YRSO, October 8, 2017, photo by Paul Harrison www.paulharrisonphoto.com

"Handel, Smetana & more"

Sunday, May 19, 2019 ● 3:00 pm
Mary Christian Auditorium, Thomas Nelson Community College, Hampton

conductor, Eric Reiff
conductor, Clint Correll

Carol Allen and Diana Ruffer, clarinets

Carol Allen
Carol Allen
Diana Ruffer
Diana Ruffer
Carol Allen is a native of Chicago, Illinois, and earned a bachelor degree in music performance at DePaul University. She is a veteran of the United States Continental Army Band, and was stationed at Fort Monroe. Currently, Carol enjoys playing in the Chesapeake Bay Wind Ensemble and YRSO, as well as teaching at Music and Arts.

Diana Ruffer is a freelance musician and private teacher in the Hampton Roads area. Diana obtained her Bachelor of Music from The Boston Conservatory and earned her Master of Music from New England Conservatory. She enjoys commissioning compositions, as well as playing in chamber groups and in large ensembles.

Handel-Harty Water Music
Smetana The Moldau
Krommer Concerto for Two Clarinets and Orchestra op. 35
Reinecke Biblical Pictures

Tickets may be purchased at the concert venue for $14 or $12. They may be ordered online or at our Box Office location at a $2 discount. Our Box Office location is Jam Central Music and Sound at 1900 George Washington Memorial Highway, Suite H, Yorktown, Virginia; Ph: (757) 310-6154; Hours: Mon - closed, Tue-Thu 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun noon-4pm. Box Office tickets are available during the two weeks prior to the addressed TNCC concert.

Note to anyone who pre-purchased YRSO concert tickets for December 9, but did not attend
due to weather conditions. Your December 9 ticket will admit you to the YRSO concert on
May 19, 2019 or to a later 2019 YRSO concert

Watermen's Museum Concert

The York River Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert featuring Pirate Music at the Watermen's Museum in Yorktown on Sunday April 28 at 3 p.m.

Join the YRSO

If you are interested in playing with the YRSO, contact either Eric Reiff Conductor, at the Music Library of Hampton University, (757) 727- 5411, eric.reiff@hamptonu.edu or Barbara Eger, Personnel Director, (757) 267-2959, bfeger@yahoo.com.

The orchestra currently has openings for strings, trombone and percussion. We are glad to put other instrumentalists on the "extra" list.

The YRSO rehearses Monday evenings from 7-9 pm at York High School.

YRSO Choir

Singers are invited to join the YRSO Orchestra Choir

The York River Symphony Orchestra is a non-profit (501 (c) 3) musical ensemble of amateur and professional musicians who offer quality programs to the community.

York River Symphony Orchestra
P.O. Box 1044
Yorktown, VA 23692
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