West Covina Symphony Orchestra Presents Free "Concert for the Arts"
The West Covina Symphony, under the direction of Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann, presents a "Concert for the Arts" on April 9, 2009 at 7 p.m. The program is a joint production with the West Covina Chamber of Commerce, the City of West Covina and the East Valley Art Association. Music by Rossini, Mozart, Tchaikovsky, and Mussorgsky will be performed.
The event is presented in cooperation with the West Covina Chamber of Commerce, the City of West Covina, and the East Valley Art Association. The orchestra will be featuring an exhibit of original artworks by local artists while providing great music performed by the West Covina Symphony Orchestra.
The musical program will include Rossini's Overture to the Barber of Seville, Mozart's "Porgi, Amor" from "The Marriage of Figaro" featuring soprano Frances Anthony, Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake" Suite, and Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition" (Ravel’s orchestration).
The concert begins at 7pm. Art exhibits by the East Valley Art Association will be available for viewing before and during the concert, as well at during the concert intermission.
Free parking is available in the City of West Covina Civic Center parking structure and lot.
For additional information about the West Covina Symphony Orchestra and the April 9th “Concert for the Arts,” contact Sandy Gunn or Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann or visit www.westcovinasymphony.com.
About the West Covina Symphony Orchestra:
"Our purpose is to enrich our community by engaging audiences and inspiring a love of music through exciting live symphony performances, innovative programming, and educational outreach." …Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann
The West Covina Symphony Orchestra is a sponsored member of Fractured Atlas, a 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax-deductible. We accept donations of any amount. Please visit our website to discover how to support the symphony.
Sandy Gunn, Manager
Dr. Sylvia Lee Mann, Music Director & Conductor
West Covina Symphony Orchestra
Sylvia Lee Mann