The Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestras (GBYO) and Fairfield County Children’s Choir (FCCC) in partnership with The University of Bridgeport will join to sing and perform music together at the upcoming Kids for Kids Benefit Concert, March 24th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Mertens Theatre in the Bernhard Center at The University of Bridgeport, 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604. This concert performance is a benefit for Mikey’s Way Foundation, of Fairfield, GBYO & FCCC. Tickets are $15 in advance; $20 at the door.
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This special performance by two of the most prestigious youth organizations in the area will uplift the audience listening to these talented youths making music together.
GBYO’s Principal Orchestra will perform Star Spangled Banner, Salute to the Armed Forces, and Stars & Stripes Forever. Krista Adams Santilli, Soprano, will sing God Bless America and Over the Rainbow with the orchestra. Symphony Orchestra will play Duke Ellington! and America The Beautiful.
FCCC will sing Jubilatedeo Praetorius, He Shall Feed his Flock Handel, Put on a Happy Face Birdie, Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cats Cats, Journey to the Past Anastasia, Wells Fargo Wagon Music Man, Gary, Indiana Music Man.
The Grand Finale will feature FCCC singers and GBYO Principal Orchestra on stage together performing Goin’ Up Yonder and Hymn to Freedom.