Pinckney Community School Orchestras and the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra to Perform 8th Annual Side by Side Concert, 2/7
On Friday, February 7 at 7:30 pm the Pinckney Community School Orchestras and the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra will celebrate their eighth annual side-by-side concert at Jane Tasch Theater.
The side-by-side concert, sponsored by Citizens Bank, features the Navigator Sixth Grade String Orchestra, Pathfinder Orchestra, and Pinckney High School Orchestras who will perform alongside members of the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra
"I am excited continue our partnership with the A2SO as the influence this experience has had on our kids and orchestra program is phenomenal," said Rick Todd, Superintendent at Pinckney Community "The music created by these students together with the A2SO musicians is tremendous. Mastering the music, learning new skills, and presenting a dynamic concert for the community is an achievement everyone - students, parents, teachers, and community members - can be proud of," stated Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Music Director and Conductor Arie Lipsky.
The orchestras, professionals and students, will perform the following repertoire:
• Johann Strauss, Radetzky March
• Steve Burch, Fires of Anacapa
• Robert W. Smith, American Portrait No. 1
• John Williams, Superman Returns
• Johannes Brahms, Variations on a Theme by Haydn
• Hans Zimmer, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra will perform the first movement of Dvorak's New World Symphony.