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Free outdoor concerts are held from May to October at various location in West Hartford. In addition, concerts featuring professional and up-and-coming musicians.

Concerts at Blue Back Square
If you are interested in performing at Blue Back Square, click on the link above to view available dates.
Contact Renée McCue at (860) 561-7521

Gazebo Concert Series
Held every Tuesday in June @ 7:00-8:30 PM at Elmwood Community Center, 1106 New Britain Avenue. Contact: Gina Marino, (860) 561-8180

A Little Music on Thursday Series
Held every Thursday in June, July and August @ 7:00-9:00 PM at Blue Back Square. Contact: Barbara Lerner, (860) 882-0678 x 5001

People’s United Bank & Hartt School of Music Concert Series
Held every Thursday June @ 7:00-8:00 PM in front of People’s United Bank in West Hartford Center, 1013 Farmington Avenue

Summer Concert Series at Elizabeth Park
Located at the Corner of Prospect Avenue and Asylum Avenue on the Hartford / West Hartford line, concerts are held in the Rose Garden during the summer months

First Church of Christ Carillon Concert Series in July
Held every Thursday in July from the church tower, 12 South Main Street, West Hartford. For more information, call (860) 233-9605

Annual Labor Day Concert
Held on the first Monday of September @ 5:00 PM on the Town Hall grounds, 50 South Main Street. Contact: Barbara Belmont, (860) 561-7515

West Hartford Symphony Orchestra
WHSO, P.O. Box 370036, West Hartford, CT 06137
(860) 521-4362 Contact: Cara Michini, Administrative Assistant, email:  carawhso@gmail.com

West Hartford Women's Chorale

The Choral Club of Hartford
For men who love to sing! For more information, please contact Mark Dzialo, (860) 633-7601

The Ballet Theater
Ballet Theatre Company (BTC), Greater Hartford’s leading ballet company is known for its professional ballet productions and magical repertoire. Performances will be held at the University of Saint Joseph’s Hoffman Auditorium in The Bruyette Athenaeum, 1678 Asylum Avenue West Hartford. Visit www.dancebtc.org or call 860-570-0440.

The Hartt School Community Division
The Hartt School Community Division presents almost 200 music and dance performances every year. Most of these concerts are free and open to the public. A majority of the ticked events provide one complimentary ticket to currently enrolled Hartt Community Division students. Special upcoming events at include the world premiere of the ballet Peter Pan (June 13-15, 2014). Hartt School Community Division is located at the University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06117, (860) 768-4451, www.hartford.edu/hcd