The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestras (RIPYO) presents its first concert of the season on Sunday, November 4, 1 p.m., at the Auditorium in Roberts Hall, Rhode Island College. The concert features the top-level Symphony Orchestra conducted by Music Director Alexey Shabalin, Repertory Orchestra under the direction of Vincent Mattera, and String Orchestra under the direction of Irina Naryshkova. The Symphony Orchestra will perform Bernstein’s West Side Story and other contemporary works. Repertory Orchestra and String Orchestra will perform standard classical repertoire.
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RI Philharmonic Youth Orchestras Concert
1 p.m., Sunday, November 4
Rhode Island College, Auditorium in Roberts Hall
600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence
Tickets are $12 adults; $7 students, 18 and under, and senior citizens. Purchase tickets via the RIC Box Office at:
or by calling 401-456-8144, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mon – Fri.
About The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Ensembles: The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth ensembles (RIPYO, RIPYWE, RIPYJazz, & Chamber) provide quality rehearsal and performance experience for talented young musicians from Rhode Island and nearby Connecticut and Massachusetts. Students range from elementary school through high school. (A full list of students and their home cities are attached.)
For more information or to schedule an audition, visit musicschool.riphil.org or contact Youth Ensembles Manager Chelsea Anderson at 401-248-7038 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the RI Philharmonic Orchestra Music School, its activities and performances, visit musicschool.riphil.org.