WALLINGFORD — “By George!,” the richly varied work of the American composer George Gershwin, will be presented in a special tribute by the Wallingford Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, at 2 p.m. at Dag Hammarskjold Middle School, 106 Pond Hill Road.
The concert, originally scheduled for the Paul Mellon Arts Center, has been moved to Dag while repairs to the flood-damaged art center is being completed. audience.
The concert is dedicated to the late Terrence Netter, the first director of the Paul Mellon Arts Center, who co-founded the WSO with Musical Director Philip T. Ventre in 1974. The orchestra will present highlights of Gershwin’s prolific production for Tin Pan Alley, Broadway, films and concert stage.
Ticket information is available on the Wallingford Symphony Orchestra website and at the Gallagher Travel Shoppe, 369 Center Street.