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Movie Music Night – FREE!!

July 2, 2009

Leipzig Youth Symphony Orchestra


Wednesday, July 15

8 p.m.



The Youth Symphony Orchestra of the J.S. Bach Musikschule in Leipzig will perform a free concert of music from the movies under the direction of Ron-Dirk Entleutner.

The program for the concert is

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartoldy: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture, op. 21
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartoldy: Hebrides Overture, op. 26
George Antheil: Symphony No. 5 “Joyous”

Intermission

20th Century Fox Fanfare
Symphonic Suite “James Bond – 007”
John Williams: “Fawkes, the Phoenix” from Harry Potter
John Williams: Schindler’s List
Symphonic Suite Forrest Gump
John Williams: Star Wars Suite

The orchestra members are drawn from the best students of the approximately 5,000 music students in the greater Leipzig area.  With frequent opportunities to perform in “side-by-side” concerts with the Gewandhaus Orchestra and the musicians of the Middle Germany Radio Symphony Orchestra, the youth observe and learn from their professional stand partners.


Tickets:  Free

Tickets are available at the UM Box Office at the Ford Center and the Student Unio

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. Rebecca permalink
    July 16, 2009 11:14 am

    The concert was amazing! The kids are so talented! I’m so glad I attended. And they added an extra piece onto the performance, the piece was from Pirates of the Caribbean. It was a perfect concert and I would love to hear them play again in the future.

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