The ProMusica Chamber Orchestra has recruited Teddy Abrams to guest conduct two performances this weekend. The young musician, a former assistant conductor of the prestigious New World Symphony, will take the podium for a program that blends orchestral classics with impressive modern works. The bill includes Samuel Barber's "Adagio for Strings," Johann Sebastian Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 and Darius Milhaud's "La Creation du Monde."

The ProMusica Chamber Orchestra has recruited Teddy Abrams to guest conduct two performances this weekend. The young musician, a former assistant conductor of the prestigious New World Symphony, will take the podium for a program that blends orchestral classics with impressive modern works. The bill includes Samuel Barber's "Adagio for Strings," Johann Sebastian Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 and Darius Milhaud's "La Creation du Monde."

This show is perfect for those who have had one "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" too many. No in-your-face holiday numbers, but the orchestra promises to pump up the brass. Second balcony tickets at the Sunday show are only $10.

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