Concert features two commissioned pieces

In the final orchestra concert of the year, a combined wind ensemble played an original piece by Anderson Alden ’09 at the First Presbyterian Church on May 3. “It was exciting to write for the ensemble since I owe a lot of my knowledge to Harvard-Westlake,” Alden said. The event opened with Concert String’s performance […]

Orchestra plays original pieces in last concert of year

In the final orchestra concert of the year May 3 at the First Presbyterian Church, a combined wind ensemble played an original piece written by Anderson Alden ’09. “It was exciting to write for the ensemble since I owe a lot of my knowledge to Harvard-Westlake,” Alden said. The event opened with Concert String’s performance […]

Orchestra to play in May performance

The upper school orchestra will perform a piece by Anderson Alden ’09 for its concert on Friday, May 3 at the First Presbyterian Church, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The Symphony Orchestra will perform Beethoven’s “Symphony No. 1,” Ernest Bloch’s “Concerto Grosso No. 1,” and Joan Huang’s “Lunar Jamboree,” a piece commissioned by conductor […]