March 25, 5 PM Handel, “The King Shall Rejoice” Mozart, Coronation Mass Directed by Dr. Kenney Potter The Batte Center, Wingate University       Coffee and Danish Saturday, April 7, 2018, 7 PM Schubert, Trio in b-flat-minor Nielsen, Symphony No. 5 Mahler, Adagio from Symphony No. 10 […]

Concerts Galore


Join us for Wingate University Labor Day Pops on the Stegall lawn on Monday, September 4, 2017 at 7 PM featuring Americana including Fanfare for the Common Man by Aaron Copland. Overture performance begins at 6 PM. Family friendly event FREE admission Lawn seating and picnics welcome Food trucks on site! Two Chicks and a Truck JJ’s Red Hots Sunset Slush […]

Wingate University Labor Day Outdoor Pops