Talcott Mountain Music Festival

Celebrate America!

June 30, 2023 (Rain Date July 1)

Simsbury Performing Arts Center, Simsbury, CT
Concert: 7:30 PM
Gates Open: 6 PM


Carolyn Kuan conductor

Javier Colon vocals

The First Cathedral Praises of Zion Choir

Archbishop LeRoy Bailey, Jr., senior pastor

Rev. Talonie Daniels, director of worship and arts


Kick off your summer with one of Connecticut’s favorite annual celebrations! Conducted by HSO Music Director Carolyn Kuan, and featuring Connecticut’s own Javier Colon, this program will feature your patriotic favorites and more, plus fabulous fireworks following the concert!


Become a Friend of the Festival and access seating in the front lawn Friend of the Festival section and early entry onto the grounds.

Use your smartphone to access our digital Playbill- don’t forget to silence it!

Bring your food and drinks or grab something from one of the food locations on site.

Applaud when you like what you hear – don’t worry about the “right” time!

Wear what you want – be comfortable.