Union Symphony


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 Quad  Monday, September 2, 2019 “Journey through Space, Time, and Fantasy” Academic Quad Wingate University American composer, conductor and orchestrator of film scores, James Horner, will have a piece performed from Apollo 13 by USO at Pops On The Quad. Horner collaborated on multiple projects with directors, […]

James Horner



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


Union Symphony Orchestra and Union Symphony Youth Orchestra performed at Main Street Plaza, Monroe on Mother’s Day. This annual outdoor concert was sponsored by the City of Monroe, with additional support by Union County Community Foundation. Thank you to everyone who joined us for this magical evening. Photos by David […]

Photos of Pops on the Plaza



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!


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



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