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Children’s Concert March 2nd

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OPRO performance to feature “Musical Petting Zoo”

 

Wilbraham – The Old Post Road Orchestra (OPRO) has announced its annual Family Concert to take place Friday, March 2, 2018 at Minnechaug Regional High School located at 621 Main Street. Prior to the 7pm performance, the orchestra will offer a “Musical Petting Zoo” from 6-7pm giving children opportunity to touch, hold, and try various instruments that will be on display.

 

The program is entitled Heroes & Villains and will be conducted by Juli E. Sansoucy. It will include Tschaikowsky’s “March Slave” as well as “Highlights from Wicked”, “Pirates of the Caribbean”, and the theme from “Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves”. The Strings and Friends youth orchestra will perform “Trumpet Voluntary”, “Our Heroes” and “Pieces of Eight.

 

Strings and Friends is directed by Denise Gendron and was founded by Elaine Holdsworth, both members of OPRO. This concert is sponsored in part by a grant from the Wilbraham Cultural Council, a local agency, supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Summer Concerts: Composers of New England! 6-16-17, 6-22-17

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Please join us for our Summer concerts! The first is on Friday, June 16, 2017 at the Shriners Hospital for Children located at 516 Carew St, Springfield, MA. The concert starts at 7pm. The second is on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Landmark at Monastery Heights located at 110 Monastery Ave, West Springfield MA. The concert starts at 7pm. These will feature music by New England composers. Hope to see you there!

OPRO Summer 2017

Family Concert: “How it is Made” 3-10-17

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Please join us for our family concert on Friday, March 10, 2017 at the Minnechaug Regional High School located at 621 Main St, Wilbraham, MA. The concert starts at 7pm, and will feature an instrument petting zoo starting at 6pm. Hope to see you there!