MCYO of Strathmore: Trip the Light Fantastic

Sunday, May 19, 2019, 2pm

Sunday, May 19, 2019, 7pm

The 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.

Please note, Allegro Kitchen services will be limited for this event. Café hours will be from 1-3pm and 5-7pm before each performance.


2pm Performance
Chamber Ensemble, directed by Julie Savignon

Preparatory Strings, conducted by Jorge Orozco
Chamber Strings, conducted by Jorge Orozco
Young Artists, conducted by MaryAnn Poling

This concert will run approximately 105 minutes with intermission.

This matinee performance starts off with MCYO’s Chamber Ensemble performing Vivaldi’s “Spring and Summer” from The Four Seasons and Dvorak’s Serenade. MCYO’s Young Artists rounds out the concert with pieces by Beethoven, Dvořák, Musella, and Rimsky-Korsakov.

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.

This concert will run approximately 95 minutes with intermission.

Program subject to change.

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