January 18, 2011
Bay Area Youth Orchestra Festival 2011 - Individual Orchestra Excerpts
Watch excerpts from the individual performances by youth orchestras participating in the BAYOF Hope concert on January 16th, 2011 at Davies Symphony Hall. SFCV's coverage of the festival can be found here.
Santa Rosa Symphony Youth Orchestra
Richard Loheyde, conductor
Dvořák: Symphony No. 8, Opus 88, Allegro con brio
Peninsula Youth Orchestra
Mitchell Sardou Klein, music director and conductor
Rimsky-Korsakov: Sadko, Opus 5
Oakland Youth Orchestra
Michael Morgan, artistic director; Bryan Nies, principal conductor
Arturo Márquez: Danzon No. 2
San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra
Donato Cabrera, music director and conductor
Ginastera: Estancia Suite
Young People’s Symphony Orchestra
David Ramadanoff, music director and conductor
Sibelius: Symphony No. 1, Opus 39, Finale (4th movement)
California Youth Symphony
Leo Eylar, music director
R. Strauss: Dance of the Seven Veils from Salome
Festival Orchestra (members from all six orchestras)
David Ramadanoff, conductor
Respighi: selections from Pines of Rome
By Jeff Kaliss
Six youth orchestras, 575 players, six charities, one incredible event: the BAYOF Hope festival returns to Davies Symphony Hall.
This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Vincent Tremblay is the founder and head of Skeletal Productions, a production company based in San Francisco that focuses on projects that reflect an experimental approach to the outdoors and the arts. As a filmmaker, his short films have play several in film festivals throughout the country and the Bay Area. Versed in all aspects of video and film production, he is at work on a documentary about dog carting that is slated for completion in early 2011.