Tonight at Pick-Staiger concert hall, the Northwestern University Orchestra, under the direction of Victor Yampolsky, will perform its annual Student Showcase concert, featuring:
Sandra Gebram, guest conducting The Merry Wives of Windsor Overture by Otto Nicolai
Miki Sawada, pianist, playing Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Minor by Peter Tchaikovsky
Charles Asch, cellist, playing Cello Concerto in B Minor by Antonín Dvo˘rák
NUAMPS is shooting the event for the Big Ten Network, and the completed program will feature interviews and performances by each of the three featured students. Performing with NUSO in the Student Showcase program is one of the highest honors bestowed upon outstanding students in the Bienen School of Music, and tonight’s program will feature some of Northwestern’s best musical talent. The program begins at 7:30PM.