Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Gen. Admission Venue
The All-Philadelphia High School Music Festival features 400 of the School District of Philadelphia's most talented students in ensembles including Band (conducted by Dr. Wesley J. Broadax), Choir (conducted by Dorina C. Morrow), and Orchestra (conducted by Joseph Conyers). This year's finale will be conducted by Philadelphia Orchestra Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin.
The program includes works by Dvorák, Saint-Saëns, Copland, and a world premiere by John B Hedges that was commissioned specifically for the combined All City ensembles.