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Hartford Symphony Orchestra Presents Symphony in the Park this June

The HSO performs this free concert in the community bandshell at Hartford’s Bushnell Park

Hartford, CT (April 21, 2022) – The Hartford Symphony Orchestra celebrates the power of community and music with Symphony in the Park a free concert in Bushnell Park on Saturday, June 4, at 2 p.m. This concert features the musicians of the Hartford Symphony, Assistant Conductor, Adam Boyles, and the 2021 Young Artist Competition co-first place winner Tyler Tan, violin. Visit for more information.

Symphony in the Park brings together more than 55 HSO musicians performing a variety of music, including well-known favorites from the silver screen and Broadway stage, light classics, Americana, and celebratory selections from Latino and Black composers.

“This concert is an opportunity for community to come together, building pride in downtown Hartford, celebrating resilience in adapting to the pandemic, and rejoicing in the power of music to bring people together,” said Steve Collins, President & CEO of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra.

In case of inclement weather, this concert will be held at the same time and date in Mortensen Hall at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts. The event will remain un-ticketed and free to the public.

HSO’s Symphony in the Park is presented by the Evelyn W. Preston Memorial Trust Fund Bank of America, NA, Trustee, The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, with generous support from The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, Gottfried & Somberg, Trinity College, and Travelers, Greater Hartford Arts Council, Gawlicki Family Foundation, The City of Hartford.

Calendar Listing
Hartford Symphony Orchestra Symphony in the Park Saturday, June 4, 2022, 2 p.m.
Bandshell at Bushnell Park, Hartford, CT
In case of rain, concert will take place at The Bushnell


Free, no ticket required
860-987-5900 or

Adam Boyles conductor
Tyler Tan violin


About the Hartford Symphony Orchestra

The mission of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra is to enrich lives and community through great music.

Now in its 78th season, the HSO is Connecticut’s premier musical organization, the second largest orchestra in New England, and widely recognized as one of America’s leading regional orchestras. The Hartford Symphony Orchestra named Carolyn Kuan as its tenth music director in January 2011; she is the first woman and youngest person to hold this title. The HSO captivates and inspires audiences of all ages by presenting more than 100 concerts annually, including the Masterworks Series, POPS! concerts, Sunday Serenades, HSO: Intermix Series, Discovery Concerts, Symphony in Schools, the Talcott Mountain Music Festival, and more. The HSO aims to deliver uniquely powerful and emotional experiences that lift and transform the spirit, and to give back and help create vibrant communities in the Greater Hartford area.