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Symphony Under the Stars returns to Elmwood Park on Saturday
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By Cheryl E Preston
20220824
Symphony Under the Stars returns to Elmwood Park on Saturday

One of the highlights of the Star City is the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra which will be returning to Elmwood Park this weekend. Symphony Under the Stars is an annual free event that is a prelude to the upcoming concert seasonRSO was established in 1953 by a group of music lovers and Gibson Morrissey served as the first conductor until he passed away in 1975. Jack Moehlenkamp took over from 1975-1986 when Victoria Bond became the conductor until 1995. David Wiley has held the position since 1996.