East Hartford - posted Jun, 26 2013
EAST HARTFORD - On July 13 at 7 p.m., Riverfront Recapture is offering a free performance of the Riverfront Summer Pops Olmsted Concert in Great River Park at 301 East River Drive, East Hartford. Spend a relaxing evening on the Riverfront with the Middletown Symphonic Band, a professional concert band featuring wind, brass and percussion instruments. Enjoy sounds and musical styles from around the world. For their second performance this season, the Middletown Symphonic Band will be taking its audience on a journey across the globe. You will hear the sounds of New York City, German polkas, the harmonic minor scale of the Middle East, beautiful Italian melodies, and Irish jigs. At the end of the concert, the band will return back to the United States with a rousing conclusion of big band music. Admission to this event is free. Seating is available in the amphitheater and on the lawn; bring your lawn chairs and a blanket. This event will feature food and beer, wine and beverages for purchase. Rain Date for this performance is July 14. Visit www.riverfront.org for more information.