CONCERT IN THE
VG’s Concert in the Park,
was again held over the 2017 Founders' Weekend.
Luckily the weather held and the orchestra, bands and choirs
did not have to scurry for the shelter of the hall,
reminding us of 2013's Concert in the Ark.
This year's concert played to a
large crowd. Audience members enjoyed the
informal atmosphere, their picnic baskets and
Most appreciative were
numerous young children who capered happily in
front of the musicians for the duration for the
The music was blend of
traditional and modern. The ensemble pieces at
the end were particularly spectacular, including
the VG orchestra, junior choir, marimba band,
and the VP choir and orchestra.