DCYOP Students to Perform at the National Gallery of Art in Early 2024

Audiences will have several opportunities to enjoy performances by DCYOP students at DC’s National Gallery of Art in early 2024. First up on Saturday, February 3rd, the Young Virtuosi will perform a 30 minute program of works by composers from the African  diaspora including Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint George, Scott Joplin, and Samuel Coleridge Taylor. The ensemble will give two performances at 1:30 and 3:00 PM in the East Building Mezzanine.

On Sunday, March 10th, members of the Youth Orchestra will join the  for a concert commemorating International Women’s Day. Celebrated Ukranian-born pianist Inna Faliks will join the combined orchestra for the world premiere of a piano concerto by Grammy-nominated composer Clarice Assad as well  as Clara Schumann’s piano concert in A minor, op. 7.