CIAO! (Community Intergenerational Action Orchestra) is a string orchestra directed by James Bergin, and is made up of elementary, middle, and high school students, and adult amateurs. CIAO!'s mission is to perform in places and situations that encourage and support local people and programs and other worthy causes.
Kids 4 Harmony is a free music education program established by Berkshire Children and Families of Pittsfiedl, and is made possible by grant funding, private contributions, and partnerships with the Pittsfield and North Adams public school systems and other organizations. Proceeds from tonight's CIAO! concert will help purchase music textbooks for the North Adams program.