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Wellesley Symphony Orchestra concert
February 11, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wellesley Symphony Orchestra’s Favorite American Composers Concert
Former Governor Deval Patrick will join the Wellesley Symphony on Sunday, February 11th for an all-American program celebrating President’s Day and Black History Month. He will narrate Aaron Copland’s Lincoln Portrait, commissioned by Andre Kastelanetz during the difficult early days of Wold War II. Also on the program are Gershwin’s An American in Paris, Bernstein’s Candide overture, and Punto and Mejorana y Socavon from Danzas de Panama by the African American composer William Grant Still.
Sunday, Feb 11, 3pm
pre-concert talk with Leslie Holmes at 2:15pm
Max Hobart, Music Director and Conductor
Adults $25, senior/student, $20, children 12 and under free
At Mass Bay Community College, 50 Oakland St, Wellesley Hills