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Youth Musicians Perform With Top Pianist

March 25, 2013



Some the best young musicians in Metro Detroit will perform Monday with a world-famous pianist. The Detroit Symphony’s Civic Orchestra presents Beethoven’s Emperor Piano Concerto, with Emanuel Ax at the keyboar, and DSO music director Leonard Slatkin conducting. The Civic Orchestra is part of the symphony’s civic youth ensembles. Charles Burke is the DSO’s Senior Director for Education. He tells WDET’s Pat Batcheller that the organization is proud of its young musicians. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.