Hawaii Youth Symphony will present free concert
Hawaii Youth Symphony’s annual Community Service Concert Tour will extend its community commitment to the Valley Isle with a free concert at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center at 4 p.m. Sunday, featuring Youth Symphony I under the baton of conductor Henry Miyamura. Doors will open at 3:30 p.m.
Pianist Jonathan Korth will join the orchestra with a performance of Franz Liszt’s “Totentanz.” Korth has performed with members of the Emerson and Juilliard string quartets. He has also performed with Chamber Music Hawaii, Ebb and Flow Arts, and the Honolulu Chamber Music Society.
Youth Symphony I is composed of 90 students from Oahu, Maui and Kauai.
Four Maui students will perform with the orchestra: Kisa Uradomo, violin, King Kekaulike High School; Keokoa Mahi, bassoon, King Kekaulike High School; Nicole Yuzon, violin, Maui High School; WenLu Duffy, violin; home-school.
The concert program will include music by Gioacchino Rossini (“La Cenerentola Overture”), Armand Russell (“Rondo for Times Past”), Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (“Capriccio Italien) and Warren Barker (“Broadway Show-Stoppers Overture”).
Donations benefiting Hawaii Youth Symphony will be accepted at the concert.