SANYO DIGITAL CAMERAThe Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors met for their monthly meeting of the group on July 9, 2014, in Mesquite.  Directors present, pictured from left to right were Walter White, Debra Vradenburg, Felicia Smith, Larry LeMieux, Dr. Ann Rice, Dr. Selmer Spitzer and Phyllis Spitzer.

Dr. Selmer Spitzer, president, musical director and conductor, reported to the board the progress of the symphony in recruiting playing musicians; and reported that there were 50 interested musicians that had contacted him and were interested in playing in the newly organized symphony orchestra.

Their first rehearsal will be held on Friday, October 17, at 150 North Yucca Street, Suite 1, in Mesquite at 6 p.m.  The first concert of the season is scheduled for Saturday, November 22, at 7 p.m. performing in the Mesquite Community Theatre located at 150 North Yucca St.  Musicians interested in playing in the group need to contact Dr. Selmer Spitzer at (701) 226-6062 or by e-mail at

Concert tickets will be sold at the Mesquite Community Theatre box office at 150 North Yucca Street during their normal business hours.