Mauro memorial part of new music in 45th anniversary concert by Orchestra New England

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Mauro memorial part of new music in 45th anniversary concert by Orchestra New England
By Joe Amarante
March 4, 2019

Orchestra New England’s 45th ambitious anniversary (or birthday, if you will) will be marked in a concert March 9 amid a season that follows the profound loss of the organization’s (Mary) Anne Mauro.

Mauro, who died in September 2018, “was everything to Orchestra New England — its driving spirit,” said maestro James Sinclair, “as a director, fundraiser, event planner, organizer, decorator, hostess and creative thinker.”

ONE’s 45th-year event — its 781st concert and featuring its 71st-73rd musical premieres, will include a memorial piece honoring Mauro. The concert will take place in Battell Chapel in New Haven. Former members of the orchestra have been invited to join the current orchestra members for festivities in New Haven…