The Windham Orchestra, with Music Director Hugh Keelan, features local musicians and composers who take pride in providing symphonic music to Southeastern Vermont and their commitment to keeping classical music vital and building future audiences.
Have you ever dreamed of conducting an orchestra? A Windham Orchestra fundraiser is offering would-be maestros two chances to “Be Beethoven” and conduct a musical work at a special rehearsal Saturday, Jan. 19.
How to make this opportunity yours? Individuals making a $500 tax-deductible donation will earn a place on the podium OR win the very special Be Beethoven raffle! One lucky guest conductor will be chosen Jan. 7 from those purchasing a raffle ticket ($10 per ticket, 3 for $25 or 6 tickets for $50). Raffle tickets and further information are available from Windham Orchestra members, at the Brattleboro Music Center or via our Buy Tickets link.
MORE ABOUT THE WINDHAM ORCHESTRA
The Windham Orchestra serves a number of important roles in the musical community:
- Performing live orchestral music in Brattleboro and surrounding towns;
- Providing performance opportunities for musicians of all backgrounds;
- Educating local school children;
- Providing performance opportunities for young musicians through the annual Concerto Competition; and
- Providing an orchestral ensemble for performance of music by local composers.