THE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA is where all the elements of music making culminate in a grand performance event. The orchestra will study and perform some of the most inspiring works of the vast literature under the direction of Yoram Youngerman. The final concert will feature the Junior Division First Prize winner of the 2016 Mary Smart Concerto Competition.
THE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA a more intimate ensemble, consists of students selected for their technical and musical achievement. The chamber orchestra will study elements that combine individual virtuosity in an ensemble setting. Under the direction of Eduard Schmieder, they will perform some of the most challenging repertoire of the orchestral literature. The final concert will feature the Senior Division First Prize winner of the 2016 Mary Smart Concerto Competition. Participants will be selected.