Upcoming Performances

Cheshire Symphony Orchestra

St. Peter’s Church
59 Main Street, Cheshire, CT 06410

Concert No. 1 – November 10, 2023

  • Verdi – La Battaglia di Legnano Sinfonia
  • C.P.E. Bach – Sinfonia in F
  • Grieg – Concerto for Piano in A Minor, Op. 16
    • Allegro molto moderato
      Braeden Shizume, piano
  • Tchaikovsky – Swan Lake Suite

Concert No. 2 – December 15, 2023

  • Selected holiday favorites: Christmas on Broadway, Around the World at Christmas Time, Variations of Jingle Bells, Minor Alterations, and more…

Concert No. 3 – March 22, 2024

  • Herbert – Irish Melody for Grand Orchestra
  • Parma – Irish Tune from Country
  • Anderson – The Irish Suite
  • Beethoven – Symphony No. 3 in Eb, Op. 55 (“Eroica”)

Concert No. 4 – May 10, 2024

  • American Inspired Music, including: Ashokan Farewell, American Salute, Armed Forces Salute, Dances in the Canebrakes, and more.

Chamber Music by the River

  • Sunday, March 3, 2024 at 3 pm

Chamber Music by the River “Workshops”

Hilarie Clark Moore Music Studio

One-day workshops to focus on playing in chamber ensembles without preparing for a performance

  • Saturday, April 27, 2024

SECCO

Works of Passion
Sunday, November 5, 2023 at 2:00 pm, Waterford Community Center

  • Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet Overture
  • Bach’s Brandenburg No. 3
  • Marquez’s Danzón No. 2
  • Mozart’s Symphony No. 41 in C major

Making Holiday Memories
Saturday, December 16, 2023 at 2:00 pm, Waterford Community Center

  • A Canadian Brass Christmas
  • Babes in Toyland
  • A Charlie Brown Christmas
  • Palladio
  • Let it Snow, Let it Snow!
  • Polar Express
  • Trumpeter’s Lullaby
  • Wizards in Winter
  • ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
  • Christmas Sing-a-long
  • Happy Holidays

Imagery Through Music
Saturday, March 16, 2024 at 7:30 pm, Waterford High School Auditorium

  • Strauss Jr.’s Die Fledermaus Overture
  • Montgomery’s Starburst for String Orchestra
  • Nishimura’s Water Reflections
  • Grøndahl’s Trombone Concerto – Michael Seifert, soloist
  • Dukas’s Fanfare pour précéder le Péri
  • Schubert’s Symphony No. 4 in C minor

Shall We Dance?
Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 2:00 pm, Waterford Community Center

  • Massenet’s Le Cid Ballet
  • Gliere’s Russian Sailors Dance from ‘The Red Poppy’
  • Bartók’s Romanian Folk Dances
  • Gounod’s Funeral March for the Marionette
  • Mussorgsky’s Sorochintsy Fair – Gopak
  • Joplin’s The Entertainer
  • Tchaikovsky’s Polonaise and Waltz from ‘Eugene Onegin’
  • Strauss Jr.’s Tales from the Vienna Woods
  • Copland’s Hoe Down

The Fishergirl

Please check back for announcements of 2024 performances.