We can be for or against, and the Culver City Symphony Orchestra is for young musicians and presents: “For Young Musicians,” the annual concert featuring winners from the orchestra sponsored Parness Concerto Competition.
The concert is Saturday, April 6 at 8 pm at Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium, 4117 Overland Avenue, Culver City; This concert is under the direction Conductor/Music Director-Frank Fetta.
Admission Charge. NEW: Free for Westchester Symphony Society
Members, present your membership card at the box office.
Membership available at the concert on our website.
Non-Members: $10 GEN ADMN. $5 17 years of age and under. Box Office opens at 7PM
For Young Musicians
Violin Concerto, No. 3, 3rd Movement, (1880)
Geneva Lewis (Age 14), Violin
Violin Concerto, 1st Movement, (1903)
Kathleen Chen (Age 17), Violin
Symphony No. 1 (1876)
Donations and membership to the Westchester Symphony Society, Inc. are welcome. Members of the Westchester Symphony Society are entitled to reserved concert seating, and to a pre-concert talk given by Conductor Fetta. Membership is available at the concert.
The Westchester Symphony Society, Inc., presents The Culver City Symphony Orchestra, The Marina del Rey Summer Symphony, and produces the Parness Young Artists Fund Concerto Competition.
The Culver City Symphony Orchestra is now in its thirteenth year performing in Culver City, and begins its 50th season. It has performed in many regional venues in the communities of Westchester, Venice, Los Angeles, San Gabriel, and now Culver City.
In addition to presenting the standard orchestra repertoire and concert dramatizations of operas, the orchestra has presented unique concerts devoted to Black American, Hispanic, and Women composers. It is the parent orchestra of the Marina del Rey Summer Symphony which performs at Burton Chace Park. The orchestra has performed at The Los Angeles Street Festival, on live-radio music broadcasts from the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History.
Frank Fetta, Conductor and Music Director, is well known for his conducting of orchestral music, ballet, and opera in Southern California as well as throughout the country including engagements with the San Diego Symphony, the Redlands Bowl Music Festival (of which he is director), the Fresno Philharmonic, the Torrance Symphony, the Nevada Opera Theater, and the Marina del Rey Summer Symphony.