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Nelson County Community Orchestra Concert – Presents “An Evening at the Opera”

May 21, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


“An Evening at the Opera”, Sunday, May 21 at 4 PM at the Rockfish Valley Community Center, 190 Rockfish School Ln., Afton, VA 22920 with guest conductor, John Murton from Washington DC, featuring a collaborative performance with the Crozet Hand Bell Choir of Andante from Concerto in G Major, by Antonio Vivaldi. The orchestra will also play Gluck’s Dance of the Blessed Spirits from Orfeo, Handel’s Lascia ch’io pianga from Rinaldo and Ombra mai fù from Serse, and selections from Bizet’s Carmen and a variety of other operas. Free admission – donations welcome.

The NCCO String Education Program will also be holding a Summer Day Camp for youth violinists lead by Brooke Mahanes. Email Ms. Mahanes,, for more information.

New players always welcome to join NCCO – all instruments, ages and levels. Cellists, violists and violinists especially needed. Weekly rehearsals Mondays at 7 PM at the Rockfish Presbyterian Church in Nellysford. More info. at or contact: Ellen Neal 434-263-4745 or


May 21, 2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Nelson County Community Orchestra


Rockfish Valley Community Center