The announcement of our new Music Director and Conductor, Toshiyuki Shimada, was in the New Britain Herald on September 17, 2019.
“No one can whistle a symphony.
It takes a whole orchestra to play it.”
– HE Luccock
The mission of the New Britain Symphony Orchestra is to perpetuate the rich tradition of live symphonic music by presenting concerts of a high caliber performed by a professional orchestra, and to provide related education and enrichment activities, thereby contributing to the quality of life for people of all ages and ethnicities of Central Connecticut.