Portland’s locally-grown orchestra celebrates its 94th season with five exhilarating performances in the historic Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Astonishing audiences since 1924, PYP invites you to experience live symphonic music like never before, performed by the orchestra the Chicago Tribune calls “brilliant in all departments!” PYP’s exceptional musicians and Musical Director David Hatter proudly present a thrilling new season filled to the brim with classics and new favorites at unbeatable low prices. Come as you are, in your most comfortable clothes, to enjoy Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, John Williams’ Theme from Jurassic Park, Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony, Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition, and so much more. Of special note is their performance of Voices of Light which includes a screening of Carl Dreyer’s silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc, accompanied by Richard Einhorn’s oratorio featuring live performances by Camerata PYP, In Mulieribus, and three Portland State University choirs, taking place on January 26, 2018. For details and tickets, visit portlandyouthphil.org.
Posted on August 9, 2017