FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 10, 2014
CONTACT: Jennifer Fleck
(810) 210 - 6300
Celebrating Five Seasons of Music in Our Community
Fenton Community Orchestra and Fenton High School Jazz Ensemble Perform Fifth Annual
December Concert Together
Fenton Community Orchestra invites you to celebrate its fifth season
with a concert at the Fenton High School Ruby Zima Auditorium on
December, 12th at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free but donations are greatly
appreciated. Fenton High School is located at 3200 W. Shiawassee Ave.
Fenton, MI 48430.
The FCO will be joined once again in concert by
the Fenton High School Jazz Ensemble under the baton of Music Director,
Mr. Andrew Perkins. The FCO will be performing a variety of holiday
pops, jazz, and classical works including Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro,
Leroy Anderson’s A Christmas Festival and Trans Siberian Orchestra’s
Wizards in Winter.
“Our Community Orchestra turned 5 years old
and we began our fifth season with a solid foundation,” said Jennifer
Fleck, Co-Founder and President of the Board. “We are over 60 musicians
strong (ages ranging from 11 to 70) this season. By developing
partnerships with the schools and area businesses we are positioning
ourselves for further growth.”
Jennifer recently received the
State Bank Community Contribution to Education Award from the Fenton
Education Foundation for her work with the FCO and Fenton High School
Band Program. “It’s wonderful to live in a community that values the
efforts of those involved in the arts… we offer so much more than just
The Fenton Community Orchestra is a
multi-generational orchestra that provides a place for musicians of all
ages to connect through music by offering an educational and
entertaining music program for its members and audiences. The FCO
enriches educational opportunities for local youth to perform along side
experienced musicians. The FCO is under the musical direction of Mr.
Andrew Perkins, Director of Bands for Fenton Area Public Schools and is
governed by the FCO Board of Directors. Let’s all celebrate
our Community Orchestra’s fifth birthday!
are tax deductible as we are a 501c3 non-profit organization. To make a
donation and learn more about the Fenton Community Orchestra, visit:
PO: Box 73 Fenton, MI 48430