Thursday, November 29, 2012
On December 4, the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities (SCGSAH) presents its annual Sinfonia concert. Three students from Dorchester and Berkeley counties have been selected to be part of the ensemble.
The concert, held at First Baptist Church (847 Cleveland Street, Greenville, SC), will be in two parts, the Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra and the Wind Ensemble.
The Wind Ensemble, conducted by David Hamilton, will performing Norman Dello Joio’s Variants on a Mediaeval Tune, Frank Ticheli’s Simple Gifts, and John Mackey’s Hymn to a Blue Hour.
The Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Kathryn Dey, will perform Mozarts’s Overture to the Magic Flute and Schubert’s Symphony No. 8 (the “Unfinished”). The orchestra will be joined by SCGSAH alumnae Michele Tate.
The concert will conclude with Leroy Anderson’s most popular seasonal piece, Sleigh Ride.
The concert is free and open to the public.
Local performers include:
Kara Stem, viola • Summerville • Summerville High School
Brandon Hooven, trumpet • Moncks Corner • Berkeley Center for the Arts
Connor Howard, trombone • Goose Creek • Stratford High School