From the magical songs of "West Side Story" to the celebratory finale of "Stars and Stripes," music will fill the air of the West Hartford Town Hall Auditorium at 7p.m., Saturday, May 19, as the West Hartford Symphony Orchestra presents a rousing POPS Concert for 2018, designed for an annual dose of song, music and family fun.
This special concert and town event will celebrate several important events for WHSO and West Hartford, including:
Armed Services Day, honoring veterans and heroes
Honoring two West Hartford leaders who are leaving the community:
Kingswood Oxford Headmaster Dennis Bisgaard, and
WHSO President and Principal Percussionist, Ron Reisner
Broadway singer and actor, Carrie Pines
"This is a concert of popular music from Broadway, the movies and World War ll that will have everyone leaving the concert whistling one of the melodies!" said WHSO Music Director Richard Chiarappa