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Edmonton Youth Orchestra

April 14 @ 2:00 pm MDT


Edmonton Youth Orchestra in Concert, with the winner of the 38th Northern Alberta Concerto Competition (Woodwinds) and Shumayela choir.

The Edmonton Youth Orchestra Association (www.eyso.com), founded in 1952, supports both the nationally renowned Edmonton Senior Orchestra and the Edmonton Intermediate Orchestra. It is widely regarded as one of the finest youth orchestra programs in Canada and gives 150 young musicians from Edmonton and Northern Alberta, the opportunity to develop their orchestral skills, to increase their knowledge and appreciation of music, and to enrich the cultural life of the community through concerts and benefit performances. Edmonton Youth Orchestra members are all motivated students who share a love of music.

Intermediate Orchestra

from Der Freischutz – Carl Maria von Weber

     Overture | Folk Song | Finale

Tecum Principium

from Dixit Dominus – Antonio Vivaldi

Life has Loveliness to Sell – Dominick Diorio | orch. Massey


from Scenes Pittoresques –  Jules Massenet

The Dargason

from St. Paul Suite – Gustav Holst     orch. Massey


Senior Orchestra

  •  Clarinet Concerto no. 2 in E flat major Op. 72 – Carl Maria von Weber – Soloist, Cristian Kasinski
  • Symphony no. 5 in D minor op. 47 – Dimitri Shostakovich


Michael Massey, Conductor


Edmonton Youth Orchestra


4 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 4X8 Canada
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(780) 428-1414