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The Symphony of Westchester!

We are professional orchestra of more than 60 musicians, performing four separate classical music concerts throughout the year, October, December, February and May, at Iona College in New Rochelle, Westchester, New York.

We are known for our first rate and inspiring classical symphonic music concerts, world class soloists, exemplary outreach programs and the premiering of meaningful new works.

2018 - 2019 is our 22nd season at Iona College.

Arts Westchester

The Symphony of Westchester, Inc., programs are made possible, by ArtsWestchester with support from Westchester County Government.

Prices for our classical music concerts range from $50 for general admission to $15 for students.

Information on our classical music concerts may be found by clicking programs.

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The Fifth Annual Young Artist Concerto Competition form (Click to Download the form)

2018-2019 Season

Saturday November 10th, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.

All Romantic Program

Inbal Segev
Elgar - Cello Concerto, op. 85, in E minor, Inbal Segev, soloist
Dvorak -  Symphony no. 9,op. 95  in E minor  (from the New World )


Sunday, December 16th, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
(Snow Date is Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.)

  All Baroque Program

Johann Sebastian Bach - Air; from Suite No. 3, bwv 1068 in D Major
                                          Brandenburg Concerto no. 3, BWV 1048 in G Major

Antonio Vivaldi               The Four Seasons
Alexander Abayev, violin


Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
(Snow Date is Saturday, February 2nd at 3:00 p.m.)

  Young Artist Showcase - Fifth Annual Young Artist Concerto Competition

Three Winners and their concerto pieces will be posted on December 16


Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.

  All American Program


Alon Goldstein
Bernstein - Overture to West Side Story, Copland - Appalachian Spring: Suite (Chamber Version),  Gershwin -  Piano Concerto in F Major, Alon Goldstein, pianist



• Beethoven Symphony no. 1, op. 21 in C Major - Mov't - recorded Nov., 7th, 2015 at Iona College, 1st Movt
• Beethoven Symphony no. 1, op. 21 in C Major - Mov't I  - recorded Nov. 7th, 2015 at Iona College, Mov't 4th
• Beethoven Symphony no. 5, C minor, mov't II - Andante con moto, and
mov't IV - Allegro, recorded live, Nov. 9th, 2013 at Iona College, New Rochelle, Barry Charles Hoffman, conductor.
Excerpt from 4th Mov't, Mendelssohn's Symphony no.4, op. 90 in A major, live recording at Iona College, May 5th, 2012
Brahms: Hungarian Dance no. 6
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto