BCO Wins $5,000 4Culture Project grant!


On May 26, 2016 BCO received the following communication from Jim Kelly, Executive Director of 4Culture:

Congratulations! It is my great pleasure to inform you that your application to 4Culture’s 2016 Art Projects for Groups program has been recommended for an award in the amount of $5,000 to help support the 2016-17 Ballard Civic Orchestra “Celebrating Hispanic Cultural Heritage” Concert Series. Your project and the other successful projects reflect a wide range of artistic expression and important contributions to King County’s cultural life, fulfilling the goal of the Art Projects program.

BCO is pleased to launch this concert series with its June 25 “Flute Promenade” concert, featuring Horatio Franco, internationally known flautist from Guadalajara, Mexico (See photo below). The concert will take place at 2:30 pm in The Chapel at the Good Shepherd Center.  Admission is free.