Concert III Outreach

Philharmonia Northwest is proud to welcome students of the Ballard High School Chamber Orchestra to this Sunday's performance. Led by Brittany Newel and Allison Kanter, these thirteen students join Philharmonia Northwest in Dvorak’s Nocturne in B major, op. 40, as part of our Outreach Program. The

Concert III Program Notes

Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904): Nocturne in B Major, Op. 40 Antonín Dvořák’s Nocturne, Op. 40, began its life as the middle section of a single-movement string quartet written early in his career. Although Dvořák eventually discarded the quartet, he kept the haunting central section, which he had originally

Interview with piano soloist Yuliya Minina

Interview with Yuliya Minina, piano: (1) How and why did you start playing the piano?  I started to do rhythmic gymnastics when I was about 5 years old. My mom thought it would be a good idea to introduce me into some music lessons "to improve my sense of rhythm."