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Upcoming Performances

Bravo Brass
2016
June
04
Saturday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

13th Annual Festival Concert
Paul Bryan, Conductor
“Hollywood Brass ”

Music from Stage and Screen

St. Mark's Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2016
June
05
Sunday
4 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

76th Annual Festival Concert
Third Annual Ovation Award
Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Peter Richard Conte, Organ
Joel Collier, Euphonium

Barber:  Tocata festiva, Op. 36
Szentpali:  Symphony Concertante for Euphonium and Symphony Orchestra (U.S. Premiere)
Higdon:  Blue Cathedral
Rachmaninoff:  Symphonic Dances, Op. 45  

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2016
June
19
Sunday
8 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Special Performance with Gregory Alan Isakov

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

25% Ticket Discount
Code: YOUTHORCH

Valid at the box office, phone, and online. Not valid on previously purchased tickets or premium seating. Certain restrictions apply.

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Past Performances

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2016
May
22
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA

21st Annual Festival Concert
Rosalind Erwin, Conductor
Young Artists Solo Competition Winner, Esther Kim, Violin

Rossini:  Overture to Il barbiere di Siviglia
Hanson:  Symphony No. 2 in D-Flat Major, "Romantic"
Vieuxtemps: Concerto No. 4 in D minor, Movement I
Copland:  Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center for the
Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $10 - $20
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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Tune Up Philly
2016
May
21
Saturday
3 PM
TUNE UP PHILLY

6th Annual Festival Concert
Paul Smith, Director

The Temple Performing Arts Center
1837 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
Information: 215.545.0502

PRYSM
2016
May
14
Saturday
3 PM
PRYSM

9th Annual Festival Concert
Gloria dePasquale, Conductor
PRYSM Young Artists
Jessica Villante, Conductor

Program to include:

PRYSM YOUNG ARTISTS

Percy Grainger / Dackow:  Mock Morris
Morten Lauridsen / Dackow:  O Magnum Mysterium
Edvard Grieg / Gruselle:  “In the Hall of the Mountain King' from Peer Gynt
Richard Meyer:  Remote Control  

PRYSM & PRYSM YOUNG ARTISTS

Edward Elgar:  “Nimrod” from Enigma Variations, Op. 36

PRYSM

John Rutter:  Suite for Strings
George Gershwin:  Lullaby
Antonín Dvorák:  Serenade for Strings, Op. 22

Centennial Hall - The Haverford School
750 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

2016 PYO Showcase Performance
2016
April
03
Sunday
2 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA
PRYSM
PRYSM YOUNG ARTISTS

BRAVO BRASS
TUNE UP PHILLY

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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2016 PYO Gala Dinner and Concert
2016
March
11
Friday
6 PM
2016 PYO Gala Dinner and Concert

PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA
BRAVO BRASS
TUNE UP PHILLY

The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Advanced reservations required
Registration and More Information

Bravo Brass
2016
March
06
Sunday
4 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Paul Bryan, Conductor
“The Glory of Gabrieli”

A Recreation of the Groundbreaking 1968 Album That Featured Brass Players from Three of America’s Great Orchestras

Saint Mary’s Episcopal Church
145 West Broad Street Street, Burlington, NJ
Information:  215.545.0502

Bravo Brass
2016
March
05
Saturday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Paul Bryan, Conductor
“The Glory of Gabrieli”

A Recreation of the Groundbreaking 1968 Album That Featured Brass Players from Three of America’s Great Orchestras

St. Mark's Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2016
February
28
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA

Benefit Concert for Youth Work Foundation
Rosalind Erwin, Conductor

Bernstein:  Overture to Candide
Haydn:  Symphony No. 104 in D Major
Fauré:  Pavane, Op. 50
Tchaikovsky:  Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy-Overture

The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $45 General Admission
215.545.0502

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2016
February
21
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Kerri Ryan, Viola

Berlioz:  Harold en Italie
Shostakovich:  Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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PRYSM
2016
February
06
Saturday
3 PM
PRYSM

Gloria dePasquale, Conductor
PRYSM Young Artists
Jessica Villante, Conductor

Program to include:

Sibelius:  Andante Festivo
Arensky:  Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky, Op. 35a
Rutter:   Suite for Strings
Anderson:  Jazz Pizzicato

Centennial Hall - The Haverford School
750 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2015
December
20
Sunday
4 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA

Upper Darby High School
Concert Choir & Encore Singers
Rosalind Erwin, Conductor

Handel:  Concerto Grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 5
Handel:  Hallelujah from Messiah
Tchaikovsky:  Waltz of the Flowers from Nutcracker
Rutter:  Star Carol
Rutter:  O Holy Night
Rutter:  Three Kings of Orient
Torme / Wells:  The Christmas Song
Chase:  Around the World at Christmas Time

Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N. Lansdowne Ave, Drexel Hill, Pa.
Tickets: $10 General Admission;
$5 Students (7-17) and Seniors
Information: 215.545.0502

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Bravo Brass
2015
December
19
Saturday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Paul Bryan, Conductor
“A Holiday in Brass”

Music of the Season Arranged Uniquely for Brass

St. Mark's Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2015
November
22
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Jennifer Montone, Horn

Strauss:  Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28
Glière:  Concerto for Horn and Orchestra
Brahms:  Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2015
June
06
Saturday
8:30 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Wanamaker Organ Day
Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Peter Richard Conte, Organ

R. Strauss:  Festival Prelude for Organ and Orchestra
R. Strauss: Mondsheinmusik from Capriccio
Seyfried:  Across the Sky
Shostakovich:  Festive Overture
Wagner: Wotan’s Farewell and Magic Fire Music
Mahler:  Adagietto from Symphony No. 5
Saint-Saëns:  Finale from Symphony No. 3 (“Organ”)

Wanamaker Organ at Macy's Philadelphia
1300 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $40 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2015
May
31
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

75th Annual Festival Concert
Underwritten by the Presser Foundation
Second Annual Ovation Award

Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Michael Ludwig, Violin

Seyfried: World Premiere
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto, Op. 35
Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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Bravo Brass
2015
May
30
Saturday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

12th Annual Festival Concert
Paul Bryan, Conductor
“Brass Symphonies”

Music of Haufrecht, Beethoven, and Purcell

St. Mark's Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Tune Up Philly
2015
May
23
Saturday
2 PM
TUNE UP PHILLY

5th Annual Festival Concert
Paul Smith, Conductor

Program to include:

Smith:  New Suite for Young Orchestra 

The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Center
4200 Wissahickon Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2015
May
17
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA

20th Annual Festival Concert
Rosalind Erwin, Conductor
Sabine Jung, Violoncello - Young Artists Solo Competition Winner

Weber: Overture to Oberon
Holst: Ballet Music to The Perfect Fool
Lalo:  First Movement from Cello Concerto in D Minor
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center for the
Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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PRYSM
2015
May
16
Saturday
3 PM
PRYSM

8th Annual Festival Concert
Gloria dePasquale, Conductor
PRYSM Young Artists
Jessica Villante, Conductor

Suk: Serenade, Op. 6
Mendelssohn: Selections from Octet, Op. 20
Bartók: Selections from Romanian Folk Dances

Centennial Hall - The Haverford School
750 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2015
April
12
Sunday
8 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Special Performance with The Indigo Girls

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  On Sale 10/10
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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2015 PYO Gala Dinner and Concert
2015
March
20
Friday
6 PM
2015 PYO Gala Dinner and Concert

PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA
PRYSM
BRAVO BRASS
TUNE UP PHILLY

The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Advanced reservations required
Registration and More Information

Bravo Brass
2015
March
14
Saturday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Paul Bryan, Conductor
Barry McCommon, Bass Trombone
“Premier Brass”

Program to include the compositions previously commissioned and/or premiered by Bravo Brass.

St. Mark's Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2015
February
22
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA

Rosalind Erwin, Conductor

Rossini: Overture to William Tell
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1, Op. 21
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2, Op. 17 – “Little Russian”

The Temple Performing Arts Center
1837 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2015
February
15
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Richard Amoroso, Violin

Shostakovich:  Festive Overture, Op. 96
Beethoven: Violin Concerto, Op. 61
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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PRYSM
2015
February
07
Saturday
3 PM
PRYSM

Gloria dePasquale, Conductor
PRYSM Young Artists
Jessica Villante, Conductor

Barber: Adagio for Strings
Nielsen: Kleine Suite, Op. 1
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings, Op. 48
Bartók: Selections from Romanian Folk Dances

Centennial Hall - The Haverford School
750 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Tune Up Philly
2015
January
15
Thursday
6 PM
TUNE UP PHILLY

Paul Smith, Conductor

Program to include:

Folk songs from around the world

People for People Charter School
800 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2014
December
21
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA

Upper Darby High School
Concert Choir & Encore Singers
Rosalind Erwin, Conductor
Rick Williams of 6ABC, Narrator

Corelli: Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 8 – “Christmas Concerto”
Handel: Excerpts from Messiah
Tchaikovsky: Excerpts from Nutcracker Ballet Suite
Bass: Christmas Flourish
Holcomb: T’was the Night Before Christmas

Upper Darby Performing Arts Center
601 N. Lansdowne Ave, Drexel Hill, Pa.
Tickets: $10 General Admission;
$5 Students (7-17) and Seniors
Information: 215.545.0502

Bravo Brass
2014
December
20
Saturday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Paul Bryan, Conductor
“A Holiday Celebration”

Program to include:

Pinkham: Christmas Cantata
Rutter: Gloria

St. Mark's Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  $15 General Admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Bravo Brass
2014
December
16
Tuesday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Strath Haven High School Chorus
Paul Bryan, Conductor
“A Holiday Celebration”

Program to include:

Pinkham: Christmas Cantata
Rutter: Gloria

Strath Haven High School
205 S. Providence Road, Wallingford, Pa.
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2014
November
23
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Michael Stairs, Organ
Peter Smith, Oboe
Angela Anderson Smith, Bassoon
Francesca dePasquale, Violin
Gloria dePasquale, Violoncello

R. Strauss: Festliches Präludium, Op. 61
Haydn: Sinfonia Concertante, Op. 84
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3, Op. 78 – “Organ Symphony”

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $15 - $25
Ticket Philadelphia:  215.893.1999

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Bravo Brass
2014
November
10
Monday
8 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Blair Bollinger, Conductor
The Curtis Institute of Music
Brass and Percussion Ensemble

The Curtis Brass and Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Blair Bollinger, will present an all Richard Strauss program.  Bravo Brass will join the ensemble as guests for three of Strauss’ largest brass ensemble works including the Festmusik der Stadt Vien and Feirlicher Einzug.

The Curtis Institute of Music
Lenfest Hall - Gould Rehearsal Hall
1616 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets:  Free Admission; Limited Seating
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2014
March
21
Friday
6 PM
2014 PYO Gala Dinner and Concert

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
PRYSM
Bravo Brass
Tune Up Philly

The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Advanced reservations required
To request an invitation: 215.545.0502

Tune Up Philly
2014
March
15
Saturday
3 PM
TUNE UP PHILLY

Delia Raab-Snyder, Director

Free Library of Philadelphia, Main Branch
1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Goodwill Offering
Information: 215.545.0502

Bravo Brass
2014
March
08
Saturday
7:30 PM
Around the World in Brass

Paul Bryan, Conductor

Music from around the globe transcribed for brass ensemble

Saint Mark’s Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $10 general admission; children 13 and under free admission
Information: 215.435.1698

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2014
March
02
Sunday
3 PM
Benefit Concert for Youth Work Foundation

Rosalind Erwin, Conductor

Wagner: Prelude to Die Meistersinger
Mozart: Symphony No. 35
Verdi: Triumphal March & Ballet from Aïda
Bizet: Suite Nos. 1 & 2 from Carmen
Saint-Saëns: Bacchanale from Samson et Dalila

Lincoln Hall, The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $10 general admission; children 13 and under free admission

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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2014
February
16
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Louis Scaglione, Conductor
Michael Ludwig, Violin

Vaughn Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Barber: Violin Concerto
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $10-$20
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

PRYSM
2014
February
08
Saturday
3 PM
PRYSM

Gloria dePasquale, Conductor
Jessica Villante, Conductor

Program to include:

PRYSM Young Artists
"Allegro con brio" from Symphony No. 25 W.A. Mozart / Brubaker
Ancient Airs & Dances Ottorino Respighi / Brubaker
Arlington Sketches Elliot Del Borgo

PRYSM & PRYSM Young Artists
Capriol Suite for String Orchestra Peter Warlock

PRYSM
Five Variants of 'Dives & Lazarus' for String Orchestra & Harp Ralph Vaughan Williams
Helen Gerhold, Harp
St. Paul's Suite Gustav Holst
Fiddle Faddle Leroy Anderson

Centennial Hall - The Haverford School
750 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, Pa.
Information: 215.545.0502

Tune Up Philly
2013
December
21
Saturday
3 PM
TUNE UP PHILLY

Delia Raab-Snyder, Director

Trinity Center for Urban Life
22nd and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Goodwill Offering
Information: 215.545.0502

Philadelphia Young Artists Orchestra
2013
December
17
Tuesday
8 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUNG ARTISTS ORCHESTRA

Holiday Benefit Concert for St. James School
Upper Darby High School Encore Singers
Louis Scaglione, Conductor

Music J.S. Bach, Händel, and Vivaldi
Songs & Carols of the Season

Saint Mark’s Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $10 general admission; children 13 and under free admission
Information: 215.545.0502

Bravo Brass
2013
December
07
Saturday
7:30 PM
BRAVO BRASS

Paul Bryan, Conductor
"A Renaissance Holiday"

Music of Gabrieli, Monteverdi, Palestrina, and Praetorius

Saint Mark’s Church
1625 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $10 general admission; children 13 and under free admission
Information: 215.435.1698

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra
2013
November
17
Sunday
3 PM
PHILADELPHIA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Louis Scaglione, Conductor

Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 - "Eroica"
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Ravel: La valse

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Broad and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tickets: $10-$20
Ticket Philadelphia: 215.893.1999

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