08:00 to 10:00
Conductor: Huan Jing
Guangzhou Symphony Youth Orchestra
The Guangzhou Symphony Youth Orchestra (GSYO), an affiliate of the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, was co-founded in July 2011 by the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra and the Bureau of Education of Guangzhou Municipality. It is the first-ever youth orchestra in China organized and administered by a professional orchestra.
The GSYO’s current Music Director is Huan Jing. She was also titled to the broad member of the Jeunesses Musicales International (JMI) on behalf of the Chinese Musicians Association.
The GSYO is one of the most distinguished ensembles in China today. GSYO’s rehearsals and training programs take place at the headquarters of the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, a multi-venue facility that is one of the most advanced in China. The Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra administers the GSYO following management guidelines of a professional ensemble, planning a regular concert season as well as international exchange and touring.
Secret of Wind and Birds – Tan Dun
Reflet d’un temps disparu, concerto for cello and orchestra – Chen Qigang
Cello – Jian Wang
Serenade to Music from The Merchant of Venice – Ralph Vaughan Williams
Pines of Rome
I pini di Villa Borghese
Pini presso una catacomba
I pini del Gianicolo
I pini della Via Appia
Venue: Sydney Town Hall, Australia