Sir Elton John is known across the globe for writing music (along with lyricist Bernie Taupin) that's touched millions of lives. As part of the Talcott Mountain Music Festival, the Hartford Symphony Orchestra pays tribute to the legendary figure with "Rocket Man: The Music of Elton John," conducted by Bradley Thachuk and featuring hits you've heard and enjoyed countless times: "Rocket Man," "Circle of Life" and "Your Song," performed by John Meilleur, John Regan, Mitch Tyler and Jeff Christmas.
Rocket Man: The Music of Elton John
July 13, 7:30 p.m., $5-$40, Simsbury Meadows, 22 Iron Horse Blvd., Simsbury, (860) 244-2999, hartfordsymphony.org.
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