Conductor Kevin Bartram interviews José Carreras backstage after the October 17th concert.
Watch and listen to video and audio clips of a few of the orchestra’s recent performances.
The UMW Philharmonic is a premiere college/community orchestra whose mission is to educate as well as to provide quality classical music to the community. The group serves as the flagship classical ensemble for the university and the community. Entrance into the group is by audition only.
UMW PHILHARMONIC SCHOLARSHIPS (2015-16): The UMW Philharmonic, supported by the Friends of the Philharmonic, is fortunate to have one of the largest and most progressive scholarship programs in the nation. Called the Philharmonic Scholars, awards are based not only on participation within the orchestra, but also service to the community and to the university.
Touring Program The UMW Philarmonic’s touring program was established in 2006 as a means to offer international and cultural opportunities for our student and community musicians. Tours are voluntary and take place during academic breaks.