Symphony offers concert preview

WHITTIER - The Rio Hondo Symphony Guild will present its first concert preview of the new season Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to noon at the First Friends Church in Whittier.Marvin Neuman, founding music director and conductor of the Crown City Symphony in Pasadena, will be guest speaker. He will offer facts and anecdotes about Beethovan, whose music the Rio Hondo Symphony will be playing at their concert on Sept. 22. The guild supports Rio Hondo Symphony concerts and music programs for local schools through fundraisers such as its annual garden tours and by selling refreshments at each concert. The concert preview is free and open to the public. For more details, go online to or call (562) 698-7394.

********** Published: Aug. 29, 2013 - Volume 12 - Issue 20