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Trip to the Phil

with the Naples Philharmonic

Hayes Hall

Image of musicians of the Naples Philharmonic performing a demonstration of their instruments
Image of John Evans of the Naples Philharmonic on stage playing Timpani during a chamber music performance
Image of the stage lights and orchestra as seen through the reflection of a horn on stage during a performance
Image of Joy Yanai of the Naples Philharmonic on stage playing cello during a performance
Sep 12, 9:45am – Sep 15, 9:45am
Hayes Hall  
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Tickets can be reserved through our School Programs page.


Trip to the Phil: The Art of a Career
with the Naples Philharmonic

A performance for Collier County elementary and middle school students

Naples Philharmonic
Alvin Ho, conductor

Aligned with state-wide and national standards for college and career readiness, this education concert will highlight the various types of jobs that relate to the arts.  While examining various composers and their jobs outside of music, all 5th and 7th grade students who attend will enjoy this performance by our hometown orchestra, the Naples Philharmonic!

Homeschoolers and families are welcome at the 9:45am performance. For school groups, there are both 9:45am and 11:45am performance times. Please visit the School Programs page for ticketing information on both performance times.

The Naples Philharmonic Trip to the Phil is generously sponsored by Ned C. and Cynthia R. Lautenbach.

Naples Philharmonic

Naples Philharmonic

Founded in 1982, the Naples Philharmonic normally performs over 140 orchestral and chamber concerts, as well as opera and ballet, education, community and special event concerts from September through June each year.

  Meet the Musicians

Alexander Shelley

Artistic and Music Director Designate   Meet Alexander

Jack Everly

Principal Pops Conductor   Meet Jack

James Ehnes

Artistic Partner   Meet James

Radu Paponiu

Associate Conductor   Meet Radu

Alvin Ho

Assistant Conductor   Meet Alvin

Alvin Ho

Alvin Ho

Described as “a thoughtful musician, extremely well prepared and meticulous in his approach” by the late Bernard Haitink, Alvin Ho, a native of Hong Kong, recently completed his two season tenure as assistant conductor of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and was the first prize winner of the 2022 Princess Astrid International Conducting Competition in Trondheim, Norway. Previously, he served as assistant conductor at the Indiana Opera and Ballet Theatre from 2017 to 2020. He has worked internationally with orchestras throughout Europe, the United Kingdom and the United States, including the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Jena Philharmonic, Lucerne Festival Strings, Orchestra Giovanile Luigi Cherubini and Cabrillo Festival Orchestra. Ho studied primarily with Arthur Fagen, Riccardo Muti and Bernard Haitink and has also worked with Garry Walker, Nicolás Pasquet, Neeme Järvi and Thomas Wilkins. He holds a master’s degree in orchestral conducting from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.

  Meet Alvin


Program Information

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