The Northern Utah Youth Symphony and Chamber Orchestra will present their mid-winter showcase concert Saturday February 23, 2019, at Logan High School. Concert time is 5:00 pm with free admission thanks to our season sponsors.
The Northern Utah Youth Chamber Orchestra, Nathan West conducting, will open the concert with arrangements of Grieg’s Prelude to the Holberg Suite, Saint-Saens’ Theme from Havanaise, Schubert’s first movement of the Unfinished Symphony.
The Northern Utah Youth Symphony, Conrad Dunn conducting, will then take the stage. They will begin with a performance of one their concerto audition winners, Allison Cook, Flute, performing the first movement of the Quantz Flute Concerto in G. Then the full orchestra will take the stage and perform Movie Spectacular with music from Batman, Dances With Wolves, and Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves. They will end their concert with a rousing performance of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.
The youth orchestras are a project of the Lake Bonneville Symphonic Society, with the help of our season sponsors, Classical Strings of Harrisville, PetsFirst! Wellness Center of Brigham City, BrainTrainUT of South Ogden & Logan, Edge Orthodontics of Brigham City, and Cache Valley Endocrine & Diabetes Center. Our funding also includes the George S and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation, and the Utah Arts & Museums with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.