Cleveland Clinic

Symphony, Sentara team up for music and medicine program

An important mission of any professional orchestra is an outreach program, one that takes a musical message and experience to the community beyond what is achieved through a regular concert season or programs targeted for children and their families.

To its credit, the Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra has a robust outreach program. But, it went a step further in advancing the importance of music with its participation in the lecture-concert event at the Kimball, Friday, offered in collaboration with the Sentara Music and Medical Center and Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center.

"Music and Medicine — the Patient Franz Schubert" featured neurologist Dr. Kamal...