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Furman Symphony Orchestra Concerto Concert Features Student Soloists

The Furman Symphony Orchestra will present a concert February 17, at 8 p.m. in McAlister Auditorium on campus, Greenville, SC. FSO Concerto Concert features student soloists selected by competitive audition who will perform concerto movements from the standard repertoire. Thomas Joiner conducts the event, which opens with Overture to Colas Breugnon by Dmitry Kabalevsky. Soloists for the concert are: Emma Gierszal, marimba, Concerto for Marimba & String Orchestra by Eric Ewazen; Melvin Robinson, alto saxophone, Rhapsody for Alto Saxophone by André Weignein; Emma Marie Saba, piano, Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor; Hayden Christine Wilson, violin, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius; Ju Sun Paul Yoon, cello, Cello Concerto in D Minor by Edouard Lalo. Tickets: $5-$12.