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

Music and Spirits • 1/23

Music and Spirits • 1/23

Thursday, January 23, 2020 | Copper Fox Distillery, Williamsburg | 5PM Join us for an intimate evening of music, spirits and mingling!  Internationally renowned Scottish conductor Douglas Boyd joins a VSO Brass Quintet for a unique sensory experience. Excerpts from...

Intermission: Professional Development for Musicians • 1/25

Intermission: Professional Development for Musicians • 1/25

Saturday, January 25, 2020 | Diehn Center for the Performing Arts | 10AM Join violinist Elena Urioste in a session connecting the mind, body, and spirit of your music-making through an introduction to yoga, Saturday, January 25 at 10:00a.m. at the Diehn Center for the...

Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique • 1/24-1/26

Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique • 1/24-1/26

Friday, January 24, 2020 | Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News | 8PMSaturday, January 25, 2020 | Chrysler Hall, Norfolk | 8PMSunday, January 26, 2020 | Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach | 2:30PM Glasgow-born conductor Douglas Boyd enjoyed a...

Mozart • 2/6 & 2/8

Mozart • 2/6 & 2/8

Thursday, February 6, 2020 | Regent University, Virginia Beach | 7:30PMSaturday, February 8, 2020 | Crosswalk Church, Williamsburg | 7:30PM From the opening notes of the charming overture to Mozart’s final opera, this concert will be a thrill for lovers of that...