04/21/2018 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Centennial Performing Arts Center
Hear the musical stars of tomorrow as we feature winners of our annual Young Artists Competition performing solos with the orchestra. This year’s winners are Reiko Tachibana, 15, and Jake Curtis, 12. Tachibana, a 10th grader at Timberline High School in Boise, will perform the Third Movement of Henri Wieniawski’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in D minor. Curtis, a 6th grader at Victory Middle School in Meridian, will perform the First Movement of Bach’s Violin Concerto in A minor.
Also on the program: The U.S. premiere of Suite Lux Centuriae, or “A Century of Light,” composed by Kaoru Wada to celebrate Nikon’s 100th anniversary; “The Wasps” Overture by Ralph Vaughan Williams; Elgar’s Serenade for Strings; Bartók’s Romanian Folk Dances and the Fourth Movement from Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8.