Holiday Music World Premiere

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Every December we look forward to performing our holiday concert.  This year we are so fortunate to present a world premiere of For Behold from Henceforth by Pittsburgh-based composer Nancy Galbraith, featuring Meghan DeWald, soprano and conducted by Maria Sensi Sellner. Join us for the concert and be the first to hear this new work!   Longtime Friends, New Collaboration “I’ve known Nancy for over… Read More

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Nutcracker – Celebrate a Holiday Tradition!

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Twirling into the Palace Theatre on December 14 & 15 is the only live-orchestra version of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker! Enjoy free parking, family-friendly ticket prices starting at just $14 and photo-ops around the beautifully decorated vintage theatre. Join us and see why this production is Westmoreland County’s beloved holiday tradition for the past 26 years. The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra presents three… Read More

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Straight to the Heart: Opening Night Music

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Artistic Director Daniel Meyer previews Russian Masters coming up Saturday, October 12, 2019, at the Palace Theatre One of the most striking aspects of Russian music is its capacity to drive straight to the heart.  Through soaring melodies, rich harmonies, and vivid orchestration, Shostakovich, Prokofiev, and Tchaikovsky were all masters in their own way of making such a direct impact on our… Read More

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Welcome to the 51st Season from Maestro Daniel Meyer

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Dear Friends in Music, Welcome to the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra’s 51st Anniversary Season! We are so glad that you are here and we hope that you will experience a musical performance that will transport you, lift you and inspire you. We are excited to embark on our next 50 years of bringing classical music to Greensburg and Westmoreland County, and… Read More

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Cheap ‘N Chic: High End Fashion Resale Event!

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Guests are invited to a stylish kick-off to Fall at the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra’s Cheap ‘N Chic event on Thursday, September 26, 2019. Co-chairpersons Jo Ellen Numerick and Jill Briercheck will welcome guests beginning at 6 p.m. at the Greensburg Garden and Civic Center. The shopping event is only held every two years to offer the finest in pre-owned couture… Read More

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Live on the Lawn

>Registration & Information The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra presents “Live on the Lawn” Friday evening July 31, 2020 beginning at 7:00 p.m. on the grounds of the Greensburg Garden and Civic Center.  The event features the WSO String Quartet including violinists Samantha Nelson and Jennifer Dail, Sarah Ferrell, cello and Sasha Shapiro, viola. The event is free but a $10 donation… Read More

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Hats at Home

Photos: Left: Jo Ann Lightcap, Linda Assard, WSO Board Member and Sheila Caramella Right: Diane Nickoloff and Karen Kohut, co-chairpersons Each summer the WSO hosts the Hat Luncheon at the Greensburg Country Club. This year to keep everyone safe during the Covid-19 shutdown, the WSO announces a “Hats at Home” fundraiser. Co-chairpersons Karen Kohut and Diane Nickoloff invite you to… Read More

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Daniel Meyer’s Playlists

Artistic Director Daniel Meyer has selected music and curated playlists for you to enjoy while at home: Download Spotify Click on any image below to listen in Spotify or click on title: >Encore >Bach-Mania! >Love Letters >Forest Murmurs >Making Waves >To Spring >Calm                           

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