Green Mountain Youth Symphony Fall Concert
The GMYS Fall Concert on Sunday, December 15, 2019, 2:00pm at the Barre Opera House will showcase all three orchestras.
The Repertory, Concert, and Senior Orchestras will each perform their own musical offerings. The Repertory Orchestra under the baton of Paul Perley, Concert and Senior Orchestras under GMYS Artistic Director, Bob Blais.
The Repertory Orchestra is preparing several holiday season favorites, including excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. The Concert Orchestra program includes familiar tunes from Moussorgsky and Leroy Anderson along with other less familiar pieces.
Mr. Blais and the Senior Orchestra will present Dvorák’s Symphony No. 8 in its entirety along with two concerti. Our Senior Soloists for this concert are Laila Reimanis of South Strafford playing Mozart’s Flute Concerto No. 1 in G and Kathryn Meyer of Stowe playing the Cimarosa/Benjamin Concerto for Oboe and Strings.
Tickets are available by donation at the door. Suggested donation: Adults $15, Seniors $12, Students (K-12) $5, Children under 5 are free.
This concert is sponsored by CenterPoint Financial, Inc. of East Montpelier.
GMYS was founded to provide young musicians of Central Vermont with the opportunity to play and perform orchestral music in their own community with their peers. For 18 years, GMYS has offered a rich musical experience where children can pursue their interests and talents, find a vehicle for self-expression, and learn teamwork. GMYS now includes close to 100 young musicians from 30 towns throughout Vermont and New Hampshire and always has room for more. Learn more about the Green Mountain Youth Symphony and our programs, like us on Facebook, or follow @GMYSVT on Instagram.
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