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Announcing the 2019-20 Season!


October 5 & 6: The Young Masters

The Young Masters celebrates three notable young German masters of the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic eras with masterpieces composed in their 30’s.

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December 7 & 8: BRO Revels! 2019

The Blue Ridge Orchestra’s hallmark holiday concert returns, again marrying the beloved and the unexpected for a boisterous wintertime treat that rings in the holiday season!

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February 1: Kickshaws & Quiddities

Our Leap Year concert celebrates a series of musical oddities; lesser-known pieces that are rarely played combine into this unusual jewel of a concert.

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May 2 & 3: Beethoven Lives Upstairs

In honor of Beethoven’s 250th birthday, Music Director Milton Crotts has programmed a family-friendly feast of Beethoven!

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Milton Crotts, Music Director

Music Director of the Blue Ridge Orchestra since 2011, Dr. Milton Crotts has led orchestras across the United States and in Tokyo and Guam, where he has captivated audiences with his creative programming and imaginative performances.