Music

Canzonetta Youth String Chamber Orchestra Spring Concert

Tuesday, May 2 @ 7:00 pm, Free Admission

Wilmette Park District

Community Recreation Center Auditorium

3000 Glenview Road (at Skokie Blvd.), Wilmette

Hilel Kagan, Conductor and Artistic Director

Helia Schramm, Co-Artistic Director

www.canzonetta.us

Program includes music of Haydn, Bach, and ballet music.  Ella Torres will sing an aria from Don Giovanni.


Wilmette Park District

Center for the Arts

Spring Music Recital

Wednesday, May 24 –  6:00 pm

Community Recreation Center – Auditorium

3000 Glenview Road (at Skokie Blvd.), Wilmette

Featuring current students from WPD Center for the Arts music program.  Event is free.


Stories Wrapped in String: Gardens & Growing

Saturday, May 27, 10-11 am

William Harris Lee & Co.
1138 Central Avenue, Wilmette
847-920-9445

www.whlee.com

‘Stories Wrapped in String’ is presented by The Lucky Trikes the last Saturday morning each month all year from 10-11 am at William Harris Lee & Company’s shop in downtown Wilmette.

The Lucky Trikes are Deirdre Harrison as story teller and on uke, Kyle Price as composer and on percussion, plus a third special guest on viola, violin, cello or bass each month. The musical story series features improvised and classical music accompanying award-winning stories and original songs.

Older strings students also make guest appearances.  The guest artist for May is Nora Barton on cello.  Visitors can see the luthier shop and try instruments after each session.

Snacks!  Free and open to the public.