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Chicago Orchestral Academy presents Protégé Philharmonic's last concert of the 2019 season

 

 

Chicago, Illinois - The Chicago Orchestral Academy presents Protégé Philharmonic's last concert of the 2019 Season on Sunday, November 11, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. The concert will be performed in the Auditorium of the Salme Harju Steinberg Fine Arts Center at Northeastern Illinois University, 3701 West Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625. There is free parking in Parking Lot F.
 
Music Director and Founder of the orchestra, Joseph Glymph, has programmed Shostakovich - Festive Overture, Op. 96; Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio Espagnole, Op. 34; Dvorak - The Water Goblin, Op. 107; Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2; Respighi - Fountains of Rome.
 
Ticket prices are $15, General Admission and $10, Seniors/Students.
 
Full event Information: http://chicagoorchestralacademy.org/events.html
 
About the Orchestra:
Founded 41 years ago, the organization has gone through a recent re-branding with the new name of Chicago Orchestral Academy. There are two orchestras in the COA, Classical Symphony Orchestra and Protégé Philharmonic which builds the future of classical music through the cultivation of young artists, which includes orchestral training opportunities, chamber music ensembles, soloists and composers.
 
Protégé Philharmonic, the audition-only orchestra include members from throughout the Chicago metropolitan area and Northwest Indiana, ranging from advanced junior high school students. The Philharmonic provides professional orchestra training and members receive coaching from accomplished professional Chicago area musicians.
 
The orchestra provides four concert programs every regular season and two concerts during the summer season in the Auditorium of the Salme Harju Steinberg Fine Arts Center at Northeastern Illinois University. Rehearsals are held at Classical Symphony Hall, 218 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, Illinois and rehearsals are open to the public.  Last year's graduating seniors were awarded over $250,000 in scholarships to college and universities all over the United States.
 
Media Contact: Lynn M. Klingler
Email: theorchestras@classicalsymphonyorchestra.org
Phone: 312-341-1521
Web: http://chicagoorchestralacademy.org/index.html
Chicago Orchestral Academy