GREENWICH, Conn. -- A group of local high school musicians will be coming together to stage a tea and Colonial musicale, focusing on pieces dating from 1600 to 1800 to benefit the Greenwich Historical Society in Cos Cob.
The program will feature a string group, including two violins and a cello, a pianist and a mezzo-soprano. Two of the performers are members of the prestigious Tri-M Music Honors Society at Greenwich High School, an international honors music program for middle and high school students designed to recognize students for their academic and musical achievements and service activities.
Performers will include violinist/violist Sara Hagstrom, a senior at Greenwich High School; cellist Brianna Tam, a senior at Greenwich High School, winner of the American Chamber Orchestra chamber competition and former member of the New York Youth Symphony; violinist Mercedes Horner, a senior, a Tri-M member at Greenwich High School and this year's winner of the electronic category of Greenwich High School's Composer Showcase; pianist Alex Gibbons, a junior at Brunswick; and vocalist Bizz Fretty, a junior at Greenwich High School and member of the Tri-M music honor society.
Tea and refreshments will be served prior to the performance, which will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 3. The cost for members is $10; non-members cost $15. The performance will be at Greenwich Historical Society, Vanderbilt Education Center, 39 Strickland Road, Cos Cob, CT 06807.
For tickets, visit www.greenwichhistory.org or call (203) 869-6899, ext. 10.
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