Side-by-Side with Cascade Youth Symphony Orchestra

Come enjoy this family-friendly concert featuring young violinist Yesong Sophie Lee and conducted by Assistant Conductor Pablo Rus Broseta. Cascade Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Seattle Symphony will share the stage to perform Stravinksy’s "The Firebird" Suite.

Doors open: 30 minutes prior to performance

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Dates and Tickets

  • 26 Jan (Tue) 2016 7:00PM
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Running time

60 minutes

Location

Shorecrest Performing Arts Center, 15343 25th Ave NE, Shoreline 98155

Performers

Pablo Rus Broseta

Conductor

Pablo Rus Broseta has served as Assistant Conductor of Orchestre Philarmonique de Liège (Belgium), Valencia Youth Symphony Orchestra (Spain) and Dutch National Opera Academy. 

Gerry Marsh

Conductor

Gerry Jon Marsh has been the Music Director and Conductor of the Cascade Youth Symphony since 1984. Professor Marsh is also the Wind Ensemble Director Emeritus at Seattle Pacific University.

Yesong Sophie Lee

Violin

Yesong Sophie Lee, age 11, attends Cedarwood Elementary School. She started studying violin with Jan Coleman at age 4, and is currently studying with Simon James and piano collaborator Hiro David in the Coleman Violin Studio.

Cascade Youth Symphony Orchestra

The Cascade Youth Symphony Orchestras form an organization (the CYSO) that provides a wholesome and stimulating environment for talented and gifted young musicians. An emphasis is placed on creating an atmosphere that encourages, challenges and develops their fullest potential in the art of performance. Participants benefit from a yearlong program designed to nurture their enjoyment of music as well as develop their musical skills and self-confidence. This program consists of a balance of rehearsals, sectional coaching sessions, retreats, and concerts.

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.

Program

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audio

César Franck

Allegro non troppo [mvt. III] from Symphony in D minor

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Selections from Ballet Music from Idomeneo, Rè di Creta, K. 367

Franz Waxman

Carmen Fantasie for Violin and Orchestra

Igor Stravinsky

L’oiseau de feu (1919 version) (“The Firebird” Suite)

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