We are pleased to announce the results of this years piano concerto competition.
1st place: Mara Logan — Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
2nd place: Daniel Cushman — MacDowell Piano Concerto
3rd place: Maya Boone — Grieg Piano Concerto
Mara Loga will perform Rhapsody in Blue with the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony on March 5.
Due to school closings, there will be no rehearsal on Dec 12.
The Youth Symphony and Classical Orchestra will perform in three concerts this season
- October 30 in the DeVos Center for Arts and Worship at Grand Rapids Christian High School
- March 5 in DeVos Hall in downtown Grand Rapids
- May 14 in DeVos Hall in downtown Grand Rapids
Each concert begins at 3 pm. Tickets will be available at the door or in advance. Please join us for one or all of these concerts.
The annual GRYS Piano Concerto Competition is scheduled to take place on January 7, 2017. Application deadline is December 2, 2016.
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The videos from the November and March concerts are now available. The concerts include both the Classical Orchestra and Youth Symphony performances.
Also, the videos from the past couple of years can now be accessed under the “recordings tab” above.
GRTV and WKTV air the Grand Rapids Classical orchestra and Youth Symphony’s concerts, typically 2-4 weeks after the performance. Scheduled times will be posted here as they become available.
- Live Wire Comcast Channel #24 (ARTS). Live Wire #24 can be seen on Comcast through out the entire Grand Rapids Metro Area, which includes Grand Rapids, Wyoming, Kentwood, Gaines TWP, Byron Center, Rockford, Caledonia, Jenison, Grandville and Hudsonville. Note: This broadcast is NOT available on AT&T UVerse.
3/22/2016, 9:00-10:30PM and 3/26/2016, 10:00-11:30PM
- Comcast Channel #25 in Wyoming, Kentwood and Gaines TWP
- AT&T U-verse Channel #99 in the Metro Grand Rapids Area and possibly in Holland, MI.
We hope you enjoy the videos brought to you by WKTV and with the production by Kin Ma and his team of volunteers.
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