Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Welcomes Conductor Mélisse Brunet This Weekend

The Greenwich Symphony Orchestra continues its search for for a new Music Director, and this weekend Mélisse Brunet will conduct the orchestra on Saturday and Sunday. The concert will open with the Ukraine national anthem. 

Mélisse Brunet, Conductor

Brunet is an educator, linguist, and conductor of symphonic music, opera and musical theatre. She holds the position of Director of Orchestral Studies at University of Iowa-School of Music and is the Music Director of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic. Recently she was in Paris competing as one of 14 conductors selected for La Maestra International Competition.

The program for March 19 and 20 is as follows:

Joan Tower, Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, No. 1
Édouard Lalo, Symphonie Espagnole
*Arnaud Sussmann, Violin
Antonin Dvorák, Symphony No. 7

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*Guest soloist Arnaud Sussmann plays Dvorak’s Allegro Moderato.

All performances at the Performing Arts Center of Greenwich High School, 10 Hillside Rd, Greenwich.

Tickets are good for either the Saturday 7:30 pm or Sunday 3:00 pm concerts. Seats are unreserved.

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Proof of vaccination will be required at the door. Masks are optional.

The Greenwich Symphony is a fully professional orchestra featuring world-class soloists in five concerts per year, performing in a new state-of-the-art concert hall in Greenwich.

Each of the dual-performance concerts of the 2021-22 season are being conducted by one of the five finalists hoping to be the next GSO Music Director.