The Hartt School to Present The Hartt Symphony Orchestra at The Bushnell, 4/4
On Friday, April 4th at 8:00 p.m., The Hartt Symphony Orchestra returns to The Bushnell's magnificent Belding Theater with renowned Maestro Edward Cumming conducting an evening full of wonderful classical music, including works by Glinka, Rossini, and Copland plus a performance of Beethoven's Seventh Symphony. Acclaimed opera star and West Hartford native, Matthew Worth, joins the ensemble in arias by Rossini ("Largo al factotum," from The Barber of Seville) and ("Soliloquy" from Carousel), marking the first time Mr. Worth will have performed with The Hartt Orchestra. In addition, Jeffrey Hoffman, co-chairman of the family-run auto dealership Hoffman Auto Group, will guest conduct. The performance begins promptly at 8 p.m. and takes place at The Maxwell M. & Ruth R. Belding Theater located at The Bushnell Performing Arts Center in Hartford, Connecticut. For box office information, please visit www.Bushnell.org. Ticket prices start at $25.00.
The Hartt School is the performing arts conservatory of the University of Hartford that offers innovative degree programs in music, dance, and theatre. It provides world class performing arts education to students in Greater-Hartford and around the world. With more than 400 concerts, recitals, plays, master classes, dance performances, and musical theatre productions each year, performance is central to Hartt's curriculum. The Hartt Orchestra's performance at The Bushnell is one of the highlights of the year for both students and the community. Home to the Hartford Symphony Orchestra, the Bushnell's Belding Theater has been hailed as one of the most acoustically superior theaters in the region, if not the nation. Due to a long lasting partnership between The Hartt School and The Bushnell, each year students from Hartt have the incredible opportunity to perform on one of the world's best stages in front of a loyal audience of classical music enthusiasts.