UWF Dr. Grier Williams School of Music presents the Runge Strings Orchestra in concert
The University of West Florida Dr. Grier Williams School of Music will present the Runge Strings Orchestra in concert on Thursday, February 16 at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be held at St. Paul Catholic Church located at 3131 Hyde Park Rd. in Pensacola.
The program will include Baroque music by Handel, Sibelius and Grieg. Among the soloists in the concert, will be the music directors of the ensemble, Leonid Yanovskiy and Aleksandra Pereverzeva, as well as the young violinist Juan Meza-Jimenez.
Yanovskiy is director of strings at UWF and concertmaster of the Pensacola Symphony. Pereverzeva is principal cello of the Pensacola and Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestras. Meza-Jimenez is a junior in high school and a dual-enrolled student with Yanovskiy’s violin studio at UWF.
This event is free and open to the public and tickets are not required. For more information, visit uwf.edu/cfpa or call the CFPA box office at 850.857.6285.