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Birmingham Bloomfield Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Cheer
Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite
J. Strauss, Jr.: Emperor Waltz
Tchaikovsky: December (from The Seasons)
Scott: The Toy Trumpet
Bizet: Excerpts from the l’Arlesienne music
Rodgers: March from Cinderella
Massenet: March of the Princesses (from Cinderella)
Sibelius: Andante festivo
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 2, 3rd movement
The BBSO joins forces with a number of young, talented, local musicians for a concert of works to put you in the holiday mood! Conductor Charles Greenwell and the BBSO musicians lead off the festivities with a variety of magical works for the season. The Andover High School Strings will then play side-by-side with BBSO musicians for Jean Sibelius’ “Andante Festivo,” and the winner of our 2012 Young Artist Competition, Bloomfield Hills’ violinist Haeji Kim, will delight as the soloist in the final movement of Max Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 2.
Haeji Kim, violin (2012 Young Artist Competition Winner)
Andover High School Strings directed by David Reed
Charles Greenwell, conducting
More About Groves High School
Groves High School is one of two public schools in the Birmingham Public School District. It was listed in US News & World Report as one of the best high schools in the country.
Groves High School offers such elective courses as Holocaust Literature and Civil War and Reconstruction. Students can also chooses from courses in Spanish, French or Japanese, and have access to a language lab. Other electives include classes in business technology, business law, economics, fashion merchandising and ESL. Finally, Groves High School offers a gifted and talented program.
Groves High School also has a robust sports community. Calling themselves the Groves Falcons, students don green and white when they hit the athletic field and participate in the school's 30 varsity sports. Teams compete in the top two divisions of the Oakland Activities Association, and have the option of competing with Seaholm on unified hockey, gymnastics and lacrosse teams.
Groves High School comes equipped with seven tennis courts, an 8-lane stretch pool, a 330-seat theater for lectures and performances, wireless computer labs and 17 courtyards.
Other events here
- Birmingham's Camp Super Summer Daily, 10:00 am–11:00 am