Founded in 1942, the West Virginia Symphony League (WVSL) inspires community support for the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra (WVSO) through a wide range of innovative fundraising events, educational programs and hands-on projects. The League is one of the largest single sources of financial support for the WVSO. Our volunteer members come from all sectors of the community. Membership is open to all who share our commitment to enriching and elevating our state through the finest symphonic music.
Scheduled WVSL events for the 2014-2015 year include the Children's Tea at Berry Hills Country Club on Sunday, December 7, at 1:00-2:30 p.m. (contact Gail Carter); the West Virginia Symphony League Fashion Show on Thursday, February 12, starting with a pre-show reception at 6:00 pm and the show at 7:00 pm in the Ballroom of the University of Charleston (contact Morgan Robinson); Young Peoples Concerts in November and March (contact Helen Epps); the Symphony Gala on March 20 at the Four Points by Sheraton, honoring Dr. Edwin H. Welch and Dr. Janet Welch (contact Tanya Law); the Friday, June 5 Pinnacle Party at the NiSoure Building; and Bayer Symphony Sunday, "Greek Serenade," at the University of Charleston on Sunday, June 7 (contact Shelia Neal).
COMMITTEES: Please contact Helen Epps at Helenthad@aol.com if you can assist with the Young Peoples concerts on Tuesday, November 18 and Wednesday, November 19. Fashion Show Meeting Clay Center, 12 noon, Wednesday, November 12. Gala Meeting, Clay Center, 5 PM, Wednesday, November 12. Fashion Show Meeting, Clay Center, 12 noon, Wednesday November 19. Fashion Show Meeting, Clay Center, 12 noon, Wednesday November 19. Fashion Show Meeting, Clay Center, 12 noon, Wednesday December 3. Fashion Show Meeting, UC Ballroom, 12 noon, Wednesday December 10. Fashion Show Meeting, Clay Center, 12 noon, Wednesday, December 17.
Please visit the new Photo Galleries, which include hundreds of new photos by Greg Henshall of Bayer Renaissance Symphony Sunday and the WVSL Applause Fashion Show (May 1, 2014).
West Virginia Symphony Orchestra
P. O. Box 2292 One Clay Square
Charleston, WV 25328 Charleston, WV 25301