Fall Concert Series - November 9 & 10, 2013

Anna Epstein

Saturday, November 9, 7:30 p.m.
Craterian Theater at the Collier Center, Medford

Sunday, November 10, 3:00 p.m.
SOU Music Recital Hall, Ashland

Ticket Information


Youth Symphony

Ludwig van Beethoven, Violin Concerto in D Major (mvt. 1)
Anna Epstein, Violin Soloist
Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 in C minor, op. 67

Youth Orchestra

Edward Elgar (arr. Isaac), Pomp & Circumstance March No. 4
Grant Hull, The Drunken Sailor
Giuseppe Verdi (arr. Dackow), Overture to Nabucco

Youth Strings

C. W. Gluck, Caprice
Henry Purcell, Rigaudon
J.S. Bach, Minuetto

Anna Epstein, Violin Soloist
2013 Concerto Competition Winner

Anna Epstein, Ashland High School (AHS) senior, joined the Youth Symphony of Southern Oregon organization in 2005-2006. She is Associate Concertmaster of Youth Symphony and was one of the winners of the 2013 Concerto Competition. In addition to her participation in the YSSO, Anna plays in the Rogue Valley Symphony and she is a former member of Siskiyou Violins. She has participated in the Britt Festivals String Quartet Academy and the Marrowstone Summer Music Festival.

Anna studies violin privately with Faina Podolnaya and has received additional instruction and coaching from Alexander Tutunov. Her school music teachers have included Jenifer Carstensen at Ashland Middle School, and both Jon Soderberg-Chase and Gerry Paré at Ashland High School. Following graduation from AHS, Anna plans to continue her involvement in music at college.