Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School Announces Youth Winter Concerts

Youth Wind Ensembles performs at RIC’s Sapinsley Hall, Jan. 21
The Youth Orchestras appears at RIC’s Roberts Hall, Feb. 3

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School’s Youth Wind Ensembles (RIPYWE) will present its first concerts of the season on Sunday (Jan. 21) at 3:00pm at Rhode Island College’s Sapinsley Hall. On Saturday (Feb. 3), the Youth Orchestras (RIPYO) will perform at 2:00pm at Rhode Island College’s Roberts Hall.

Tickets are $11 for adults; $6 for students under 18 and senior citizens, and are available through the Rhode Island College box office, 401.456.8144 or online at http://www.ric.edu/pfa/Pages/orderinfo.aspx

RI Philharmonic Youth Wind Ensembles Concert
Sunday, Jan. 21, 3:00pm
Sapinsley Hall, Rhode Island College

RI Philharmonic Youth Orchestras Concert
Saturday, Feb. 3, 2:00pm
Roberts Hall, Rhode Island College

The Youth Orchestras includes the top-level Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Alexey Shabalin; Repertory Orchestra under the direction of Vincent Mattera; String Orchestra led by Irina Naryshkova; and Intermediate Strings with Erin Erban. Dr. David Neves is the Youth Wind Ensembles’ music director and symphonic winds conductor, and John F. Knasas Jr. oversees the Youth Wind Ensembles.

For more information on The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School’s Youth Wind Ensembles (RIPYWE) or Youth Orchestras (RIPYO), call 401.248.7038, or email Chelsea Anderson, youth ensembles manager, canderson@riphil.org. Visit musicschool.riphil.org for information on more Philharmonic Music School activities and performances.