Season 28

First Music Commissions

Orchestra

Halcyon
Awakening
Ritual-An Overture Concertante

Chamber Music

Making Arrangements
Three For Trio

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Season 28

Orchestra

The New York Youth Symphony is chosen as United States representative for the Festival of International Youth Orchestras to be presented at Carnegie Hall in celebration of its Centennial Season.  The orchestra performs at a concert in March.

Samuel Wong is appointed assistant conductor to Zubin Mehta at the New York Philharmonic.  Together with NYYS alumnus conductor Leonard Slatkin, he steps in to conduct a series of concerts that were originally to be conducted by Mr. Mehta, who had remained in Israel during Operation Desert Storm.

BMI (Broadcast Music Inc.) awards NYYS a Special Citation for Excellence in Performance and Education.

Concerts

Orchestra

March 24, 1991

Soloist:

Glenn Dicterow

June 2, 1991

Soloist:

Moon-Sun Kang

Chamber Music