Dr. Helmi Harrington shows the children the inner workings of an accordion on July 22, 2022
Wonderful Joan C. Sommers shows the score of one of our challenging orchestra selections.
Mary Ann Covone Carden is the conductor of the Chicagoland Orchestra, plus she is the President of ATG, she plays in the UMKC Ensemble
Jane Christison demonstrates our beloved instrument to several children at the Petting Zoo.
Joan Grauman and Gail Campanelle
Emcee Kevin Friedrich was superb! July 24, 2022
Bill Morse and Joan C. Sommers
Helmi with children at petting zoo
Michael Bridge and his father
Amy Jo Sawyer and Joseph Natoli performed Amy Jo’s beautiful composition “In My Solitude”, dedicated to the memory of Frank Marocco
Michael Bridge in Evening Concert
Mirco Patarini in concert
Frank Busso Jnr at the Titano / Pigini, Excelsior and Deffner Music display.
UMKC Community Orchestra led by Joan Sommers
ATG Board members
ATG Board member Joanna Darrow helped at the Petting Zoo
Joan Sommers speaks to the festival orchestra about the musical selections
Large, enthusiastic audiences nightly
80 Years Celebration
Frank Busso and Frank Busso, Jr. thrilled the banquet attendees with their beautiful duets
Merle Allan Sanders
Joan Sommers conducts the New Music ensemble