2023 Academy Fall Concert

Academy Orchestra Concert

4 PM, NOVEMBER 19, 2023
First Presbyterian Church

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The Academy Fall Concert will take place on November 19 and will feature the Telemann Viola Concerto performed by Helen Gordeuk.

There will be short illustrations and introductions and lyrical works. The Academy Orchestra will perform Benjamin Britten’s Simple Symphony and the Vivaldi Concerto for Four Violins with four excellent soloists –

  • Amelia Piscitelli
  • Sarra Gadzhieva
  • Audrianna Hall
  • Heide Brazier

You will be delighted to hear some classic chamber music in this concert – a Haydn Piano Trio with violinist Audrianna Hall, pianist Ian Barshinger and cellist Zoe Douthit.

The Academy was featured in 2021 on the 98.7 WFMT radio show Introductions.

Enjoy a delightful afternoon for only $20 a ticket. Students (16+) can attend for $5 and children can attend for free!

Pictured: Violist Helen Gordeuk who will perform the Telemann Viola Concerto.

Pictured: Vivaldi Concerto for Four Violins soloists Amelia Piscitelli, Sarra Gadzhieva, Audrianna Hall and Heide Brazier.

Academy orchestra: Amelia Piscitelli Concertmaster, Aleksia Nenadovich, Sarra Gadzhieva, Tabitha Rea, Audrianna Hall, Laine Van Cleave, Heide Brazier, Maestro Drostan Hall, Joanna Nerius (viola, faculty), Helen Gordeuk (viola), Ian Barshinger (Harpsichord), Zoe Douthit (Faculty).

Camerata Chicago Academy Piano Trio: Ian Barshinger (piano, middle), Audrianna Hall (violin, left), Zoe Douthit (cello, right, faculty)