2018-2019 Season tickets are now available for $85, click HERE to order online. For individual concerts, click on the concert date for tickets.

The season ticket includes the following events:

December 7, “The Light of Christmas”, Tar River Children’s Chorus and Youth Strings Concert, 7:30 PM at First Baptist Church, Rocky Mount

Our award-winning Tar River Children’s Chorus and Youth Strings will again usher us into a wonderful Christmas season. The whole family from young to old will enjoy favorite popular Christmas songs and beautiful settings of traditional carols. Come join us for a lovely evening!

December 18, “A Swingin’ Christmas”, Tar River Swing Band, 7:30 PM at Dunn Center

Join the Tar River Swing Band as we celebrate Christmas with popular holiday tunes in a Swingin’ style as well as some traditional swing tunes you know and love! Guest pianist and composer Joel Martin will join the band for this concert.

March 9, “Peter and the Wolf”, Tar River Orchestra, 3 PM at Dunn Center

The whole family will be delighted as the orchestra presents the classic story of Peter and the Wolf set to the enchanting music of Sergei Prokofiev in our annual family concert. Come early for pre-concert activities and an instrument petting zoo!

April 5, “Vivaldi and Handel by Candlelight”, Tar River Chorus, 7:30 PM at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church

Chamber orchestra and the voices of the Tar River Chorus transport the audience to a different era, filling the gorgeous, candlelit sanctuary of St. Andrew’s Episcopal with the timeless Vivaldi Gloria and selections from Handel’s Coronation Anthems. Whether you come seeking entertainment, spiritual enlightenment (or both), this concert presents a beautiful opportunity.

May 9, “Swing N Strings”, Tar River Swing Band, Children’s Chorus, and Orchestra Strings, 7:30 PM at the Dunn Center

What do you get when you combine the swing band with orchestra strings? Magic! Join us for an evening of swing tunes and beloved hits from the great American Songbook with an extra touch of PIZAZZ from our orchestra strings and children’s chorus.

In addition to these season events, tickets will be sold separately for the annual Tar River League Fund-raiser on February 15 featuring The Catalinas and Fantastic Shakers. Mark your calendars now and plan to attend!