• RSO New Season Unveiled!
  • The Messiah
  • The Messiah
  • Beat Beethoven
  • Peter Brye Fund


Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 3:00 p.m


Dr. David McConnell of Penn State Berks and Alvernia University leads the RSO and featured community members as soloists and choristers in Parts Two and Three of Handel’s Messiah.

To purchase tickets, call 610-373-7557 or email

Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 3:00 p.m

The World of Shakespeare

Explore Shakespeare’s world with music inspired by "The Tempest" and "A Midsummer Night's Dream," by Sibelius, Michael Nyman, and Mendelssohn, featuring soprano Lianne Coble, mezzo-soprano Patricia Risley, the Reading Choral Society Women’s Chorus, and actors from The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre.

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Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

Beat Beethoven 2017

Beat Beethoven 2017

Alvernia University

Can you beat Beethoven and finish before the end of the concert? Join the RSO at Alvernia University for a concert by the RSYO and participate in the 10k/5k Race/Walk.

Not a runner? Bring your lawn chair and come out to enjoy the FREE concert!  Walkers are welcome for the 1-mile Fun Run/Walk as well as the 5K!

Visit our Beat Beethoven! page for full details and the registration form.

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