Richmond Symphonic Winds Concert

Richmond Symphonic Winds will present a Spring Concert on Tuesday, April 17th at 7:00 p.m., Chester Presbyterian Church, 3424 West Hundred Road, Chester, Virginia.

The 35 member ensemble, under the direction of Iris Schwartz, consists of professional musicians, music educators, college professors, and other talented musicians from Richmond, Chesterfield and the Tri-Cities areas.

The Spring Concert will feature music by American composers, James Curnow, James Swearingen and Eric Whitacre. The program will also include marches, musical selections from “Fiddler on the Roof” and the premiere of Commemoration, written by Principal Clarinetist, Richard Schwartz, in memory of St. Louis Symphony violinist, Leon Schankman, father of Iris Schwartz.

The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Jim Dorn at 804-748-4636, or Iris Schwartz at 804-520-1601, email