March may be "Music in Our Schools Month," but there is also plenty of music to be had in our local community!
This month we're spotlighting three wonderful (and family friendly) concert opportunities:
- Peter and the Wolf - Norwalk Symphony, 3/10
- American Brass Quintet - Pequot Library, 3/16
- Beethoven's 9th - Stamford Symphony, 3/23-24
Here at FSM, we're looking forward to our upcoming Faculty Recital and our next student Open Mic Night. We hope you'll join us for either or both!
Dan & Tracy Carlucci
Directors, Fairfield School of Music
PS- We are open today for afternoon/evening lessons!
Events & Programs at FSM
Student Open Mic Night
Our last open mic night on 3/1 was a blast! Such terrific and inspiring performances by our students.
Next open mic details:
- Date: Friday, April 5th
- Time: 6:30-7:30 pm
- Location: Recital Room
- Eligibility: All ages
- RSVP: By Mon, 4/1 via
email or at front desk. Please Indicate total number attending.
Students and their families are invited to join us for a special event on Sunday, March 24th at 3:00 pm
in our Recital Room.
Our talented faculty members will be in the spotlight, performing a diverse and entertaining program that is sure to inspire us all!
To attend, RSVP by Friday, March 22nd.
Don't forget to check out our camp offerings while you're planning your summer calendar! We have plenty of fun programs for ages 3-17.
Space is limited, so register now!
Norwalk Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, March 10th - 3:00 pm
Norwalk Concert Hall
Norwalk Symphony Orchestra is joined by members of the Norwalk Youth Symphony for a Family Festival performance, presenting Rossini's Overture to William Tell and Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf narrated by actor/director James Naughton.
The program will also feature the winner of their 2013 Concerto Competition, Gita Abhiraman, performing the 1st movement of Saint-Saens' Piano Concerto.
American Brass Quintet
Free Young Person's Concert
Saturday, March 16th - 2:00-3:00 pm
Pequot Library, Southport
From the Pequot Library's website:
Now in its 51st season, the American Brass Quintet has been internationally recognized as one of the premier chamber music ensembles of our time and an icon in the brass world.
Hailed as "the high priests of brass" by Newsweek, [and] "positively breathtaking" by the New York Times.
Sponsored by Music for Youth & the Pequot Library.
Beethoven: Ode to Joy
Sat, March 23rd - 8:00 pm
Sun, March 24th - 3:00 pm
The Palace Theatre, Stamford
MusiKids, an interactive education experience for children ages 6-12, takes place one hour before the Sunday concert, with Maestro Preu sharing secrets and stories behind the music on stage.
The Stamford Symphony
with Eckart Preu, conductor of the Greenwich Choral Society, present a program of BRAHMS (Schicksalslied, op. 54, Song of Destiny) and BEETHOVEN (Symphony No. 9).
Kids attend for free on Sunday!
More info: Call Gina Ely at (203) 325-1407 ext 14
or email Gely@stamfordsymphony.org
Dates at a Glance
* Faculty Recital:
Sunday, March 24th
* Open Mic Nights:
Friday, April 5th
Friday, May 17th
* Fall Pre-Registration:
* Spring Recital:
Saturday, June 15th
Click below for info on our fun-filled parties!
For ages 1-13.