Our Mission

To provide professional quality musical performances to communities in and around the Rappahannock region, and to promote music education, musical awareness, and music appreciation.

 

 

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• Spring Concert • Saturday, March 7, 2015

"Salute to Music Education"

SHOW TIME

7:30 pm

Featuring

A Young Person’s Guide to The Orchestra; Cello Concerto by Édouard Lalo; Selections from Madam Butterfly; Hooked on Classics; Pictures At An Exhibition; Rodeo

Soloists

Luke Payne

Luke Payne is a freshman at the University of Mary Washington. He is pursuing a double major in music and computer science. A resident of King George County, he has been involved in many orchestras and chamber ensembles in the Fredericksburg and Northern Virginia area. He currently plays with: The Rappahannock POPS Orchestra; The University of Mary Washington Philharmonic; The University of Mary Washington String Quartet; and The Payne Quartet. He has studied cello with Christine Hartigan, Gerald Fowkes, James Forry, and Ken Law. Luke hopes to always have music and his cello as a prominent part of his life.

Zoe Woodaman

A junior from Mountain View High School, Zoe Woodaman is a vocal student under the tutelage of Ms. Toni Crowder, with whom she has studied for five years. Zoe began to compete vocally two years ago, during which time, she earned a first place finish in the Spotsylvania Bland Competition; a second place finish in the Bland District Competition (as a sophomore); and a first place finish in the 2014 Fredericksburg Festival of The Performing Arts, Young Artist Competition. She sings with the Mountain View High School Madrigals, under the direction of Ms. Keene, and serves as a Cantor at Saint William of York Catholic Church. Every year since her freshman year, Zoe has been selected to participate in All- County Chorus and, as a sophomore and junior, achieved the number one ranking as a first Soprano in the District. Zoe is a year round high school swimmer, is pursuing an Advanced High School Diploma and hopes to study both music and medicine in college.

LOCATION

Grace Church of Fredericksburg • Center for the Arts
1141 Heatherstone Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22407-4828
www.gcofonline.org

 

 

Announcing Our 2014 • 2015 Concert Season

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•  Holiday Concert • Saturday, December 20, 2014

"We Need A Little Christmas"

SHOW TIME

7:30 pm

Featuring

The Voices of the Pops, Mandy Carr, Director; Christmas Festival; Theme from Ice Castles; White Christmas; Sleigh Ride; Rockin’ Christmas Eve; We Need a little Christmas; ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas; A Christmas Sing-a-long; Hallelujah Chorus

LOCATION

Grace Church of Fredericksburg • Center for the Arts
1141 Heatherstone Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22407-4828
www.gcofonline.org

 

• Spring Concert • Saturday, March 7, 2015

"Salute to Music Education"

SHOW TIME

7:30 pm

Featuring

A Young Person’s Guide to The Orchestra; Cello Concerto by Édouard Lalo; Selections from Madam Butterfly; Hooked on Classics; Pictures At An Exhibition; Rodeo

LOCATION

Grace Church of Fredericksburg • Center for the Arts
1141 Heatherstone Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22407-4828
www.gcofonline.org

 

• Annual Memorial Day Concert • Monday, May 25, 2015

"In Memoriam"

NO TICKETS NEEDED, THIS IS A FREE CONCERT for the community.

SHOW TIME

6:00 pm

Featuring

The Voices of the POPS, Mandy Carr, Director; Olympic Fanfare; American Salute; Scenes from the Rappahannock; Armed Forces Medley; God Bless America; Let There Be Peace On Earth; Selections from Showboat; Battle Hymn of The Republic; Proud to Be An American; 1812 Overture Battle Hymn; The Star Spangled Banner; The Blue and The Grey; Grand Old Flag; Victory at Sea; Triumphal March

LOCATION

Mary Washington Hospital
Ambulatory Care Entrance
1001 Sam Perry Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
www.marywashingtonhealthcare.com

RAIN LOCATION:

Grace Church of Fredericksburg - Center for the Arts
1141 Heatherstone Drive • Fredericksburg, VA 22407
www.gcofonline.org

 

TICKETS FOR OUR 2014-2015 Season

You can purchase tickets below OR at Roberson’s Music or the Fredericksburg Visitor’s Center
$20 Adults;
$15 Seniors (65 and over);
$15 Students (with a valid ID);
Children Under 18 Free.

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