The Summer Chamber Orchestra includes members of the Summer Philharmonic, along with members of the WYSO Philharmonic. Both strings and winds are engaged. The concert will take place Tuesday, July 13 at 7:30 p.m. – more details coming soon!
The Summer Philharmonic will resume as normal in the summer of 2022, with complete strings, woodwind, brass, and percussion sections. Watch for more information after January 7, 2022.
An educational offering of the WSO’s Academy of Music, the Summer Philharmonic provides an orchestral playing experience for area musicians. It includes many area music teachers, youth orchestra members, and alumni, and other adults. The orchestra meets for five rehearsals and presents this short concert to share the fruits of its efforts with family and friends.
Watch the 2020 Concert
Summer Strings featuring members of the Summer Philharmonic and WYSO Philharmonic presented a virtual concert:
August 11, 2020
Conducted by Morrie Brand, Academy of Music Director
Grieg: Prelude from Holberg Suite
Mendelssohn: Allegro vivace from String Sinfonia No. 5
The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra, under the artistic direction of Daniel Meyer, announces its 2021-2022 season beginning on October 23, 2021. The WSO presents five Saturday evening concerts at the Palace Theatre in Greensburg, beginning at 7:30 p.m. After presenting a live stream season due to the pandemic, the orchestra returns to in-person concerts at the Palace Theatre but the option… Read More
Westmoreland Symphony presents Autumn Rhapsody Gala with Guest Auctioneer Paul Steigerwald The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra announces its Autumn Rhapsody gala event on Friday, October 15 at the Westmoreland Country Club with guest Auctioneer Paul Steigerwald, an Emmy award-winning American sportscaster. The honorary chair is Sean Cassidy, and the Special Events Chair is Linda Assard and Auction Co-Chairpersons are Diane Nickoloff and… Read More
The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra will present Rhythm of the Road concert on the grounds of the Lincoln Highway Experience on Saturday, August 21 at 7:30 p.m. The free concert, conducted by Artistic Director Daniel Meyer features works by Joplin, Mozart, Gershwin and Cole Porter. Guests may bring their own chairs; limited seating at picnic tables is available at the museum.… Read More