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Virginia Symphony makes its first recording for Naxos

May 26, 2011

May 18, 2011 was an historic day for the Virginia Symphony. The orchestra recorded its first CD for the Naxos label with a collection of five pieces by composer Adolphus Hailstork under the direction of its music director JoAnn Falletta. The music of Hailstork was a natural choice for the VSO. Dr Hailstork has lived in Virginia for 34 years, and many of his pieces were written for and premièred by his “hometown” orchestra. Read more

behind Tim Handley (L to R) JoAnn Falletta, Robert Shoup, Adolphus Hailstork


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