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“Celebrate America” with the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra over the July Fourth weekend

Posted on: June 20, 2015

Vocalist Rosena Hill Jackson and trombonist Jason Jackson will join the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra under the baton of conductor Andre Raphel for a rousing and entertaining program of patriotic music and Broadway favorites. Music lovers will have four opportunities to “Celebrate America” with the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra over the July Fourth weekend. The WSO’s “Celebrate America” July Tour begins… View Article

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra Announces 2015-16 Season

Posted on: April 28, 2015

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra Announces 2015-16 Season The 2015-16 Wheeling Symphony Orchestra season has been described as “thrilling” by Maesto Andre Raphel, music director of the WSO. The season’s four Masterworks, three pops concerts, outdoor concerts and a holiday production were announced today by Raphel at the First State Capitol Building, 1413 Eoff St., Wheeling. “Dynamic… View Article

Masterworks III Features Famous Fifths

Posted on: March 7, 2015

Two monumental symphonies and four of the most famous notes in musical history will be featured when the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra presents its Masterworks III concert, “Famous Fifths,” on Friday, March 20 at the Capitol Theatre. The concert, set for 8 p.m., will be under the baton of Maestro Andre Raphel. “This all-orchestral program focuses… View Article

WSO Performs World Premiere Of West Virginia Fanfare-Overture

Posted on: May 28, 2013

The Wheeling Symphony will celebrate the sesquicentennial of the state of West Virginia with a June 20 concert that will include the world premiere of Forever Free, Fanfare-Overture for West Virginia by composer Kenneth Fuchs. The concert also will feature performances by three of West Virginia’s own: mandolin superstar Johnny Staats, Grammy-winning singer Kathy Mattea… View Article