Concerts

Most Performances are held at the Fine Arts Instructional Center (FAIC) building on campus at Eastern CT State University in Willimantic (on the linked map - it is building #32). Concert admission is free; contributions are gratefully accepted.


2019-2020 Season

Saturday, September 21@ 3:00
Shaboo Stage at Jillson Square Park in Willimantic
Community Concert - selection of pops and light classics

Sunday, November 3rd @3:00
Rossini - Overture to The Barber of Seville
Prokofiev - Lieutenant Kijé Suite
Chabrier - Suite Pastorale

Sunday, March 1st @ 3:00
Smetena - The Moldau
WRAC soloist (to be announced)
Brahms - Symphony No. 3

Saturday, May 9th @ 7:30 <- Please note date and time
Carwithen - Suffolk Suite
Runestad - Climb
Beethoven - Symphony No. 9
mvt. 4
     with choir and soloists



Previous Seasons 

2018-2019

Fall concert:

Balmages, On Top of the World
Milholland, Elegy 
Ravel, Pavane pour une infante defunte 
Dvorak, The Water Goblin

Winter concert:

Brahms, Academic Festival Overture
Debussy, 
Danses sacrée et profane, for chromatic harp & string orchestra
           Featuring Megan Sesma, Harp
J. Haydn, Symphony No. 96 “The Miracle” 

Spring concert:  

Elgar, Pomp and Circumstance March 
Quigley, Orchestral Suite #1 
Windham Arts Council Competition winner
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet Suite


2017-2018

Fall concert:

Bach, Concerto for Oboe and Violin; Dvorak, Carnival Overture; Beethoven, Symphony No. 5

Winter concert:

Couperin (arr. Bazelaire), Pieces en concert for Cello and Strings - Kurt Kaufman, cello solo; Glinka, Valse-Fantaisie; Bizet, Symphony in C

Spring concert:

Mozart, Don Giovanni Overture; Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"; Windham Regional Arts Council Young Artist Competition winner Percy Chen, violin, playing Bruch Violin Concerto (first movement)








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