Aternus Chamber Orchestra to debut on March 28 and 30, 2013

We are pleased to announce that the first performances of the Aternus Chamber Orchestra will take place at the end of March.  On Thursday, March 28 at 7:00 pm, Aternus will appear at the Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, CT, and on Saturday, March 30 at 7:30 pm, the orchestra will give a concert at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, CT.  These concerts will honor the Year of Italian Culture in the United States.


Aternus Chamber Orchestra

Gaetano Di Bacco, saxophone

Larry Alan Smith, conductor

Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 7:00 pm

Katherine M. Elfers Hall – The Esther Eastman Music Center

The Hotchkiss School – 11 Interlaken Road – Lakeville, CT

Free Admission

Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 7:30 pm

Aetna Theater at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

600 Main Street – Hartford, CT

(Enter at the side entrance on Atheneum Square North)

Adults: $25/University of Hartford Employees or Students: $10/Students: $10 

Click here to purchase your online tickets.


Giuseppe Tartini: Sinfonia in La Maggiore (Date unknown)

Vincent Persichetti: Introit, Op. 96 (1964)

Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Serenade (ca. 1893)

Michael White: Elegia (2011) – U.S. Premiere

Ástor Pantaleón Piazzolla (Arranged by Gaetano Di Bacco): Saxtango: Suite for Saxophone and String Orchestra (2007) – The suite includes Milonga del Angel, Muerte del Angel, Oblivion and Libertango.

Gaetano Di Bacco

Gaetano Di Bacco

Click here to visit Gaetano Di Bacco’s website.

Larry Alan Smith

Larry Alan Smith

Click here to visit Larry Alan Smith’s website.

Click here to see the poster for the Aternus Chamber Orchestra Concerts in Lakeville, CT and Hartford, CT

For additional information, write to us at or phone (860) 675-1609.