Regina Symphony Orchestra News updates from the RSO. en-us Maestro to Leave The Regina Symphony Orchestra (RSO) Board of Governors and Maestro Victor Sawa wish to announce that the Maestro will be leaving his role as full-time music director of the RSO upon completion of the 2015-16 season. "At the end of the 2015-16 season I will have been with the RSO for twenty years," said Maestro Sawa. "It has been an honour to work with the RSO through so many memorable seasons however I feel that the time is right to pass the baton." A succession committee to begin the... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 00:53:00 -0600 Education & Outreach Program Announcements The Regina Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the addition of two new Education Outreach programs: Inner City Orchestra Project and Strings for Change.Inner City Orchestra Project:Following the success of both Build the Band and The Piapot Project, the Regina Symphony Orchestra is piloting a new programInner City Orchestra Projectwith Mother Teresa Middle School (MTMS).Longtime concertmaster Ed Minevich and his assistant Adrian Casas teach private, semi-private, and group... Mon, 09 Dec 2013 09:55:00 -0600 Back in Black After Years of Deficits The Regina Symphony Orchestra held its Annual General Meeting for Symphony members on Friday, August 23, 2013 at 7:00pm in the Hotel Saskatchewan Oak Room. Attending the meeting were a selection of musicians, Board members, donors, and sponsors all who contributed to the success of the Symphony and a $19,311 surplus during their 104thseason and Fiscal Year 2012-2013. "It is my pleasure to announce that the financial turnaround of the RSO has been completed, and now we... Wed, 04 Sep 2013 11:00:00 -0600 RSO Royal Patronage Renewed Until 2018 The Regina Symphony Orchestra is excited to announce that His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has agreed to renew his Royal Patronage of the RSO until 2018. The organizations to which His Royal Highness gives his patronage reflect the Prince's personal interests.Last year, the RSO had the opportunity to perform for Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall as part of the 2012 Royal Tour to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Held at the RCMP Depot in Regina, the... Mon, 15 Apr 2013 12:16:00 -0600