Culture Connect Featured Event

Western Connecticut Youth Orchestra Spring Concert
Ticket Price: $15 Adults, $10 Students and Seniors
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The Western Connecticut Youth Orchestra (WCYO) will present a concert on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at 4:00 PM. at Richardson Auditorium at Ridgefield High School. The concert will feature performances by the three WCYO ensembles, comprised of nearly a hundred auditioned musicians in grades five through twelve from seventeen towns in Connecticut and New York.  The Symphony Orchestra performance will include the premier of a commissioned piece by jazz composer, Chris Jentsch, entitled Three Moods, featuring Jentsch on guitar and WCYO Musician Jack Truskowski of Ridgefield on jazz saxophone.   The String Ensemble and Wind Ensemble will perform music with a distinctly American flavor.  Tickets will be available at the door of the concert and are $15.00 for Adults and $10.00 for Students and Seniors. The WCYO also invites the public to attend its annual Garden Party concert and fundraiser at Bernard's in Ridgefield on Sunday, June 9th. Please see our website for more information or call  (203) 894-8786.