Raleigh Festival



July 30 2013

With only three rehearsals left, our second season is going wonderfully! We can't wait to have everyone at the concert on Aug. 7th! The Classical Station 89.7 WCPE held an interview with Joseph House and Robert Garbarz. Listen for more information about how RFO came to be and Joseph's new symphony, "Fable"!



June 5 2013

Thank you so much to everyone who helped us reach our goal! Whether you donated money, shared the link on Facebook, or told your friends and family about RFO, we couldn't have done it without your help and all of us really appreciate it! Make sure to see us at our concert on August 7th at Millbrook High School! 

May 1st 2013

Congratulations to our Concerto Competition winner Alex Ullman! He will be featured at our summer concert on August 7th playing Dvorak's Cello Concerto!

April 15th 2013

We are well on our way to finishing the plans for this years program!  Rehearsals will be 3 times a week from July 22nd to August 7th.  Get excited everyone!

-Michael Grimes

F E A T U R E D   R E V I E W S


July 22nd, 2013 6-8pm
Apex High School Auditorium
Apex, NC


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August 7th, 2013 7:00pm

Millbrook High School
Raleigh, NC

"Who said you couldn't create a fine symphony orchestra ex nihilo? Here, with manifold liberties, is a version of how it happened: Someone observed as to how good it would be to have an orchestra for the benefit of rookie soloists, performers, directors and even composers... "

Paul D. Williams 

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Our Mission Statement: Providing students with the opportunity to create music and community.