In preparation for their concert at Carnegie Hall, Dr. Scott McCormick will conduct the Langley HS Orchestra in a concert on Feb. 17.
Photo by Chi Pham
The Langley High School Orchestra presents their "Start Spreading the News" concert on Tuesday, Feb. 17, at 7:30 p.m. Due to the undergoing renovations at Langley High School, the concert will be held at the nearby Oakcrest School at 850 Balls Hill Road, McLean. The music performed during the concert will feature famous New York composers, including many who performed at Carnegie Hall during their lifetime. Some of the renowned composers include Copland, Dvorak, Bernstein, and Bloch. Incidentally, the Langley HS Orchestra will also be performing at Carnegie Hall on March 30.
The Langley HS Orchestra will also be hosting a Silent Auction before and during the intermission of the concert. Gift certificates and merchandise from business sponsors include: Maggiano's, L'Auberge Chez Francois, The Tavern, Seasons 52, Georgetown Learning, Jeff Lubin Fine Portraits, Old Dominion Animal Hospital, Astoria Laser Clinic and Med Spa, and Music Masters. From doggie day care to delicious cultural meals, attending the silent auction will allow one to support local businesses and the Langley HS Orchestra simultaneously. Funds raised from the silent auction will enable the orchestra to defray overall expenses. Detailed information about the silent auction is available at www.langleyorchestra.org.