Youth Symphony Performs

Youth Symphony Performs

7:00 PM, Monday May 1st 
Newport PAC 

Salem Youth Symphony Philharmonia Orchestra (SYSPO) performs a concert featuring selections from Brahms' Hungarian Dances, Tchaikovsky's Capriccio Italien, and Paul Dukas' Sorcerer's Apprentice. SYSPO includes more than 50 middle and high school musicians from the Salem area, they will be joined by members of Newport's own youth symphony NYSOC for this performance.

This concert not only gives young central coast musicians the chance to experience the beauty and intensity of playing with a full symphony orchestra, but it is also an opportunity for music-lovers of all ages to enjoy an inspiring performance.

Please join them for a evening of inspirational music! Admission is free, donations welcome.

David Ogden Stiers

Resident Conductor

David Ogden Stiers

David Ogden Stiers

Although best known as an actor, David Ogden Stiers has had an active secondary career as a conductor. He has guest conducted more than thirty American orchestras in such cities as San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Honolulu, and Chicago. Stiers’ acting credits include Broadway appearances in Ulysses in Nighttown and The Magic Show, and has toured in The Three Sisters, Measure for Measure, and The Beggar’s Opera. His film credits include Oh God!, The Accidental Tourist, Beauty and the Beast, and Mighty Aphrodite. On television he has played major roles in MASH, The Innocents Abroad, and Murder She Wrote. He narrated the PBS miniseries on Ronald Reagan and New York City. He has been nominated three times for Emmy awards.