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Experience the Tar River Orchestra & Chorus



Tar River Orchestra & Chorus at a Glance


Since 1986, the Tar River Orchestra & Chorus has provided quality, affordable, musical experiences for citizens of Nash and Edgecombe Counties and beyond. Our concert season features eight concerts combining our best local musicians with professionals from around the state.

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2021-22 Concert Season

After a year of musical silence, the 2021-2022 Concert Season begins October 16 and will include eight events. Season tickets are available now. To learn more, read the season brochure below.
**We are mindful of COVID-19 in our community and will evaluate each performance in terms of safety for performers and concertgoers.

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Upcoming Events

  • Swingin' Around the Christmas Tree
    Tue, Dec 14
    The Dunn Center Rocky Mount
    Dec 14, 7:30 PM
    The Dunn Center Rocky Mount, 3400 N Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, USA
    Get your holiday swingin' with the Tar River Swing Band!
  • Hello Spring!
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Mar 19
    Imperial Centre Theater
    Mar 19, 2022, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM EDT
    Imperial Centre Theater, 270 Gay St, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, USA
    Join us for our FREE family concert as the orchestra presents, “Hello Spring”. Tickets available January 1.
  • Blood, Sweat, & Tears; Earth, Wind, & Fire; and a little Chicago!
    Apr 02, 2022, 7:30 PM
    The Dunn Center Rocky Mount, 3400 N Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, USA
    Rocky Mount will ROCK when renowned band and vocalists from the Canadian based group Jeans ‘n Classics join the Tar River Orchestra for an unforgettable evening of R&B, Soul & Pop hits from the classic horn bands the 70’s.
  • "Songs for the Journey"
    Fri, Apr 22
    St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
    Apr 22, 2022, 7:30 PM
    St. Andrew's Episcopal Church , 301 S Circle Dr, Rocky Mount, NC 27804, USA
    Meander along the path with us as the Tar River Chorus shares “Songs for the Journey” this spring.

Contact Tar River Orchestra & Chorus

Station Square, Rocky Mount, NC


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