Mountain View High School Chamber Orchestra – San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA
The Mountain View High School Chamber Orchestra performs a wide variety of repertoire ranging from Baroque to Contemporary. The musicians are all students from Mountain View High School: a four-year comprehensive high school with a longstanding reputation for academic excellence as well as a tradition of strong support for the performing arts. Tonight’s concert at the Mahoney Hall of the Helix will be the highlight of their 1 week tour through Ireland. Under the direction of Jason Kneebone the orchestra will perform a variety of works such as a special commissioned piece by David Close – which will be performed together with Dublin’s Ossia Youth Choir and the Fingal Youth Choir. The concert will be opened by the RIAM Intermediate Orchestra under the direction of James Cavanagh, performing works by Hardiman and Dvorak.