Photo: Wirya Satya

Conductor and Music Director of the Empire State Youth Orchestra Carlos Ágreda celebrates the orchestra’s 40th anniversary this weekend. Each half of the programme begins with an exuberant overture (Shostakovich’s Festive Overture and Strauss’ Die Fledermaus) and soloist Kenneth Olsen, an alumnus of the orchestra, performs Elgar’s Cello Concerto; the concert concludes with Respighi’s colourful Pines of Rome.

The performance takes place on Saturday 2nd November at Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.

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