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DSO Visits Greenfield Village this Fourth of July Weekend

Victoria Wasylak • News • June 19, 2019

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will return to historic Greenfield Village at The Henry Ford to present the 27th annual Salute to America celebration.

Salute to America is a family-favorite outdoor Fourth of July concert experience, complete with patriotic music and a fireworks finale. Michigan native Sameer Patel will conduct the DSO, who will share the stage with the Jazz Ambassadors of The United States Army Field Band (conducted by Chief Warrant Officer Kevin Pick) and vocalist Tish Oney.

The concerts take place Wednesday, July 3, Thursday, July 4, Friday, July 5, and Saturday, July 6.

Gates open at 6 p.m. First Michigan Colonial Fife and Drum Corps will perform on the grounds at approximately 7 p.m. The Jazz Ambassadors of The United States Army Field Band will take the stage at 7:30 p.m., followed by the DSO at 8:30 p.m.

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