The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra conducted by Toshiyuki Shimada will present two Young People’s Concerts on Thursday, November 14th at the Garde Arts Center, one at 10 am and one at noon. In attendance will be over 2,200 students from area schools including New London, Groton, Montville, and others. The concerts are sponsored by a grant from the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut; further funding from Charter Oak Federal Credit Union has kept the ticket prices at a minimal $3 per head. The performance features: The Orchestra Loves a Parade with several marches such as Stars and Stripes Forever interpreted in dance courtesy of the Eastern Connecticut Ballet School. (Lisa Reardon, Director, Gloria Govrin, Artistic Director.) Study guides have been sent to the schools in advance. Contact the ECSO office for more information at 860-443-2876.
Sousa: Stars and Stripes Forever
Ensemble: Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra