Our previous concerts in 2017-2018:

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Another season brought to you by "the most adventurous community orchestra"
  Our 58th Season 

October 1, 2017

"From Russia With Love"


560 Music Center

560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO  63130


 Overture to ​Ruslan and Ludmilla                                                Mikhail Glinka

 Piano Concerto No. 4 in D Minor                                           Anton Rubinstein

Richard Alston, Piano

 Symphony No. 2, "Little Russian"                               Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Concerts are always free and open to the public  


April 22, 2018

"Made in the USA"

Featuring the Schatzkamer Young Artists


 Season of Autocracy                                                    Kerwin Young

World Premier


        Violin Concerto #2, 1st mvt.                                     Sergei Prokofiev           Charles Hamilton, Violin


 Oboe Concerto in C Major, 1st mvt.                             Joseph Haydn

Gwyneth Allendorph, Oboe


G Minor Violin Concerto, 1st mvt.                                     Max Bruch 

Madeline De Geest, Violin


Piano Concerto #2, 1st mvt.                               Camille Saint-Saens

Walter Thomas-Patterson, Piano

Contest Winner


Scheherazade, 4th mvt.                               Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Mary Sweetin, Violin

UCSO Concertmaster



All Saints Catholic Church

6403 Clemens Avenue, University City, MO  63130



Concerts are always FREE and begin at 3:00 p.m.


Come early for the Pre-Concert Talk with Maestro Burke at 2:15 p.m.

​Announcing the 2017 - 2018 Season:

The Compleat Cultural Tourist II

    With support from the REGIONAL ARTS COMMISSION​.

Watch this space for other volunteering opportunities!​

​​February 25, 2018

"Focus on St. Louis"


560 Music Center

560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO  63130

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Miquijá                                                            Francisco de Paula Magdaleno

Bill Hopkins, Guitar


Saxophone Concerto                                                               Kenneth Fuchs

Ryan Janus, Saxophone

​​Invitation to a Die-in                                                                   
Nkeiru Okoye

Robert McNichols, Jr., Bass-Baritone


Piano Concerto No. 1 in Eb​                                                           Franz Liszt

Tim Jansen, Piano



Financial assistance for this project has been provided by the MISSOURI ARTS COUNCIL,

a state agency.

December 3, 2017

"Touring the British Isles"


All Saints Catholic Church

6403 Clemens Avenue, University City, MO  63130


 Die Hebrides (Fingalshohle), Opus 26                  Felix Mendelssohn Bartoldy

 Violoncello Concerto in E Minor, Opus 85                                   Edward Elgar

Steven Honigberg, Cello

 Irish Suite                                                            Arranged by Leroy Anderson

The mission of the University City Symphony Orchestra is to provide rich musical experiences and educational opportunities for the culturally diverse community of University City and beyond.

We are saddened by the loss to our family this past season:

​John O'Sullivan
Charlotte Sherman
Rosemarie Voelker 
Stanley Levy 
Allen Meyers


Your support helps the UCSO provide concerts FREE of charge to the St. Louis Community!

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