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Violin Master Class - March 29

Concertmaster Akemi Takayama

Six violin students had an opportunity to learn new techniques for improved performance at a master class. Among other words of advice, Ms. Takayama stated, "To play a stringed instrument, you must become a master of the bow." For a picture collage of the session, click here.


2015-2016 Season Brochure Sent -

Reserve Your Seats Now!

The 2014-2015 season ended with a brilliant concert featuring world-renowned cellist, Zuill Bailey. Music Director Janna Hymes has designed a masterful line-up of music for the 32nd season. Seats are filling fast! Call 757-229-9857 or click here for a ticket order form (pdf).

Cello Master Class - May 2

Presented by Zuill Bailey
Six cellists performed for and received expert performance instruction from Mr. Bailey. Sat., May 2, from 10 am until noon, at St. Martin's Episcopal Church. Click here for a picture collage of the participants or here for a description of the session.


Summer of Freedom Concerts -

The Symphonia at Lake Matoaka
The Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance sponsored a weekend of music that appealed to all interests, July 31-August 2. For information, go to Summer of Freedom - Visit Williamsburg.

What They're Saying about the Symphonia - VIP Praise!

People LOVE the Symphonia, and they don't hesitate to sing the praises of our professional orchestra. For quotes from our fans, go to About Us.

  What's Happening
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The Williamsburg Symphonia, Williamsburg's professional orchestra, brings to the community superior orchestral performances, innovative programming and important educational initiatives.


Season Underwriters,
Concert Sponsors, Program Advertisers and Business Partners.


The League's very popular and successful Encore Affairs occasions have been set, and catalogs will be mailed next month. For a sneak preview, go to the Encore Affairs page. Thank you to this season's hosts and sponsors!


The League's "French Connections" dinner at Two Rivers Country Club on June 18 was a connoisseur's delight! For details, go to the League's News & Events page. Thanks to Paul Try, there is a collage showing happy diners.

JAMES PIERCE (1954-2014)

For a tribute to Jim, click here. A Cello Chair has been endowed by his family in his memory.



To ensure continuation of "Peter and the Wolf" performances, a fund has been established at the Williamsburg Community Foundation. Thank you, John, for being such an inspiration.


The Williamsburg Symphonia is a proud partner of WHRO. Visit www.whro.org.

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