About The Royal Oak Symphony Orchestra (ROSO)
The Royal Oak Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1995 under the leadership of Peter Tolias. Conductors over the past 10 years have included: John Robertson, John Dovaras, and guest conductors. ROSO musicians are adults of all ages and professions who enjoy playing together and presenting concerts in the Royal Oak area.
John McLaughlin Williams is now in his second season as ROSO’s music director and conductor. Mr. Williams has served as guest conductor for many orchestras, including the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, the Colorado Symphony, and the National Symphony of Ukraine, among others. He is now in his third year
as ROSO’s music director and conductor.