Dance for Joy

On March 10, 2019, the Symphony will perform Dance For Joy, with Kalena Bovell, conductor of the Civic Orchestra of New Haven. The dance inspired program will include: Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture Dvorak: Slavonic Dance Op. 46 No. 2 in E minor Bruch: Violin Concerto in G Minor Gounod: Faust Ballet Music De Falla: La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance No.…

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Conductor Kalena Bovell

Praised for her “brilliant conducting skills” (Chicago Tribune) Kalena Bovell was named Music Director of the Civic Orchestra of New Haven and will begin her tenure for the 2018 – 2019 season. Described as a conductor who possesses innate confidence and charisma, Kalena has held conducting fellowships with the Allentown Symphony and the Chicago Sinfonietta. As a fellow with Sinfonietta,…

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