The Firelands Symphony Orchestra (FSO) has opened its summer season with its Around Town Tour, and on Monday, June 13 will offer the Cleveland Trombone Collective at the Meals on Madison area in downtown Port Clinton at 6 p.m. The performance is in cooperation with the Greater Port Clinton Arts Council’s “Evening Out with Art.”
The Around Town Tour events are free and open to the public, due to generous support from: Erie County Community Foundation, Ottawa County Community Foundation, and the Ohio Arts Council.
Details and a full calendar of all events is available at FirelandsSymphony.com/Events or by calling 419-621-4800.
Co-founded by J.C. Sherman, principal tubist of the Firelands Symphony Orchestra, Cleveland Trombone Collective is an ensemble of several trombonists — including members of the Cleveland Orchestra, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Columbus Symphony Orchestra, Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Cleveland Pops Orchestra, Opera Cleveland, The Blossom Festival Band, Tommy Dorsey Big Band, Guy Lombardo Orchestra and many others.
In addition to the Around Town Tour, the full Firelands Symphony Orchestra will perform two free patriotic pops concert: One performance on Saturday, July 2 at 7:30 p.m.. at the Marblehead Lighthouse, which is observing its 200th anniversify this year, and an encore performance on Monday, July 4 at 7:30 p.m. at Sandusky’s Jackson Street Pier.
In addition, tickets are now on sale for the Firelands Symphony Chorale’s performance of Beethoven’s Mass in C major on Sunday, July 24 at 4 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sandusky.
The Firelands Symphony Orchestra (FSO) is a non-profit regional arts organization sustained by strong community support and patron loyalty. The FSO mission is “enriching lives through music.” The organization achieves its mission by engaging audiences with outstanding live performances, cultivating appreciation for musical excellence through education and community engagement while maintaining high standards of organizational and financial stability. Visit www.FirelandsSymphony.com.