photo of 2008 festival courtesy of OUSD
Tomorrow (Thursday) evening, 200 musicians from across the city meet at Oakland’s Roosevelt Middle School to take part in the sixth annual citywide Orchestra festival. Under the direction of guest conductor Maestro Michael Morgan, director of the Oakland East Bay Symphony, the students will play Antonio Vivaldi’s Spring and Antonin Dvorak’s Largo from the New World Symphony.
Admission’s free, if you want to check it out. Here are the details:
Event: Oakland Unified School District’s 6th Annual Orchestra Festival
Date: Thursday, March 12
Time: 6:30 PM until approximately 9:00 PM
Place: Roosevelt Middle School Auditorium, 1926 E. 19th St. Oakland, CA 94606