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Youth Ensembles Concerts 2016-17

All concerts in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall.

  

Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings

PSSS Season Finale: Home Grown!

May 20, 2017, 1:00 p.m.

In its energizing season finale performance, Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings presents you with an afternoon of masterpieces from our own backyard! Experience a bit of Americana through the folk tunes and masterworks that built the American classical canon – from “Simple Gifts” to Bernstein’s “West Side Story.” This performance presented by the high-achieving musicians of Santiago Strings will be sure to amaze and inspire!

Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble

PSYWE 10th Anniversary Season Finale: Traditions

May 21, 2017, 1:00 p.m.

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble gears up to embark on its first international tour of Austria in July 2017 and concludes its 10th anniversary concert season by paying homage to the band tradition as well as the ensemble’s history in the Pacific Symphony family. Basler’s thrilling "Carnival" excitedly kicks off this performance, followed by music of Bach. Two cornerstone works for wind ensemble, Vaughn Williams’ "English Folksong Suite" and Holst's First Suite in Eb, celebrate the wind band culture’s deep rooted tradition, before the program concludes with the spirited Radetzky March.

Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.

Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra

PSYO Season Finale

May 21, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Energized from a season of artistic achievement, the accomplished Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra will wow the crowd with its vibrant display of young musical talent. Join this high-caliber orchestra as it delves into the mind of Gustav Mahler through the sounds of his great Symphony No. 2. Concertmaster Phil Chen and principal flutist Alison Huh will be featured as PSYO's 2017 concerto competition winners.

 

Admission is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission.