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McKelvey School of Engineering

St. Louis Symphony on the South 40

Monday, September 12 | 5:30 PM

SOUTH 40 (JUST OUTSIDE OF BEAR'S DEN)

This special collaboration will take place outside on the South 40 (near Bear's Den) on the beautiful Danforth Campus. Members of the St. Louis Symphony under the direction of Darwin Aquino will follow a string ensemble comprised of WUSTL MUSIC students, and the evening will end in a side-by-side performance. This event is free, family-friendly, and open to the public!

Program:
WashU String Ensemble - 5:30 P.M. (repertoire TBA)

Saint Louis Symphony Members Chamber Ensemble - 6 P.M.
String Symphony No. 1 in C Major, MWV N 1 by Felix Mendelssohn
I. Allegro
III. Allegro Vivo

Two Nordic Melodies Op. 63 for String Orchestra by Edvard Grieg
I. In Folk Style
II. Cow Call - Peasant Dance

Serenata en La Mayor (A Major) for Strings - (St. Louis Premiere) by Julio Alberto Hernandez

WashU students perform with the Saint Louis Symphony Members
Serenade for Strings in E Major, Op. 25 by Arthur Foote
V. Gavotte

La Muerte del Angel by Astor Piazzolla, arranged for strings by WashU faculty Amy Greenhalgh

Darwin Aquino, conductor

St Louis Symphony Members:
Violin I
Xiaoxiao Qiang
Ann Fink
Jackie Tso

Violin II
Alison Harney
Jessie Chen
Brian Allen

Viola
Alejandro Valdepenas
Emily Owsinski

Cello
Bjorn Ranheim
Yin Xiong

Bass
Aleck Belcher

WashU String Ensemble
Violin I
Caroline Chou
Nora Navid
Matthew Du

Violin II
Noah Kennedy
Mahtab Chaudhry
TBC

Viola
Junyi Su
Klara Schmidt

Cello
Coco Wicks
Chloe Hughlett

Bass
Gabe Hamburg

Image: Neil Agarwal | Student Life

(Student Life article from the 2019 performance)

Event Type

Concerts & Performances

Schools

Arts & Sciences

Topic

Arts & Culture

Website

https://artsci.wustl.edu/events/st-lo...

Department
First Year Center, Music
Hashtag

#SOS40

Event Contact

b.worley@wustl.edu

Speaker Information

A St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Community Partnerships program

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