February 8 & 9, 2013, 8:00p.m. AND THE WINNER IS…Music of the Movies Join the WVSO for a night at the movies with a twist. Each selection will be voted on prior to the concert by symphony fans and presented like a movie award show. This fun-filled night is all about the glamor of movie music as selected by our judges – you!
Segal & Davis Family Foundation Education Initiative
The Segal & Davis Family Foundation has served a continuing role as a driving catalyst for the WVSO's ever-expanding music education programming. The foundation made a nationally significant, four-year, $200,000 commitment to the WVSO that targets 27 of West Virginia 's most economically distressed counties.
The Segal & Davis Family Foundation recently agreed to extend this partnership past the four-year period enabling the WVSO to continue this nationally significant program.
Katharine B. Tierney Music Education Fund
The Tierney Music Education Fund is a multi-purpose program that provides Young People's Concert Scholarships to economically distressed portions of West Virginia 's remaining 28 counties not covered by the Segal & Davis Initiative. This critical fund creates an opportunity for schools located in distressed pockets of these counties to qualify for transportation and admission fee scholarships when attending a Young People's Concert Series. The fund is also an important underwriter of each of the actual Young People's Concert Series.