Provide transportation for guest artists to and from the airport, and from hotel to rehearsals and concerts. Volunteer Drivers must have a good driving history and a clean vehicle in excellent condition. Volunteers must also meet minimum insurance requirements.
VSO Boutique/Guest Artist Sales
Actively support sales, assist patrons, and work the Square registers at concerts of both Boutique items and guest artist merchandise. Boutique volunteers sell merchandise before the concerts and during intermission. Volunteers receive a free ticket to the concert.
Education/Young People’s Concerts
Assist with youth and student programs and concerts. This includes ushering students to their seats, help maintain quiet during YPCs, assist with questions and instruction.
Help patrons find their seats, pass out program books, and assist with any questions at the concerts. Training is required for all new volunteer ushers.
Provide essential office support to the VSO staff during regular office hours, Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm. Duties include assisting with mailing projects and helping with other clerical functions.
All volunteers are expected to understand and support the purpose, structure and policies of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra, the venues, and the volunteer program. All volunteers will:
- Work cooperatively with VSO staff
- Positively represent the VSO as community ambassadors
- Perform assignments and responsibilities willingly and courteously
- Respect confidentially of sensitive and proprietary information
- Attend training sessions when necessary
- Free tickets to concerts that you work
- Opportunities to meet and interact with VSO musicians, conductors, and guest artists
- 10 % discount on tickets purchased
To sign up to be a volunteer, or for more information, contact Hannah Baumer, Manager of Marketing and Volunteer Resources, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 757.213.1411.
Friday, April 27, 2018 | Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News | 7:30 PM Performing original music from the iconic motion picture series, the Virginia Symphony Orchestra takes audiences to a galaxy far, far away in a concert of Jedi proportions. Experience the...
Saturday, April 28, 2018 | Roanoke Island-Festival Park, Manteo, NC | 3PM 1 Festival Park, Manteo, NC 27954 Listen to the spectacular music of The Virginia Symphony, conducted by nationally acclaimed resident conductor Benjamin Rous. This evening’s...
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | 2:00 PM | Chesapeake Conference Center, Chesapeake A special concert for the Senior Community of Hampton Roads Robert Shoup, conductor Enjoy a look back in time with familiar light classics and favorite popular tunes. Join the...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 | 2:00PM | Virginia Beach Convention Center A special concert for the Senior Community of Hampton Roads Enjoy a look back in time with familiar light classics and favorite popular tunes. Join the musicians of the Virginia Symphony on a musical...