The West Hartford Symphony Orchestra (WHSO) is excited to return to the stage for its annual holiday concert. The concert will feature the talented soprano soloist Teresa Eickel in a spectacular performance that is certain to delight audiences young and old.
The orchestra will perform beloved holiday classics including Leroy Anderson’s Sleigh Ride, excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite, O Holy Night, Festive Sounds of Hanukkah, White Christmas, and many more.
Opening the concert will be Conard High School’s award-winning student-run coed a cappella group Be S#arp. This is the second concert this season opening with a performance by a local school choir. The inclusion of local school choir’s in WHSO’s performance is part of the orchestra’s multi-generational approach to music. The orchestra strives to bring together musicians of all ages from school students to retirees. This unique collaboration fosters musical mentorships that benefit all involved.