Welcome to the brand spanking new HICO website. We've got a great season ahead with some fantastic music and we hope you can join us at one of our upcoming events.

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The Devil’s Music

November 15, 2018, 7:30 pm

Capital Community College

Centinel Hill Hall (11th Floor)

950 Main St. Hartford

Free Admission

See here for directions and parking info.

A Celebration of the 100th anniversary of L'histoire du Soldat with Stravinsky’s classic work and music inspired by it.

L’histoire du soldat, Igor Stravinsky

Devil's Tale, James Stephenson

Ken Steen's 60th Birthday

5.12.19, 3:00 pm

Millard Auditorium, University of Hartford

Help us celebrate Ken Steen's birthday in style with performances of Beacon and From Points of Near Stillness. 

HICO Brass Quintet @CCSU

January 24, 2019

HICO's brass quintet mixes it up with an enticing slate of brass music. 

Catcalls, Derek Bermel
Copperwave, Joan Tower
Suite for Brass Quintet, Lauren Bernofsky
Brass Quintet, Thomas Schuttenhelm
Ritornelli…, Andrew Ardizzoia
Mental Disorders, Andrew Sorg


April 14, 2019, 3:00 pm

HICO and HOT collaborate for a concert at NBMAA. It will be a celebration of acronyms to remember. 

Works to include the premiere of a new brass quintet by Thomas Schuttenhelm. 

Hartt Connections

4.4.19, 7:30 pm

Millard Auditorium, University of Hartford

We return to our roots with a concert at The Hartt School of Music. The concert will include works by the orchestra's founder, Erberk Eriylmaz as well as two new works:

· Urlicht Fantasy for Horn and Chamber Orchestra,  Steven Serpa. Featuring hornist Cathryn Cummings

· Omen, David Macbride