Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: November 22, 2015

 

Norwalk Youth Symphony Celebrates 60th Anniversary at Fall Concert

 

The Norwalk Youth Symphony is comprised of approximately 240 students in grades 4 through 12 from 25 towns throughout Fairfield, New Haven, Litchfield and Westchester counties.

 

 

Norwalk, Connecticut, November 10, 2015 - The Norwalk Youth Symphony (NYS) will celebrate their 6oth Anniversary at their Annual Fall Concert on November 22, 2015 at 3:00PM at the Norwalk Concert Hall located at 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut.

 
The upcoming concert will feature performances by six tiered NYS orchestras: Jr. Strings and Prelude Orchestra, conducted by Susan Jimenez; Philharmonia Orchestral Winds under the baton of Mary Gardner; Philharmonia String Orchestra under the direction of Jessica McNamara; Concert Orchestra conducted by Russell Ger and Principal Orchestra under the baton of NYS Music Director Jonathan Yates. 


 
This special 60th Anniversary concert will have Alumni playing alongside the orchestra.  The Honorary Chair of the Alumni Concert is NYS Alumna Barli Nugent, Assistant Dean at The Julliard School.
 
The repertoire will include: TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4, DVORAK Symphony No. 8, 1st Movement, LISZT Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 (arr. Mueller-Berghaus), SENAILLE Allegro from Sonata No. 4 (arr. Errante), SIBELIUS, Andante Festivo.
 
Tickets are priced at $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and students and are available at the door before the concert. Potential members and their families, music teachers, and children age 5 and under are admitted free.

 

The Norwalk Youth Symphony is comprised of approximately 240 students in grades 4 through 12 from 25 towns throughout Fairfield, New Haven, Litchfield and Westchester counties. The organization sponsors five tiered ensembles.

 

For further information, contact the Norwalk Youth Symphony Office at 203-866-4100 or visit their website: www.norwalkyouthsymphony.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Tina Munshani

Email: nyspress@optonline.net

Phone: (203) 257-2173

 

Norwalk Youth Symphony

71 East Ave. Suite N, Norwalk, Connecticut, 06851

Web: www.norwalkyouthsymphony.org 

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Norwalk Youth Symphony 60th Anniversary Fall Concert

Event Date: November 22, 2015

Event Location: Norwalk Concert Hall, 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut.&#8232

Admission: Tickets are priced at $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and students and are available at the door before the concert. Potential members and their families, music teachers, and children age 5 and under are admitted free.

Web: www.norwalkyouthsymphony.org  

Contact: Tina Munshani, nyspress@optonline.net, (203) 257-2173

Description: The Norwalk Youth Symphony (NYS) will celebrate their 6oth Anniversary at their Annual Fall Concert on November 22, 2015 at 3:00PM at the Norwalk Concert Hall located at 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut. The upcoming concert will feature performances by six tiered NYS orchestras: Jr. Strings and Prelude Orchestra, conducted by Susan Jimenez; Philharmonia Orchestral Winds under the baton of Mary Gardner; Philharmonia String Orchestra under the direction of Jessica McNamara; Concert Orchestra conducted by Russell Ger and Principal Orchestra under the baton of NYS Music Director Jonathan Yates. 


 


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