Conductor - John Devlin

2019 - 2020 Season 90th Anniversary

Upcoming Wheeling Symphony Concerts

Date Performing City Venue
03/04/20 WSO on the GO – Beethoven & Brews Wheeling, WV Brew Keepers
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: FREE. Age restrictions: No Minors. Beethoven turns 250 and we want to celebrate it with a special WSO on the GO! Grab a brew & listen to WSO on the GO’s Clarinet Quintet as they play some unforgettable music written by the world’s greatest composer. Thanks to the generosity of our WSO on the GO sponsors, WSO on the GO is free and open to the public. Title sponsor for WSO on the GO is McKinley Carter Wealth Services.
03/13/20 Beethoven at 250! Wheeling, WV The Capitol Theatre
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $19.50 – $70. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 304.232.6191. Address: 1015 Main Street. Happy Birthday, Beethoven! Celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday with the WSO. His Seventh Symphony is one of his most celebrated works, both energetic and dramatic. And, hear two living, female rock stars in action, back-to-back! First, Pulitzer-prize-winner Caroline Shaw’s haunting Entr’acte, a gorgeous work for strings based on a string quartet by Haydn. Then, violinist SooBeen Lee makes her debut with the WSO in Mendelssohn’s indelible Violin Concerto, a piece filled with heart and virtuosity. Buy Tickets
03/30/20 WSO on the GO – A Night of Tangos Moundsville, WV Grave Creek Archaeological Complex
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: FREE. Age restrictions: All Ages. Join us for a Night of Tangos at the Grave Creek Archeological Complex in Moundsville, WV. Musicians of the WSO will be joined by a Pittsburgh based bandoneon player and will feature music celebrating the tango. It’s will be an evening you won’t soon forget! Thanks to the generosity of our WSO on the GO sponsors, WSO on the GO is free and open to the public. Title sponsor for WSO on the GO is McKinley Carter Wealth Services.
04/24/20 Disney In Concert: Magical Music from the Movies Wheeling, WV The Capitol Theatre
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $19.50 – $70. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 304.232.6191. Address: 1015 Main Street. Come be enchanted by Disney in Concert Magical Music from the Movies with the Wheeling Symphony, conductor John Devlin, projected video clips from iconic Disney films, and four leading vocalists. Every new generation has a favorite Disney musical, whether it’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King or Frozen. And then there are the classics, from a Mary Poppins medley to the “Yo ho” of Pirates of the Caribbean. When everyone joins together for memorable moments and melodies that Mouseketeers of all ages know by heart, it feels like a small world, after all. Presentation licensed by Disney Concerts © All rights reserved Buy Tickets
05/15/20 90th Finale – A Musical Celebration Wheeling, WV The Capitol Theatre
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $19.50 – $70. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 304.232.6191. Address: 1015 Main Street. Experience the very best of history’s most beloved composers as the WSO presents seminal works by Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky, and Ravel. Our season finale will start with the heraldic and bombastic Festive Overture by our Music Director’s favorite composer, Dimitri Shostakovich. Next, Maxim Lando will be featured on the piano in the monumental Piano Concerto no. 1 by Tchaikovsky. Finally, you will experience Ravel’s transporting Suite no. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe, a shimmering portrait of young love that ends in overwhelming fashion—a perfect end to our year. Buy Tickets

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About The Symphony: The Wheeling Symphony Society, Inc. serves community residents by providing excellent orchestral programs that entertain, educate and enhance the quality of life.

Support The Symphony: Ours is the smallest city in America to support a symphony of this size and caliber. But costs associated with operating a symphony are as extraordinary as the benefits it provides.

Directions & Parking

The symphony performs at Wheeling's Capitol Theatre, at 1015 Main Street:

Plenty of parking is available in the 10th Street parking garage a block away from the theater.