Marinha Grande Youth Orchestra celebrated its anniversary
Group was founded in 1995 and represents an important part of the municipality’s artistic panorama.
Marinha Grande Youth Orchestra marked its twenty-fifth anniversary with more than one hundred musicians on stage in two concerts at Casa da Cultura Teatro Stephens.
The two concerts took place on Saturday 3rd and the musicians came from the various formations of the Orchestra (Youth Orchestra, Big Band, Guitar Orchestra and Music School). In a press release, the municipality describes the repertoire as “eclectic” and that “surpasses generations, treated with joy and rigour by the musicians who, defining rhythms and measures, break the barriers between the stage and the audience”
Marinha Grande Youth Orchestra was created in 1995, with the support of the municipality. The group also includes a Music Training School and remains as part of the artistic panorama of Marinha Grande. Besides the various formations, the Orchestra also provides free musical training to about eighty children.