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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.

2017 - 2018 is our 21st 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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Introducing the Winners of our Fourth Annual Young Artist Competition.

Sunday, February 4th, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. ( snow date will be Saturday, February 3rd at 3:00 p.m. )

 Winners of our Fourth Annual Young Artist Competition, Composers of the Future – reduced ticket prices!


First Place
Isaac Bl

Second Place
Oliver Neubauer

Third Place
Joshua Choi

Will Play the first movement of Mozart’s Piano Concerto, no. 20, K. 466, in D minor

Will Play the first movement of Mozart’s Violin Concerto no. 3 , K. 216, in G Major

Will Play the first movement of Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto, K. 622, in A Major

Also on this program, we will feature  – Composers of the Future, XVII, in which the Symphony of Westchester will perform the musical works of children in collaboration with New Rochelle’s Songcatchers


Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.

        All Romantic Music Program

Tessa Lark

Rossini – William Tell Overture, Elgar – Introduction and Allegro, Tchaikovsky -  Violin Concerto, op. 35 in D Major, Tessa Lark, soloist. 



• 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