Academy Orchestra Concert

Date: 
May 28, 2022 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston
Contact: 
847.905.1500

 

PROGRAM

James Setapen, conductor

Special guest soloist: Almita Vamos, violin

 

Where Springs Not Fail………………………………..........….Hanna Benn

Violin Concerto #2 in E Major, BWV 1042…………..........…Johann Sebastian Bach

   I.Allegro

   II.Adagio

   III.Allegro assai

            Almita Vamos, violin

 

INTERMISSION

 

Senior Graduation Ceremony Remarks – senior Kelly Kim

 

Symphony #4 in A Major, opus 90 (Italian)………...............Felix Mendelssohn

   I.Allegro vivace

   II.Andante con moto

   III.Menuetto: Con moto moderato

   IV.Saltarello: Presto 

 

Founded in 2006, the Academy is a nationally recognized training center for highly gifted pre-college pianists and string players. The Academy Orchestra is comprised of violin, viola, cello and bass students who rehearse and perform under the baton of Academy Director James Setapen. The orchestra has toured to Turin, Italy and has been featured at Millennium Park, Ganz Hall at Roosevelt University, and at the Music Institute of Chicago’s 81st Gala where the students performed in tribute to CSO Music Director, Maestro Riccardo Muti. Members of the orchestra perform in competitions, festivals and summer programs across the globe.  

 

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