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Youth Symphony of Southern Oregon

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Esther Eviana Platt
 Posted: 11:35 AM February 20, 2014

The youth symphony, conducted by Cynthia Hutton, will showcase Aram Khachaturian’s Violin Concerto with solo violinist Esther Aviana Platt. Platt is YSSO’s 2013 Concerto Competition winner, and she’s a member of the Rogue Valley Symphony and Siskiyou Violins. The concerts also will include Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. YSSO’s Youth Orchestra will perform arrangements of works by Tchaikovsky, Reinhold Gliere and Antonin Dvorak. Conductor Faina Podolnaya will lead Youth Strings in arrangements of works by G.F. Handel, Franz Schubert and Ludwig van Beethoven. The concert is at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, in the Music Recital Hall on the Southern Oregon University campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd. Tickets cost $10, $5 for students, and can be purchased at Paddington Station.


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