David Brooks enjoys a multifaceted musical life as a pianist, violinist, violist, composer, and teacher.  A first prize winner of several national and international competitions, he has performed concerts across the United States and Europe.  Of a performance at Boston’s Gardner Museum, the Boston Globe called his playing “especially lush.”  Compass News said of […]

Dr. David Brooks   Recently updated !


Jazz at John’s Place Join us Saturday, September 23, 3-6 PM for Jazz at John’s Place. John’s Place is a cozy, upscale neighborhood bar located right next door to Mario’s Italian Restaurant. There are many excellent food and drink choices on the menu.Union Jazz will be doing arrangements of tunes by John […]

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Join us on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 4 PM for Channel Surfing. Richard Rosenberg, conductor Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 4 PM USO with Dr. David Brooks, piano Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 23 / Haydn, Symphony No. 104 Stravinsky, Dumbarton Oaks Concerto Listening Recommendations Stravinsky conducts his “Dumbarton Oaks Concerto Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 23 […]

Maestro’s Listening Recommendations for Concert   Recently updated !


  We special ordered the perfect night. A full moon rose over the orchestra tent as Wingate University Pops on the Lawn was held on Labor Day, September 4, 2017. Union Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Dorian Neuendorf, performed a program of Americana to an estimated 400 people. Union Jazz opened […]

A Full Moon and That’s Not All



Wingate University Outdoor Pops   It’s Countdown to Concert! Richard Rosenberg shares some preview tracks of some of the music you will hear…. Listening Recommendations “Victory at Sea” (1952) – Richard Rogers GOULD American Salute “Fanfare for the Common Man” – Aaron Copland     Labor Day, September 4 Concert […]

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Join us for Wingate University Labor Day Pops on the Stegall lawn on Monday, September 4, 2017 at 7 PM featuring Americana including Fanfare for the Common Man by Aaron Copland. Overture performance begins at 6 PM. Family friendly event FREE admission Lawn seating and picnics welcome Food trucks on site! Two Chicks and a Truck JJ’s Red Hots Sunset Slush […]

Wingate University Labor Day Outdoor Pops



  Did you guess? Richard Rosenberg performed recently in Dubrovnik. Dubrovnik is a stunningly intact walled city on the Adriatic Sea coast of the extreme south of Croatia. Although its population barely exceeds 40,000, it’s one of the most prominent tourist resorts of the Mediterranean and listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979. […]

Richard Rosenberg in Dubrovnik   Recently updated !


Start your day with the Symphony. We have music, an exciting message and a wonderful breakfast by Creative Food Concepts at South Piedmont Community College. Make your reservations now.   Have you seen the window at Backstage Unique Vintage Apparel in downtown Monroe? Union Symphony is featured along with fabulous concert and […]

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