Rivers Youth Orchestras
The Rivers Youth Orchestra program will present a concert on Sunday, February 3, at 2:00 p.m. in New England Conservatory’s acoustically superb Jordan Hall. This is a tremendous opportunity for nearly 200 students to perform in a landmark concert space recognized both in Boston and abroad.
All four youth orchestras will perform in the concert: Preparatory Orchestra, conducted by Margot Reavey; Youth Sinfornia, conducted by Susan Memoli; Philharmonia, conducted by Colleen MacDonald; and the Youth Symphony, conducted by Christopher Memoli.
The orchestras will perform pieces ranging from Baroque works by Vivaldi to Romantic favorites by Tchiakovsky and Bruch. Student soloists include: Ethan Wood, violin; Kendrick Kirby-Lee, violin; John Egan, viola; and Kenyon Alexander, violin.
Tickets are $15 and can be purchased through the Jordan Hall Box office by calling 617-585-1260. Subject to availability, tickets may also be purchased prior to the performance at the door.
There will be a reception following the performance in Williams Hall.
Program to include:
Tchaikovsky Capriccio Italian, Op. 45
Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26
Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Holst Jupiter, from The Planets
Vivaldi Concerto Grosso, Op. 3, No. 3
John Rutter Suite for Strings
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