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Magic Carpet Family Concert

Strings with the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia

Daniels Pavilion

Image of a student musician performing on stage in a concert of the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia
Apr 2, 10:00am
Daniels Pavilion 10:00am
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Magic Carpet
Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia

Naples Philharmonic Magic Carpet Family Series

Musicians of the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia
Gregg Anderson
, director

An up-close concert with instrument demonstrations, this performance is a great way for families to learn more about string instruments and musicmaking. For youth ages 3-9, this Magic Carpet concert features musicians from the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia performing a 45-minute program while demonstrating their instruments and answering questions.

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Youth Symphonia

Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia

Under the direction of Naples Philharmonic violinist Gregg Anderson, the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia (NPYS) is a string training ensemble for motivated elementary school through high school student musicians. Members of the NPYS have the opportunity to perform in chamber and full string ensemble settings representing a wide range of genres, including classical, popular and film music.

Learn more about the Naples Philharmonic Youth Symphonia.

Gregg Anderson

Gregg Anderson

Gregg Anderson, violin, has a Bachelor of Music from the University of Kansas and a Master of Music from the College Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati. Gregg’s previous orchestral experience includes the Florida Symphony (Orlando), Columbus Symphony (Ohio) and Los Angeles Philharmonic Institute. He was concertmaster with the Hamilton Orchestra, University of Kansas Symphony and St. Joseph Symphony.

Gregg is the director of the Naples Philharmonic Symphonia, a string ensemble of young musicians that performs at Artis—Naples and in the community. He has been a member of the Naples Philharmonic since 1993.


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