Upcoming Events

 

June 29, 2019

Fort Ligonier

WSO at Fort Ligonier

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The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Artistic Director Daniel Meyer is returning to Fort Ligonier for a free concert in the Lower Fort area.

 

July 16, 2019

Seton Hill Performing Arts Center

Summer Philharmonic Concert

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Free and open to the public

Tuesday, July 16 at 8 p.m. at Seton Hill Performing Arts Center
Conducted by Morrie Brand

Repertoire
Shostakovich Festive Overture

Schubert Symphony No. 9 – 1st Movement

Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition (2 mvts)

Williams Music from Superman and more

 

July 25, 2019

Unity Chapel

Trio Phonon

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Summer Chamber Series – Concert #2 features the Trio Phonon – Tom Godfrey, flute; Natalie Severson, harp and Will Teegarden, cello. They will perform works by Gershwin, Debussy, Piazzolla and Bach.

General admission – $10 at the door. All donations benefit the Westmoreland Youth Symphony Orchestra. Underwritten by the Charles F. and Mary Esther Sawyer Music Fund of the Latrobe Presbyterian Church. Unity Chapel is handicap accessible: parking, entrance and restroom. The chapel is air-conditioned.

 

August 22, 2019

Unity Chapel

Beo String Quartet

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Summer Chamber Series – Concert #3 features the Beo String Quartet. General admission – $10 at the door. All donations benefit the Westmoreland Youth Symphony Orchestra. Underwritten by the Charles F. and Mary Esther Sawyer Music Fund of the Latrobe Presbyterian Church.Unity Chapel is handicap accessible: parking, entrance and restroom. The chapel is air-conditioned.

Program:
Joseph Haydn: String Quartet, Op. 76, No. 4 “Emperor”

Kyle Sanna: Sequence for Minor White  

Antonín Dvořák: String Quartet No.12, Op.96 “American”

Past Events

Enjoy a special performance by the Westmoreland Symphony String Quartet at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art’s Holiday Mart Weekend. More information on the WMAA

 

November 4, 2018

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art

WSO String Quartet at WMAA

Orchestrating NEXTGEN

The WSO invites young professionals for a relaxed evening in the Megan Suite at the Palace Theatre to meet musicians, fellow music lovers and enjoy some great orchestral music, food, and drinks.

The Event is from 5-7 p.m. free but reservations are required. Learn more on our blog

The Megan Suite is located in The Palace Theatre: 21 W. Otterman Street, Greensburg PA 15601

 

November 6, 2018

The Palace Theatre

Orchestrating NEXTGEN

Join the young musicians of the WYSO Youth Orchestra program for a free concert at Seton Hill Performing Arts Center. Morrie Brand, Academy of Music Director will conduct.

The WYSO Philharmonia, comprised of mostly middle school musicians, will open the program with Bouree from Handel’s Water Music Suite, followed by Sleepers Awake by Bach, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Dance of the Tumblers and conclude with Gliere’s Russian Sailors Dance.

 The WYSO Philharmonic, comprised of mostly high school students, opens with Finlandia by Sibelius, followed by the first movement of Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 “New World”, closing with Copland’s An Outdoor Overture.

 

 

November 18, 2018

Seton Hill Performing Arts Center

Youth Orchestra Concert

Join us for a shopping party on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 5:30 pm.

Fashion Fix Boutique is an Upscale Resale shop that offers one of a kind pieces of jewelry and unique accessories as well as unexpected fashionable finds. Learn more here 

Benefits the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra

RSVP by calling 724.837.1850

 

November 28, 2018

Fashion Fix Boutique

Fashion of Note

The WSO String Quartet will perform winter classics at the Greensburg-Hempfield Library. The event is free and open to the public.

 

January 26, 2019

Greensburg Hempfield Library

WSO String Quartet

Join other young professionals on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of The Palace Theatre, our beautiful concert home. Enjoy drinks, appetizers and a free mini-concert by WSO musicians on the main stage. The event is free but RSVPs are required call Endy at 724-837-1850.

 

April 3, 2019

The Palace Theatre

Orchestrating NextGen Tour


Elegant and entertaining, revisit this classic black-tie event at a private club in Ligonier. Enjoy fine dining with new and old friends, sip on wine and bid on an array of items from vacation getaways to fine jewelry. Live music and dancing with EBT Jazz.  More details

 

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May 18, 2019

Spring Rhapsody

Save the Date for the prettiest party of the summer! Show off your fascinators and hats while sipping on champagne and bellinis. Enjoy an elegant luncheon, live classical music and bring your phones for all the photo ops. Named one of the top parties of the year by the Tribune Review.

 

June 8, 2019

Greensburg Country Club

Hat Luncheon

Summer Chamber Series – Concert #1 features the Duquesne Piano Trio (David Allen Wehr, piano;  Adam Liu, cello and Charles Stegeman, violin) will perform favorite trios by Haydn, Beethoven and Russian Romantic composer Anton Arensky.
General admission – $10 at the door.

All donations benefit the Westmoreland Youth Symphony Orchestra. Underwritten by the Charles F. and Mary Esther Sawyer Music Fund of the Latrobe Presbyterian Church. Unity Chapel is handicap accessible: parking, entrance and restroom. The chapel is air-conditioned.

 

June 13, 2019

Unity Chapel

Duquesne Piano Trio

Spend Summer with the Symphony!

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