Held Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Seton Hill University Performing Arts Center | 100 Harrison Ave, Greensburg, PA 15601
The WYSO Philharmonia will open the program with the fourth movement of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5. followed by Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade and concludes with Rossini’s William Tell Overture (Lone Ranger Theme).
The WYSO Philharmonic, opens its portion of the program Verdi’s Nabucco Overture followed by Tchaikovsky’s Marche Slav and closes with Shore’s Lord of the Rings.
To Audition for WYSO:
Please contact Ramona [email protected] to schedule an audition time.
Director: Morrie Brand
Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:45 p.m.
Spring Dates tbd
Greensburg Garden and Civic Center, 951 Old Salem Road, Greensburg
Concert: Sunday, November 19 at 7:30 p.m. | Seton Hill Performing Arts Center
The Philharmonic consists of auditioned high school musicians, who rehearse on Wednesday evenings and perform concerts each fall and spring. String students should be comfortable in first through fifth positions, have a solid knowledge of note values, dynamics, key signatures, off-the-string playing, and be able to play major scales up to 4 sharps and flats. An audition is necessary and private lessons are required. Equivalent of Suzuki book V and up.The Philharmonic also provides a Concerto Competition for members to compete to perform a concerto with the orchestra. The competition is held every January, with a spring semester performance. A WYSO Solo and Ensemble Night is offered each May, featuring individuals and small ensembles from the Philharmonic.
Contact Morrie Brand for more information.