NYOS Senior Orchestra Summer Concert

THE POWER OF NATURE

National Youth Orchestra of Scotland –  Senior Orchestra, conducted by Catherine Larsen-Maguire, presents a programme designed to challenge and inspire its members. In July, the Senior Orchestra return to the stunning Ayr Town Hall in conjunction with the ever-welcoming, Ayr Arts Guild to perform Rimsky-Korsakov’s dazzling orchestral suite Scheherazade as part of its sumptuous summer programme.

Conductor Catherine Larsen-Maguire places great emphasis on working with younger musicians and is very much in demand as a conductor and coach for youth orchestras all round the world.  She also has a special interest in contemporary music, introducing the Senior Orchestra to Jennifer Higdon’s river sings a song to trees.

Programme:

Arnold Bax: Tintagel. Jennifer Higdon: river sings a song to trees. Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade. Conductor:  Catherine Larsen-Maguire

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Wed 25 July 2018 / 7:30pm at Ayr Town Hall

Tickets: Adult £14 | Concession £8.50 | Under 25 £5

Box Office: 01292 288235 or visit  www.ayrgaiety.co.uk

 

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NYOS Senior Orchestra:

NYOS Senior Orchestra is for musicians aged 13 and over, and the second stage on the classical pathway for aspiring members of NYOS Symphony Orchestra (The National Youth Orchestra of Scotland).

Annual membership of NYOS Senior Orchestra includes residential courses in both spring and summer, followed by the opportunity to experience the thrill of orchestral performance at top venues across Scotland.

 

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National Youth Orchestras of Scotland (NYOS):

For almost 40 years, the National Youth Orchestras of Scotland has nurtured the exceptional talents of Scotland’s next generations of musicians through a comprehensive pathway of orchestras, jazz bands, training ensembles and an ever-expanding outreach programme.  With external support, NYOS is able to offer these opportunities irrespective of background or barriers.

In addition to organising residential training programmes, intensive rehearsals and national and international concert tours, the National Youth Orchestras of Scotland is committed to introducing musical experiences to Scotland’s young people through workshops in communities throughout the country. Our ensembles inspire audiences with their outstanding skill, youthful energy and panache. Audiences marvel at the powerful sound of our large-scale orchestras, appreciate the intimacy of our smaller chamber ensembles and delight in the fresh and uplifting performances given by our jazz bands.

For more details visit the website.

Book your tickets now to avoid disappointment:

Wed 25 July 2018 / 7:30pm at Ayr Town Hall

Tickets: Adult £14 | Concession £8.50 | Under 25 £5

Box Office: 01292 288235 or visit  www.ayrgaiety.co.uk

 

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