Associate concertmaster Laura Gibson conducting the Symphony Youth Strings concert in December 2021.
Carson City Symphony’s Youth Strings will present a free concert, “Old Friends, New Friends,” on Thursday, Dec. 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Carson City Community Center.
The concert was programmed by Carson City Symphony’s education director Sue Jesch and is conducted by strings instructors Suzanne McGarraugh and Rachel Smith.
The performance features 44 students, including beginning violinists, cello students, and string ensembles: Allegro, level one; Vivace, intermediate; and STRAZZ, advanced.
Symphony Youth Strings is an after-school, tuition-free educational program of the Carson City Symphony Association. It includes students in grades 2-12 from Carson City and surrounding areas, including public, private, and home-schooled students.
For information, call 775-450-5584.