Middletown orchestra to hold last-ever concert

Conducted by Carmon DeLeone (pictured), The Middletown Symphony Orchestra’s board decided last year that the 2016-17 concert season would be the final one for the organization. STAFF FILE PHOTO

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Conducted by Carmon DeLeone (pictured), The Middletown Symphony Orchestra’s board decided last year that the 2016-17 concert season would be the final one for the organization. STAFF FILE PHOTO

The Middletown Symphony Orchestra will perform its final concert at 2:30 p.m. May 7 at Dave Finkelman Auditorium, Miami University Middletown, 4200 N. University Blvd.

The symphony’s board decided last year that the 2016-17 concert season would be the final one for the organization anc conclude with the end of musical programs in May.

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The first half of the program will celebrate musical selections including a Mozart symphony, the William Tell Overture and the Bolero that was performed at the first concert. The orchestra will close the 75th anniversary season with a suite of music from “The Umbrella of Cherbourg.”

Carmon DeLeone will also be congratulated on his 35 years with Middletown Symphony Orchestra during the event.

Tickets are $30 for adults, $20 for students.

For more information, call 513-424-2426 or e-mail mso@middletownsymphonyorchestra.com.

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