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Rock climbing is my main hobby outside of music. We climb indoors, outdoors, and in all styles. I like it because it’s actually really similar to live performance. It combines problem solving, gracefulness, and intricate self awareness, much like conducting does. Most of all, it requires meticulous rehearsal of a […]

More Photos of Deanna at Play


  Although I live and work in Florida, I spend my summers in Colorado doing a lot of hiking, scrambling, and climbing in the mountains with my boyfriend and the dogs. (Odin is in this picture.) This is Eldorado Canyon, one of our favorite spots. The Union Symphony Board of […]

Summer Greetings From Deanna Tham   Recently updated !



Photo Nathalie Long Photography The end of summer is perfect for those last summer barbecues. Whether you’re doing a small garden event with friends or just enjoying time with your spouse, children, and dogs, we have a perfect playlist for the perfect evening.  Preparation Music: Upbeat, energizing music for whipping […]

Maestro’s End of Summer Listening List


The Union Symphony Board of Directors salutes Richard Rosenberg for his service as our artistic director for the past nine seasons. Under Richard Rosenberg’s tenure, the Union Symphony Orchestra celebrated a tenth anniversary season. The Union Symphony Board of Directors has established the principal clarinet chair to be named in […]

Union Symphony Salutes Richard Rosenberg




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



Pops on the Plaza                          Sunday, May 12, 7 PM Main Street Plaza Downtown Monroe Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra will perform at Main Street Plaza, 500 N. Main Street, Monroe, NC 28112. This annual outdoor […]

Pops On The Plaza!