The Brockport Symphony Orchestra and Golden Eagle String Band will honor Gov. DeWitt Clinton’s 250th birthday with “Songs of the Empire State” at 7:30 p.m. on March 22 at The Clover Center, 1101 Clover St., Rochester.
Directed by Jonathan Allentoff, this event will feature village of Brockport historian Bill Andrews, William Hullfish and the Smithsonian Gold Medal artists of the Golden Eagle String Band.
The program includes the world premiere of Allentoff’s “A Tribute to DeWitt Clinton,” Hullfish’s “New York Fiddle Tune Medley” and “New York Folk Song Suite,” “Clinton’s Grand March” by Joseph Willson, and “The New Federal Overture” by James Hewitt.
Admission and parking are free; donations will be accepted at the door. A dessert reception will follow the performance.
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