Next month, on Sunday, March 22nd at 3pm, BYSO will present BYSO on Parade, featuring more than 500 BYSO young musicians. Symphony Hall will be transformed into an explosion of children, music, families, and fun as Vira Slywotsky, host and narrator, will talk you through the afternoon of music. There is an interactive aspect as well, introducing audience members to the instruments of the orchestra and what it means to be a performing musician. The concert will culminate with a performance of Britten's A Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra from BYSO's most advanced orchestra, Boston Youth Symphony conducted by Federico Cortese.
Featuring: All BYSO ensembles!
BOSTON YOUTH SYMPHONY - Federico Cortese, Conductor - BRITTEN, A Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
REPERTORY ORCHESTRA - Mark Miller, Conductor - Holst, Jupiter from “The Planets”
JUNIOR REPERTORY ORCHESTRA - John Holland, Conductor - Beethoven, Overture to Consecration of the House
PREPARATORY WINDS - Janet Underhill, Conductor - Beethoven, Zapfenstreich March
YOUNG PEOPLE'S STRING ORCHESTRA - Marta Żurad, Conductor - Copland, Ching-A-Ring Chaw from "Old American Songs" and Shostakovich, Spanish Dance
PETIT ENSEMBLE - Marta Żurad, Conductor - Arr. O'Reilly, Saturday at the Symphony and Bartok Hungarian Wedding Dance from "Six Bartok Miniatures"
Vira Slywotzky, Host and Narrator
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