Virginia Symphony Orchestra Board Members

Officers

Mike McClellan

Chair
Norfolk

William Van Buren, III

Vice Chair
Norfolk

Pat McDermott

Chair Emeritus
Newport News

Becky Sawyer

Treasurer
Norfolk

Susan Goode

Secretary
Norfolk

Directors

Ray Breeden

Virginia Beach

Kate Broderick

Norfolk

Minette Cooper

Norfolk

Nancy Creech

Virginia Beach

William B. Downey

Newport News

Tim Faulkner

Virginia Beach

Barry Fletcher

Newport News

Leslie Friedman

Norfolk

Renée Howard

Norfolk

Howard Kern

Virginia Beach

Robert Petterson

Williamsburg

Carolyn Pittman

Yorktown

Asa Shield

Norfolk

Brenda Snow

Williamsburg

James K. Spore

Norfolk

Vanessa Sutherland

Norfolk

Rony Thomas

Virginia Beach

Don Winchester

Norfolk

Ex-Officio
Members

Karen Philion

President & CEO

JoAnn Falletta

Music Director

Tanner Antonetti

Musician Representative

Tom Reel

Musician Representative

Sarah Ortego

VSS President
Williamsburg

Tom Meurer

VSO League President
Norfolk

From the New World • 9/18 – 9/20

From the New World • 9/18 – 9/20

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News | 7:30PMSaturday, September 19, 2020 | Chrysler Hall, Norfolk | 7:30PMSunday, September 20, 2020 | Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach | 7:30PM Suffolk native and Metropolitan...

Havana Nights with the Mambo Kings • 10/8 – 10/10

Havana Nights with the Mambo Kings • 10/8 – 10/10

Thursday, October 8, 2020 | Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News | 7:30 PMSaturday, October 10, 2020 | Chrysler Hall, Norfolk | 7:30 PM Join us for this evening of hot Latin jazz and mambo with New York’s foremost Latin jazz ensemble, in concert with the...

A Celebration of the 1920s • 10/23 – 10/25

A Celebration of the 1920s • 10/23 – 10/25

Friday, October 23, 2020 | Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News | 7:30PMSaturday, October 24, 2020 | Chrysler Hall, Norfolk | 7:30PMSunday, October 25, 2020 | Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach | 2:30PM It’s the roaring ‘20s! Gershwin wrote...

Mozart and Beethoven • 10/29 – 10/30

Mozart and Beethoven • 10/29 – 10/30

Thursday, October 29, 2020 | Regent University, Virginia Beach | 7:30PMFriday, October 30, 2020 | CrossWalk Church, Williamsburg | 7:30PM The VSO’s principal clarinet Michael Byerly takes center stage to play Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto – one of the most popular pieces...