Vermont Symphony Orchestra to Perform at Okemo
Okemo Mountain Resort’s Jackson Gore Inn will welcome the 2014 Summer Festival Tour of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra on Friday, June 27. The grounds will open at 5:30 for the 7:30 p.m. concert. Tickets may be purchased in advance at Okemo’s Coleman Brook Tavern or online at okemo.com. The theme for this year’s Summer Festival Tour is “Let’s Dance” with Conductor Anthony Princiotti. The performance features music from the world of dance, from waltzes to swing and polkas to salsa. Toe-tapping melodies by Strauss, Delibes, Borodin, and Gershwin will put attendees “in the mood” for dance hits from Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller. The 1812 Overture, marches, and fireworks conclude the show. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or picnic blankets for seating. For information, visit okemo.com.