Monday, December 05, 2016
HOLIDAY POPS! this SATURDAY 8 P.M. at the Armory
The CAMBRIDGE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (CSO) welcomes you and your family to a joyous celebration of the season:
Saturday December 10, 2016 at 8 P.M.
191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143
CSO Music Director Cynthia Woods leads the orchestra in seasonal favorites like Sleigh Ride, an audience sing-along, and even a special appearance from St. Nicholas himself! Guest artist Vira Slywotzky performs Broadway including Anything Goes and holiday classics like Santa Claus Is Coming To Town.
The CSO is joined by student musicians from the Perkins School for the Blind (led by Perkins Music Director Arnie Harris) who will perform side-by-side with Cambridge Symphony players. This special collaboration with Perkins is supported by the James W. Rollins Charitable Trust and the Boston Bruins Foundation.
The CSO is proud to have Helping Hand Food Pantry as our Spotlight Partner for this concert. Please bring a canned good donation to help those in need during the holidays.
Tickets: $20 General; $10 Students / Seniors;
available online at http://cambridgesymphony.org/
Thirteen Somerville residents will perform as part of the Orchestra in this holiday event: Violinists Nathan Nicol, Josh Garstka, Daphne Layton, Jenna Hoopingarner, Tadhg Pearson and Songwen Chen; violists Sam Duncan, Ryan Roelke and Kim Etingoff; Allison Reid, cellist; Carolyn Hayes, oboist; Will Gorman, bassoonist, and Natalie Shelton-May, percussionist.
Established in 1975, the Cambridge Symphony Orchestra is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) community music organization that presents classical music for diverse audiences who value great music in an accessible environment. Our volunteer musicians hail from Cambridge, Somerville, and Greater Boston. As the community orchestra of Cambridge and Somerville, the CSO creates outstanding programming through the combined energy of dozens of dedicated and talented individuals who believe in the importance of classical music and expanding our community’s access to it.