Red Bank, N.J. — The Monmouth Symphony Orchestra will present a classical music concert conducted by Roy Gussman on Sunday, February 6 at 3:00 p.m. at the Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, New Jersey. A preconcert interview with the soloist will be presented in the theatre at 2:15 p.m.
Kevin Jang, MSO Young Artist Concerto Competition Winner for 2010-2011
The concert will include the Overture to “The Magic Flute” by Mozart, the Symphony No. 5 in E Minor by Tchaikovsky, and the Piano Concerto No. 2 by MacDowell. The piano concerto will be performed by the MSO Young Artist Concerto Competition Winner for 2010-2011, Kevin Jang. Kevin is a pianist, having studied for 12 years. Kevin resides in Edison and is 16 years old. He is in the 11th grade and is home-schooled. He currently studies with Susan Starr and has studied with Victoria Mushkatkol. His ensemble playing experience includes being piano soloist with the Juilliard Pre-College Chamber Orchestra, Edison Symphony, Giavane Sinfonietta Clodiense (Italy), Orchestra Sinfonica di Chioggia (Italy), Plainfield Symphony, and Warminster Symphony; chamber music ensemble with bassoon, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano. He will perform Edward MacDowell's Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 23.
Ticket prices are adults $35, seniors $30, students $5. For ticketing, please call the Count Basie Theatre box office at 732-842-9000. To learn more about the MSO, please visit their website at www.monmouthsymphony.org.