Join EAC for an enchanting evening of music: a free symphony orchestra concert

Eastern Arizona College’s Symphony Orchestra is thrilled to extend an invitation to the entire community for an unforgettable evening of classical music. On November 10, 2023, at 7 p.m., the EAC Symphony Orchestra will take center stage in the EAC Activities Center – Lee Little Theater, promising an enchanting musical experience that will resonate in the hearts and minds of each audience member.

Under the masterful direction of EAC orchestra director, Franklin Alvarez, EAC’s talented musicians will perform a captivating repertoire that includes compositions by renowned composers Otto Nicolai, Leo Weiner, and Robert Volkman. This promises to be an extraordinary evening of musical diversity and artistry that will delight both seasoned enthusiasts and those new to the world of classical music.

The concert will feature a meticulously curated selection of pieces, with Maestro Franklin Alvarez remarking, “This will be a typically structured symphonic concert, that is to say, it will have an overture, symphony, and serenade.” This promise of a well-balanced program ensures that the audience will embark on a journey through different musical landscapes, from thrilling overtures to stirring symphonies and captivating serenades.

This event is a unique opportunity to experience the magic of a live symphony orchestra right here in our community. The Eastern Arizona College Symphony Orchestra comprises talented students who have dedicated themselves to the pursuit of musical excellence, and their passion and dedication shine through in every note they play.

Whether you’re an ardent classical music enthusiast or someone looking to broaden your cultural horizons, this concert offers an ideal setting to connect with the power of music and share this enriching experience with friends and family. Admission to this concert is entirely free, reflecting our commitment to making the arts accessible to everyone in our community.

Mark your calendars for November 10, 2023, at 7 p.m., and come to the EAC Activities Center Lee Little Theater for an enchanting evening of music that promises to inspire, uplift, and resonate with your soul.

The Eastern Arizona College Symphony Orchestra eagerly awaits your presence at this exceptional concert. Come, be a part of this cultural celebration, and let the music sweep you away into a world of beauty and emotion. We can’t wait to see you there!

For more information, contact the conductor, Franklin Alvarez at (928) 428-8266 or


About Eastern Arizona College:

Eastern Arizona College – the first community college in Arizona – has helped students claim their dreams since 1888. With campuses in Thatcher, Globe, and Payson, EAC’s qualified and caring instructors prepare students for the most in-demand careers and advanced study at universities. EAC offers more than 80 certificates and degrees, including the #1 nursing school in Arizona, a fine arts program featuring the only marching band in Arizona, and an engineering program that brings students up to speed for success at universities and top-tiered firms. Students thrive at EAC, making friendships that last a lifetime. EAC’s vibrant student experience includes on-campus housing, more than 30 clubs and organizations, active intramurals, and nationally ranked athletic and e-sports teams. At EAC, most students leave with $0 debt. Let EAC provide an affordable way for you to claim your dreams. Contact or call (928) 428-8272 today.

Join EAC for an enchanting evening of music: a free symphony orchestra concert