Announcing "The Best of John Williams!"

Saturday, June 2 at 7:30

From a galaxy far, far away to the magical school of Hogwarts, composer John Williams’ legendary film scores have accompanied moviegoers on epic journeys for decades. Now, you can experience the best of John Williams’ 100-plus movie soundtracks performed live by a full symphony orchestra! Get your tickets today, before the best seats are gone!

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

March 24 & 25

Don't miss this Rachmaninov's beloved "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini," featuring piano soloist Clara Yang, alongside with music from two ballets: Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake" and Copland's "Billy the Kid." With guest conductor Laura Jackson (Music Director of the Reno Philharmonic).

Beethoven in Blue Jeans

Friday, April 20 at King Family Vineyards

Save the date for Beethoven in Blue Jeans, a gala benefiting the Charlottesville Symphony on Friday, April 20, 6:00pm, at King Family Vineyards in Crozet!

UVA Bicentennial Launch Celebration

Photos and Video Highlights

On Friday, October 6, 2017, the Charlottesville Symphony performed three times (including with the Martha Graham Dance Company) before a crowd of 20,000 people during UVA's Bicentennial Launch Celebration on the Lawn. Click the link below to see photo and video highlights!

Announcing New Music Director Benjamin Rous!

The Music Director Search Committee and the University of Virginia are delighted to announce the appointment of Benjamin Rous as the Charlottesville Symphony’s new Music Director. He will also join the UVA faculty as Associate Professor of Music.