In case you missed the mention when the West Seattle Community Orchestras‘ new season started – tomorrow night at Chief Sealth International High School, some of their musicians will be featured in the first Seattle Symphony community performance this fall – free admission! Here’s the lineup and program for the 7 pm concert:
Stilian Kirov, Seattle Symphony Associate Conductor
Christina Ding, Young Violinist
West Seattle Community Orchestra
Overture to Cosìfan tutte, K. 588
Allegro aperto [mvmt. 1] from Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, K. 219
Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major, D. 485
Christina Ding is a high-school student at the International School in Bellevue. She is currently a student of Simon James and piano collaborator Hiro David. In 2014 she won second place in the Music Teachers National Association Junior Composition Competition. She was also selected for the Seattle Symphony’s Young Composers Workshop, during which her composition was premiered by members of the Symphony. For the past two summers she has attended the Aspen Music Festival and School as a violin student.