The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of music director, Toshiyuki Shimada, continues the 2009-2010 concert series on Saturday, January 23, 2010, at 8 PM, at the Garde Arts Center, New London.
The program entitled “A Proven Winner!” features the 2009 ECSO Instrumental Competition Winner, Stephen Charles Page, Jr. performing Ibert’s Concertino da Camera on the Alto Saxophone. Also on the program are Haydn’s Symphony No. 104 in D Major (The “London”) and Stravinsky’s Petrouchka (1947).
The concert is sponsored by the Frank Loomis Palmer Fund and Chelsea Groton Bank. A pre-concert lecture at 7 PM will be given by Gary Chapman. Tickets are available from $28-$52 with senior, student, and military discounts in selected seating areas. To purchase tickets, call the ECSO office or buy them on line at www.gardearts.org.