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Young people's concerts at the Garde

The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra held two young people's concerts Thursday at the Garde Arts Center in New London. The concerts were sponsored by a grant from the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut and also funding from Charter Oak Federal Credit Union. With the funding ticket prices were kept low at $3 per person.

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Phoebe Brown of the Eastern Connecticut Ballet School performs as a lion during a vignette from Saint Saens' Carnival of the Animals during the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra's young people's concert for children from area schools at the Garde Arts Center in New London Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.

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Alana Corey, right, a third grade student at the Catherine Kolnaski School in Groton watches the Eastern Connecticut Ballet School perform a vignette from Saint Saens' Carnival of the Animals during the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra's young people's concert for children from area schools at the Garde Arts Center in New London Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.

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Krissy Sturgis of the Eastern Connecticut Ballet School performs as a cuckoo during a vignette from Saint Saens' Carnival of the Animals during the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra's young people's concert for children from area schools at the Garde Arts Center in New London Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.

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Gabe Gilleo, left, a third grade student at Claude Chester Elementary School in Groton and his fellow students applaud during the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra's young people's concert for children from area schools at the Garde Arts Center in New London Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.

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Students exit a school bus and enter the Garde Arts Center in New London for the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra young people's concert with a performance by the Eastern Connecticut Ballet School at the Garde Arts Center Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.

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School buses from area schools wait in line along State Street in New London to drop off students for the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra young people's concert with a performance by the Eastern Connecticut Ballet School at the Garde Arts Center Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.