Civic Orchestra of New Haven Christopher James Hisey, Music Director and Conductor

The Civic Orchestra of New Haven will present its Spring Concert on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 at 8:00 pm in Battell Chapel, located at the corner of Elm and College Streets in New Haven. A contribution of $10 for students and seniors and $15 for an individual is suggested. Click here or email for more information.

Comprised of more than sixty professional and serious amateur musicians, the Civic Orchestra of New Haven has been a vital part of the greater New Haven community for more than sixty years. The orchestra is seeking all string players, particularly violinists, who are interested in performing with this long established local orchestra. Qualified musicians should contact us by phone or email to schedule an audition.

The orchestra rehearses on Monday evenings in New Haven, September through May, and generally performs two concerts per season at Battell Chapel on the Yale campus.

To schedule an audition, please email

For more information on donating to the ochestra, visit the How To Help page.