Richmond County Orchestra Rocks!
Saturday, May 21, 2016 8 p.m. FREE
The Music Hall at Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden
Telephone: 718-876-7945Richmond County Orchestra Rocks! Saturday, May 21, 2016
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Richmond County Orchestra Rocks! Pop concert celebrating music primarily of the 60s paying tribute to the many music icons of the era. The RCO will perform with Not From Concentrate in paying tribute to David Bowie, George Martin & Donovan. Songs to be performed include Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, Strawberry Fields Forever, Season Of The Witch & Heroes and many others.
The second half features Curtis High School showcasing their Jazz band and string orchestra and perform Side-By-Side with the Richmond County Orchestra performing “Norwegian Wood”, “Day Tripper” & “Hey Jude” as the grand finale.
The Richmond County Orchestra has been providing an annual coaching program for Curtis High School since 2009. This year’s expanded 10 week coaching program was made possible with a CASA (Cultural After-School Adventures) from Councilwoman Rose & NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.