Philadelphia All-City Orchestra

Creatively Speaking
10:11 pm
Sun February 24, 2013

Nurturing Outstanding Musical Talent in Philadelphia Schools

Don Liuzzi

Philadelphia’s All-City Orchestra has brought together talented music students from city high schools for over 60 years,. Its alumni include musicians in orchestras around the country. Students are learning from some of the best in the business, starting with their director, Philadelphia Orchestra Principal Timpani Don Liuzzi.

The annual All-Philadelphia High School Music Festival takes place on Monday March 4th at the Kimmel Center. The Philadelphia Orchestra performs the Shostakovich 5th Symphony on March 1st. 

Listen to Susan's interview with the Philadelphia All-City Orchestra Director Don Liuzzi.