Mitchel Athletic Complex in Garden City.Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that the Long Island Philharmonic will be performing in Nassau County’s “Holiday Spectacular” concert on Friday, Dec. 1 at the Butler Building at
The two-hour concert will begin at 7 p.m.
will be free, but tickets are required. Free tickets are available at
all Bethpage Federal Credit
Union branches, as well as at the Administration Building at Eisenhower
The concert is co-sponsored by Nassau County Parks, and Bethpage
Federal Credit Union.
There is no cost to taxpayers. All attendees
are asked to bring non-perishable food items,
which will be collected by Island Harvest and distributed to those
affected by superstorm Sandy.
Long Island Philharmonic was founded in 1979 by folk singer Harry
Chapin in collaboration with Maestro
Christopher Keene and several area business leaders.
Since then, the
orchestra has provided cultural and educational benefits of the highest
level to the residents of Long Island and the surrounding boroughs.
Considered young by American orchestra standards,
the Philharmonic, led by its four music directors, has made significant
strides in expanding its programs and offering a musical product of the
For further information about Nassau County Parks, please call (516) 572-0200 or visit the website at: