Upcoming Events

 

April 20, 2018

Franklin Regional High School

WSO at Franklin Regional

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Save the Date! The WSO will perform a concert of pops and classics at Franklin Regional High School. The concert will raise money for the Franklin Regional Panther Foundation which provides grants for academics, art, and athletic programs.

 

May 4, 2018

Westmoreland Country Club

Cinco de Mayo Party

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We are throwing a festive Friday party and you are invited! Enjoy cocktails, a margarita bar, hors d’oeuvres, incredible food stations, gourmet desserts and a fully-stocked cash bar. Bid on both live and silent auction items from golf packages, spa getaways to incredible vacations.

 

June 2, 2018

Greensburg Country Club

Hat Luncheon

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Save the Date for the prettiest party of the summer! Find the perfect hat and enjoy the fabulous fashion, an elegant champagne reception and luncheon all to benefit the programs of the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra.

 

July 1, 2018

Summer Sparklers

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Join the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra for a free concert at St. Clair Park in Greensburg. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy classics, pops, patriotic music and Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture. Donations are accepted.

Past Events

 

December 9, 2017

The Palace Theatre

Nutcracker Ballet

Join the WSO and the Laurel Ballet Company on a magical, musical trip to the land of the Sugarplum Fairy, waltzing snowflakes and enchanted toys. You’ll experience Tchaikovsky’s magical score performed by the full orchestra. Whether going to The Nutcracker Ballet is a family tradition or a once-in-a-lifetime visit, the experience will warm your spirit and stay with you forever. Three performances Saturday, Dec. 9 at 2 and 7 PM and Sunday, Dec. 10 at 2 PM

Tickets go on sale September 1 through the Palace Theatre 724.836.8000

 

December 9, 2017

The Palace Theatre

Nutcracker Ballet

Join the WSO and the Laurel Ballet Company on a magical, musical trip to the land of the Sugarplum Fairy, waltzing snowflakes and enchanted toys. You’ll experience Tchaikovsky’s magical score performed by the full orchestra. Whether going to The Nutcracker Ballet is a family tradition or a once-in-a-lifetime visit, the experience will warm your spirit and stay with you forever. Three performances Saturday, Dec. 9 at 2 and 7 PM and Sunday, Dec. 10 at 2 PM

Tickets go on sale September 1 through the Palace Theatre 724.836.8000

 

December 10, 2017

Nutcracker Ballet

Join the WSO and the Laurel Ballet Company on a magical, musical trip to the land of the Sugarplum Fairy, waltzing snowflakes and enchanted toys. You’ll experience Tchaikovsky’s magical score performed by the full orchestra. Whether going to The Nutcracker Ballet is a family tradition or a once-in-a-lifetime visit, the experience will warm your spirit and stay with you forever. Three performances Saturday, Dec. 9 at 2 and 7 PM and Sunday, Dec. 10 at 2 PM

Tickets go on sale September 1 through the Palace Theatre 724.836.8000

Thursday, February 15 at 5:30 p.m. | Seton Hill Performing Arts Center Auditorium

You are invited to listen in on the class as a member of the audience with pianist Andrew Tyson. Free and open to the public.

Andrew Tyson is a recipient of a 2013 Avery Fisher Career Grant, Laureate of the 2013 Queen Elisabeth Competition and captured First Prize at the 2015 Géza Anda Competition, where he was also awarded the Mozart and Audience Prizes.  He attended the Curtis Institute of Music, where he worked with Claude Frank. He later earned his Master’s degree and Artist Diploma at The Juilliard School with Robert McDonald, where he won the Gina Bachauer Piano Competition and received the Arthur Rubinstein Prize in Piano. He will perform Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the WSO on February 17. 

Sponsored by Seton Hill University and the Community Arts Program.

 

 

February 15, 2018

Seton Hill Performing Arts Center

Master Class with Andrew Tyson

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Master Class with Andrew Tyson

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Meet Maria Sensi Sellner

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