The Bucks County Symphony Orchestra announces the retirement of Gary S. Fagin as Music Director, effective at the conclusion of the 2021-2022 concert season. Maestro Fagin has been the orchestra’s much-admired and highly respected leader for 20 years.
The Bucks County Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Helen Buckman Awards, presented annually to an orchestra student at each Central Bucks high school who demonstrates exceptional dedication, leadership and musical ability.
“The Land Without Music” – that was how English society was described in the late Nineteenth Century. The next fifty years would bring forth a bounty of gifted composers, the establishment of a distinct British style and the masterpieces of Elgar, Vaughan Williams and Britten.