November 4, 2013 (Jackson) - The Belhaven Orchestra, Strings and Choir Concert on Tuesday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m. will present music from Beethovens Fantasy In C Minor for Piano, Chorus and Orchestra (The Choral Fantasy). This performance will be held in the Belhaven Concert Hall in the Center for the Arts.
Senior pianist Megan van der Bijl will be featured in the concert and the Belhaven Orchestra will debut work by student composer, Libby Roberts. Student conductor Andrew Craig will take the baton and conduct Roberts composition. The String Chamber Orchestra will complete the evening along with string solos and chamber ensembles.
Dr. Christopher Shelt, Coordinator of Vocal Arts, and Mr. Song Xie, Associate Professor of Music, will share the baton throughout the concert. This concert will present music sure to thrill young and old alike! There will be complimentary admission for all. Doors open at 7 p.m.
This is just one of the many exciting events from Belhavens School of the Arts. Check out Arts Ablaze for plays, dance and music concerts, poetry readings, gallery exhibits and more happening this year.