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Glass | Mendelssohn | Montgomery

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Friday • May 21, 2021 • 5:30 pm
Canal Dock Boathouse 475 Long Wharf Drive
New Haven, CT 06511 United States

Exterior front of the Canal Dock Boathouse

About this Concert

The Performers

A dancer jumps in the air. Their legs are angled into a square shape and one arm is jutting into the air. They are wearing a teal blue leotard.

Tavon Dudley, dancer/choreographer

NHSO String musicians holding violas and cellos
NHSO string musicians

The Music

Jessie Montgomery: Strum
Philip Glass: String Quartet #2
Felix Mendelssohn: Octet for Strings

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

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. In the case of inclement weather, this performance will be moved to Saturday, May 22 at 5:30pm.

Health and 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.
  • Maintain 6 feet of distance from others and adhere to all spacing markers
  • 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.

What to Expect

  • A casual, one-hour concert outdoors on the New Haven waterfront
  • A small ensemble of musicians and a solo dancer
  • Audience members of all ages
  • New England weather is 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 and free overflow parking available in the Sports Haven lot (please avoid the south end of the lot).
  • Chairs will be provided.


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