NATIONAL FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA Ross Conducts Beethoven’s Fifth
8:00 pm to 10:00 pm
3800 Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
University of Maryland, College Park, MD
James Ross conducts a program of titans including Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No.5, Edgard Varèse’s Amériques and the Adagio from Gustav Mahler’s unfinished Symphony No. 10.
The National Orchestral Institute and Festival (NOI) has helped nurture an entire generation of American orchestral musicians. Each year, a national audition tour selects outstanding performers for this month-long event, a laboratory for shaping the future of chamber and orchestral performance.
Performances by the National Festival Chamber Orchestra and National Festival Orchestra take place every Saturday night between June 7 and June 28, 2014; additional free events are open to the public. Join the exploration!