Summit Symphony Concert

The Summit Symphony will present its final concert of the season on Sunday, May 19, at the Summit High School, on Kent Place Blvd.  There will be original artwork by students of Summit High School on display starting at 2pm, and the concert will begin at 3pm.  The orchestra, under the direction of musical director Michael Avagliano, will perform “80 Years in One Russian Night”, music by Mussorgsky, Borodin, Rachmaninoff and Rimsky-Korsakov. In collaboration with the Summit High School Art department, there will be a display of original art work to coincide with Pictures at an Exhibition and students from the music department will perform during the pre-concert art exhibit.  Cellist Andres Sanchez will be the soloist in Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Roccoco Theme.  Also on the program will be Entrance of the Nobles by Rimsky-Korsakov and Polovetsian Dances by Borodin.

 

Andres Sanchez-Linares was born in Allentown, PA in 1997. He started playing the piano at the age of ten, and continued with cello and musical studies under formal instruction with his mother violist Adriana Linares, cellist Miguel Rojas, and cellist Jesus Morales at the ArCoNet Programs in North Wales, PA.

 

Mr. Sanchez was admitted to the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia at age 16, and recently finished his third year studying cello with Peter Wiley and Carter Brey and chamber music with Steve Tenenbom. Highlights of his 2015-2016 performing season include performances of Pierrot Lunaire by A. Schoenberg at the Kennedy Center and Columbia University in NY, as part of the Conservatory Project, Curtis on Tour, and performances at Swarthmore College Chamber Music Series.

 

As always, all Summit Symphony Orchestra concerts are free to the public.  Please visit our website, summitsymphony.org for more information.

 

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Sun, May 19
3:00 pm — 5:00 pm
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The Summit Symphony will present its final concert of the season on Sunday, May 19, at the Summit High School, on Kent Place Blvd. There will be original artwork by students of Summit High School on display starting at 2pm, and the concert will begin at 3pm. The orchestra, under the direction of musical director Michael Avagliano, will perform “80 Years in One Russian Night”, music ...

125 Kent Place Blvd. Summit, NJ 07901

Summit High School

125 Kent Place Blvd.
Summit, NJ 07901

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