Congratulations to all the PYSO students selected to participate in the 2018 PMEA District 1 Senior High Orchestra. Guest Conductor, Dr. Jason Worzbyt led the orchestra in selections by Brahms, Holst, Borodin and Michael Markowski this past weekend at the Robert A. Read Performing Arts Center in Monroeville.
The PYSO musicians were:
Violins: Mathew Alford, Carolyn Carr, Emily Chen, Ashley Chung, Leila Fanien, Chaeyun “Cuna” Kim, Sein Lee, Daphne Nie, Tony Qin, Chloe Yofan,
Violas: Elinor Caballero, Roy Sun, Felix Veser, Futen Wang
Cellos: Ji-Yool Moon, William Ren
Basses: Alexis Schulte-Albert, Andreas Paljug
Oboes: Elizabeth Mountz, Geoffrey Madge
Bassoon: Ellie Urich
Trumpets: James Boston (who plays in the PYSO bass section!), Ryan Andrew Fulton
Trombone: Lukas Helsel
PYSO sends a special thank you to all the dedicated high school teachers and administrators who keep PMEA and music programs going strong in our public schools!