League of American Orchestras Conference Session with Anthony & Demarre McGill and CYSO’s Symphony Orchestra | June 14, 2018

The League of American Orchestras’ “Inclusive & Equitable Orchestras” session included the world premiere of Michael Abels’ “Winged Creatures” performed by Demarre & Anthony McGill, CYSO alums, and CYSO’s Symphony Orchestra. The McGills also sst down with Jeri Lynne Johnson, founder and artistic director of Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra, in a conversation about their early music experiences and careers. The session finished with a performance of Barber’s Symphony no. 1 by Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Music Director Allen Tinkham

Photos by Ed Spinelli