The Element String Quartet, composed of members of the Newport Symphony, and the West Linn High School Chamber Ensemble perform Saturday at 7:00 PM at Newport Nazarene Church in the second of three free Winter Series concerts sponsored by the Oregon Coast Youth Symphony Festival.
The Element String Quartet is composed of four talented musicians of the Newport Symphony Orchestra.
Opening the program on Saturday, January 19th will be the West Linn High School String Ensemble under the direction of Georgia Muggli.
Admission to this concert, which begins at 7:00 PM is free with donations accepted at the door. The Newport Nazarene Church is located at 227 NW 12th Street. This evening’s concert is made possible by a grant from the Oregon Cultural Trust.
The January 19th concert is the second of three Winter Series concerts presented by the Oregon Coast Youth Symphony Festival. These concerts provide an opportunity for small ensembles of talented high school students to perform in front of a live audience – outside their home town. The third concert in this series will be February 9, 2019.
The Oregon Coast Youth Symphony Festival is held in Newport April 25- 28. The Festival is a unique, annual 4-day event for high school orchestras. Professional