Summer Concert Series Offers Two Performances in August

FORT MYERS, Fla. ( July 21, 2015) – Shell Point Retirement Community invites Southwest Florida audiences to enjoy two professional performances in August, as part of Shell Point’s Summer Concert Series. Both concerts will be held in The Village Church on The Island at 7:30 p.m. on their respective dates.

On Thursday, August 13, Southwest Florida Symphony will visit Shell Point’s stage to present the works of two composers who found inspiration in the earth’s life cycle in their respective parts of the world: Baroque-era Italian composer Antonio Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, and 20th century Argentine tango composer Astor Piazzolla’s The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires. Tickets for this performance cost $25, and may be purchased online at www.shellpoint.org/concerts or by calling 239-454-2067.

Woodworks, a musical group founded by professional percussionist Thomas Suta, will perform at Shell Point on Tuesday, August 25. Woodworks incorporates a percussionist, four marimba instrumentalists, and a talented vocalist into a well-rounded musical program. Enjoy traditional Mexican music, Sousa marches, and even a Joplin rag, as well as popular and classical favorites. Individual tickets cost $20, and may be purchased online at www.shellpoint.org/concerts or by calling 239-454-2067.

 
Southwest Florida Symphony performs two season-themed classical pieces at Shell Point Retirement Community on Thursday, August 13, at 7:30 p.m. (Shell Point Retirement Community)

 
Woodworks plays traditional Mexican music, Sousa marches, and even a Joplin rag during its performance at Shell Point Retirement Community on Tuesday, August 25, at 7:30 p.m. (Shell Point Retirement Community)

About Shell Point Retirement Community
Shell Point Retirement Community, founded in 1968, is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community located in Fort Myers, Florida. Shell Point offers independent retirement living, assisted living, and skilled nursing in an active, resort-style environment for its 2,400 residents. Lifestyle amenities include deep-water boating access with free boat dockage, and other recreational facilities. To learn more, visit www.shellpoint.org or call 1-800-780-1131.

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