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Wheeling Symphony Youth Orchestra Announces New Music Director for Philharmonic in Advance of Annual Bluegrass BBQ

Posted on: September 26, 2017

(Wheeling, WV) Wheeling Symphony Youth Orchestra (WSYO) announces its next Music Director for the Philharmonic, Benjamin Podolski.  Mr. Podolski has been a strings instructor for Ohio County Schools for 30 years.  He is a graduate of the former Buckeye North High School in Brilliant, OH, and was a member of the Wheeling Youth Symphony.  The… View Article

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra Opens 88th Season with an Evening of Broadway Blockbusters

Posted on: September 19, 2017

(Wheeling, WV) Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announces the first concert of the 2017-2018 season, Blockbuster Broadway, conducted by Music Director André Raphel. The performance will be held Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Capitol Theatre in Wheeling, WV. The evening will feature timeless showstoppers from Broadway’s smash hit catalogue, including selections from The… View Article

Music Under the Stars concert to feature Pops Favorites and Film Music

Posted on: August 18, 2017

Music Under the Stars concert to feature Pops Favorites and Film Music The Wheeling Symphony plays Music Under the Stars, the annual Labor Day Weekend concert on September 3, 2017.  André Raphel conducts the all-orchestral program at Oglebay Park in the Anne Kuchinka Amphitheater. Pops Favorites and Film Music highlight the program including: Gershwin’s An… View Article

Celebrate America, Red, White & Broadway: Wheeling Symphony, Broadway’s ‘Phantom’ on tour

Posted on: June 30, 2017

Fireworks, patriotic music and tunes from one of Broadway’s stars … What more could a concert-goer want for the Fourth of July? The Wheeing Symphony Orchestra, of course! The Wheeling Symphony under the baton of Maestro Andre Raphel will present four free concerts beginning Saturday, July 1 in Weirton, and concluding Tuesday, July 4, at… View Article

Hugh Panaro to appear with Wheeling Symphony on 2017 Celebrate America Tour!

Posted on: June 19, 2017

Vocalist Hugh Panaro will be the featured guest artist on the July 1-4 Tour.  A Broadway favorite, Mr. Panaro will sing selections from Jersey Boys, The Music Man, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables and Chess.  André Raphel conducts the Celebrate America concerts with the orchestra.