MCYO of Strathmore: Trip the Light Fantastic

Sunday, May 19, 2019, 2pm

Sunday, May 19, 2019, 7pm

The Music Center

Music Center

$15 - $25

Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras of Strathmore
Trip the Light Fantastic

MCYO’s orchestras and ensembles come together in their season finale concerts. Regarded as one of the country’s most outstanding youth orchestra programs, MCYO’s over 500 musicians represent artistic integrity of the highest level.

2pm Performance
Preparatory Strings, conducted by Jorge Orozco
Chamber Strings, conducted by Jorge Orozco
Young Artists, conducted by MaryAnn Poling
Chamber Ensemble, directed by Julie Savignon

This matinee performance includes pieces by Beethoven, Dvořák, Musella, and Rimsky-Korsakov performed by MCYO’s Young Artists. MCYO’s Chamber Ensemble rounds out the program with Vivaldi’s “Spring and Summer” from The Four Seasons and Bartók’s Romanian Folk Dances.

7pm Performance
Percussion Ensemble, directed by Christopher Barrick
Symphony, conducted by Simeone Tartaglione
Philharmonic, conducted by Kristofer Sanz

MCYO’s Symphony performs “Largo” from Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8, Ponchielli’s Dance of the Hours, and “The Blue Danube” by Strauss. The Philharmonic performs Offenbach’s Orpheus in the Underworld and Suite No. 2 from Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet.

Program subject to change.


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