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Orchestra ready to start rehearsing again
Effingham County Community Orchestra
Music Director and Conductor Charles Patterson leads the Effingham Community Orchestra during its Aug. 19, 2018, concert at the Effingham County Recreation and Parks Department in Springfield. - photo by Mark Lastinger/staff

Charles Patterson, music director of the Effingham Community Orchestra, announced Friday that the orchestra is headed back to rehearsals with the first being held June 13.

Patterson is hoping a concert can be scheduled in the near future.

Interested musicians can contact him at