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Concerts at the Canal Dock Boathouse

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Sunday • October 18, 2020 • 2:00 pm
Canal Dock Boathouse 475 Long Wharf Drive
New Haven, CT 06511 United States

Canal Dock Boathouse view from the deck

NEW DATE! This concert was originally scheduled for October 17 and has been postponed to Sunday, October 18 at 2pm. If you purchased a ticket to the Saturday performance, it has been automatically transferred to Sunday. For questions about your tickets, please call (203) 787-4282.

Enjoy live music outdoors on New Haven’s waterfront! NHSO musicians will perform a program of favorite classics and popular solo and small ensemble music.

Program highlights: Desert Celebration for Djambe and Cajon – J.S. Bach: Presto – Over the Rainbow – Michael Jackson: Smooth Criminal  – Ghanaia Handel: “Hornpipe” from Water Music – Joplin: Bethena – Here Comes the Sun – plus selections from Telemann, Mozart, Hernandez, and more!

Aya Kaminaguchi, principal percussion
Rebecca Patterson, principal cello
Jill Pellett Levine, section viola
Millie Piekos, assistant principal second violin
Michael Singer, principal timpani

The program will be approximately 60 minutes without intermission.

All tickets must be purchased in advance. Ticket sales to this performance will close at noon on Friday, October 16. 

Pricing: Adults: $25, Kids under 18: Free with an Adult Ticket, Students: $10

All tickets will be sent via email. You can show the tickets on your phone or a color print out. NHSO staff will be able to maintain an appropriate distance while checking your ticket.

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What to expect:

New England weather at this time of year can be beautiful but unpredictable. Please dress accordingly and be prepared for a variety of temperatures and precipitation.

There is not parking specifically designated for this location so please allow yourself ample time to find a place to park. There is street parking surrounding the Boathouse.

Health & Safety

Although no event can be risk-free during this pandemic, we are taking every precaution possible to ensure the safety of our audience, musicians, and staff. In order to comply with this goal and regulations set forth by the State of Connecticut, we require the following of ALL attendees at this event:

Masks must be worn over the nose and mouth at all times, except in your designated seating area. Chairs will be provided by the NHSO.

Maintain 6 feet of distance from others and adhere to all spacing markers on floors, seating areas, etc.

If you or any members of your household are currently or recently experiencing any symptoms of Covid-19, you are to stay home. 

If you are witness to any violations of these protocols, please notify an NHSO staff member or volunteer. You can also call 211 to leave an anonymous report. For the safety of all, anyone who is not willing or able to comply with these policies will be required to leave the event at the discretion and request of an NHSO staff member.

For questions about the NHSO’s health and safety policies, please email PatronServices@NewHavenSymphony.org. 

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All programs and artists are subject to change.  As a general policy, the NHSO does not offer refunds. Instead, ticket holders can donate the value of their unused tickets to the Symphony as a “turn back” by calling the box office. This donation would support the Symphony’s efforts during the Covid-19 crisis. 

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