Kaufman Center's 2012 Summer String Fest concluded on August 17 with a rousing final concert in Merkin Concert Hall with works by Copland, Schubert, Barber, Mendelssohn and Rachmaninoff. Directed by Lynelle Smith, the instensive week-long program for kids age 10-19 includes private lessons along with chamber orchestra and sectional instruction.
View photos from String Fest 2012.
Click on the links below to watch videos of the final performance:
Aaron Copland, Hoe Down from "Rodeo"
Schubert, String Quintet in C Major, Allegretto
Samuel Barber, Adagio for Strings
Mendelssohn, Sinfonia No. 10 for String Orchestra