The Wellesley Symphony closes its season on Sunday, May 6th with Brahms’ Symphony No. 1 and the Glazunov Violin Concerto performed by Wellesley native Julia Glenn. The overture Cortège de Bacchus from Delibes’ opera Sylvia opens the program.
Currently a doctoral candidate at the Juilliard School, Glenn obtained her master’s from New England Conservatory in 2013 and her bachelor’s in linguistics from Harvard University in 2012. Glenn won the Wellesley Symphony Orchestra’s Young Soloist Competition and performed with the orchestra.
The concert is at MassBay Community College, 50 Oakland, Street, Wellesley, at 3 PM. Orchestra president Leslie Holmes will give a preconcert talk at 2:15. Individual tickets for the concert are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and students, and free for children 12 and under and may be purchased at Wellesley Books, Andrews Pharmacy on Weston Road, on-line, and at the door. There is plenty of free parking at the college. Call 781-235-0515 or visit www.wellesleysymphony.org