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Bay of Plenty Symphonia presents the finals concert of this year’s Rising Stars Concerto and Composition Competitions for secondary level students.
The concert will feature a performance by the orchestra of the winning piece from this year’s Rising Stars Composition Competition, Skylines by Rotorua’s Shamus Baker. In addition, another six talented young musicians from Bay of Plenty schools will perform a movement from their chosen concerto, accompanied by the orchestra. The finalists and their chosen pieces are:
Their performances will be judged by a panel of prestigious judges. While the panel deliberates, pianist Soomin Kim, who was the winning Rising Star in 2015, will perform Ravel’s Sonatine for the audience.
RISING STARS 2017 is conducted by Justus Rozemond.