november, 2020

21nov7:00 pmMetropolitan Youth Symphony Fall CelebrationInnovative Cross-Genre Virtual Concert Series


Event Details

The MYS YouTube channel (click here!) on November 21 at 7 pm will present the entirety of Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suites 1 & 2, with movements re-ordered to match Ibsen’s original play, and featuring narration recorded by students. The Symphony Orchestra will perform the opening and closing movements and the other MYS ensembles will complete the remaining selections. The concert will highlight music by American composers Florence Price and William Grant Still, and will close with a rousing rendition of Beethoven’s Ode to Joy, performed by all MYS ensembles.


(Saturday) 7:00 pm