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The Augusta Symphony Orchestra Ensembles Will Perform at UMA Jewett Auditorium, Sunday, February 11, 2018, 2PM

The Augusta Symphony Orchestra, a nonprofit community orchestra composed of amateur and semi-professional musicians, was founded in 1920. The orchestra includes individuals of all ages and walks of life.

In this concert, two ensembles, a string trio and wind quintet, will perform. Many of the musicians involved play in other ensembles, but this will be the first time that they will perform together representing the Augusta Symphony Orchestra, and they are excited at this opportunity.

 

Tickets are $10, students $5, 12 & under free. Tickets are available at Pat’s Pizza in Augusta, Dave’s Appliance in Winthrop and at the door. Call 621-3551, or email umasc@maine.edu for more information or for mail order tickets.
Website: www.concertsatjewett.com

The next concert is Sunday, March 11, 2018, 2PM – Maine-ly Harmony, A Ladies a Cappella Chorus and Back Bay Four, A Male Barbershop Quartet (Snow date: Mar. 18)

UMA Senior College is open to persons fifty years or older and their spouses.  An all-volunteer faculty offers courses on a wide variety of subjects for nominal membership and tuition fees.  Senior College hosts monthly musical programs entitled Concerts at Jewett for moderate admission prices. Forum on the Future produces four programs a year on topics which are both timely and significant for Mainers.  A forum on Elections 2016 was recently presented.  Next year Senior College will host forums on Maine’s economy and transportation for elderly people.

  • Tickets are $10, students $5, 12 & under free.
  • Tickets are available at Pat’s Pizza in Augusta, Dave’s Appliance in Winthrop and at the door.
  • Call 621-3551, or email umasc@maine.edu for more information or for mail order tickets.
  • Website: www.concertsatjewett.com