Classical Music

Virginia Symphony Orchestra announces Williamsburg concert series

Virginia Symphony Orchestra announces Williamsburg concert series

Williamsburg's classical music fans have something new to look forward to this fall when the works of Mozart and Beethoven come to life alongside lesser known composers like Hungarian Zoltán Kodály.

The Virginia Symphony Orchestra announced its upcoming four-part Williamsburg Classics Series, which begins in October and runs through March 2018.

"The Virginia Symphony Orchestra is the finest musical ensemble of any kind in our part of the country," resident conductor Benjamin Rous said. "Each program shows off its prowess, refinement and power."

The upcoming season features three soloists with ties in the Tidewater region. Soprano...

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