Since 1999, the River Concert Series, under the musical direction of Jeffery Silberschlag, has delivered high-quality, world-class performances in a wide spectrum of musical stylings to over 250,000 enthusiastic audience members. Over the years, the concerts have grown in size and prestige with outstanding contributions from many distinguished musical artists, as well as the exceptional performances from the River Concert Series resident ensemble, the Chesapeake Orchestra.
The River Concert Series Resident Orchestra: The Chesapeake Orchestra
Founded in 1995, by Jeffrey Silberschlag, the Chesapeake Orchestra is dedicated to developing the availability of cultural, diverse and enlightening musical experiences for the whole family. The Orchestra is comprised of accomplished musicians, as well as some up-and-coming fresh faces. The Chesapeake Orchestra has performed at River Concert Series since its inception in 1999, they also perform regularly at a number of other venues in the area such as Leonardtown Square and Sotterley Plantation. Most recently the Orchestra has expanded its program to include a variety of other venues in Southern Maryland.
For more information about the Chesapeake Orchestra visit their website.