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Recent Concerts

See photos from some of David Stewart Wiley’s most recent engagements, including concerts with the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra and beyond Roanoke.

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Performance at Heckshire State Park


Wiley conducts former Philharmonic musicians on July 16, 2016, Heckshire State Park, Islip, NY.

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Maestro Wiley: 20 Successful Seasons and Going Strong

David_Stewart_Wiley_01The Roanoke Symphony Orchestra’s beloved Maestro, David Stewart Wiley, just completed his 20th acclaimed season with our orchestra & chorus. To honor David and his work, a group of RSO supporters organized by community leader and businessman Bart Wilner hosted a special party event at Rockledge on Mill...

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Concert delights with music, singing, dancing

By Timothy Gaylard, Special to The Roanoke Times

A large array of musicians, including the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, presented an interesting program on Sunday afternoon for an audience of about 1,700 at the Berglund Performing Arts Theatre.

The concert of only two works, one relatively short and the other...

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Wiley leads a successful Conducting Change program in NY

Dear David,
What a success! It was due to your commitment to keeping this event alive that the three of us could realize together just how impactful it would be for our chapter. We have received numerous emails today with members’ sincere appreciation of the experience you gave them on stage in...
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Wiley Recognized as Citizen of the Year

DSW_white_01Roanoke City Council recognized David Stewart Wiley, music director and conductor for the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, as the city’s 2015 Citizen of the Year.

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Symphony conjures up scenic landscapes

By Steven Mark, (Hawaii Star Advertiser)

The Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra’s performances this weekend will conjure as much sight as it does sound. Its “Pops” concert on Friday evening features movie music, with guest conductor Stuart Chafetz presenting “Hooray for Hollywood.”

But even...

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RSO masterfully opens Masterworks season

By Timothy Gaylard, Special to The Roanoke Times

The Roanoke Symphony, conducted by David Stewart Wiley, on Sunday opened the 2014-15 Masterworks season for an audience of about 1,200 at the Roanoke Performing Arts Theatre.

The program of Beethoven, Barber and Mahler, titled “In Nature’s Realm,” featured the...

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Symphony Pops celebrates Rodgers & Hammerstein

By Tim Gaylard, Special to The Roanoke Times

Under the direction of David Stewart Wiley, the Roanoke Symphony’s Pops season concluded on Friday with a celebration of the great musical theater masterpieces of Rodgers and Hammerstein.

Before a crowd of about 2,000 people in the Salem Civic Center, the concert...

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Concert review: Pianist Tanya Gabrielian sparkles with Roanoke Symphony Orchestra performance

By Timothy Gaylard, Special to The Roanoke Times

The Roanoke Symphony’s Masterworks season continued on Sunday afternoon with a program of Mozart, Vaughan Williams and Tchaikovsky conducted by David Stewart Wiley.

A crowd of about 830 people filled Shaftman Hall at Jefferson Center. Featured on the second...

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