Four Milton musicians are participating in the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra’s semi-staged performance of Verdi’s Falstaff on Sunday January 22, at 3 p.m. at Harvard University’s Sanders Theatre.
The Milton residents involved in the performance are: Christian Ernest, 15, double bass; Elizabeth Mahon, 17, cello; Rose Moerschel, 15, violin; and Lily Moerschel, 15, cello.
The Boston Youth Symphony and professional singers Handel and Haydn Society Chorus will come together conducted by Music Director, Federico Cortese with stage direction by Marc Astafan.
The Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra is the only youth orchestra to present full, semi-staged operas and this is the fifth year of an opera performance.
Tickets for the opera start at $25 and discounted student and senior tickets are available. For tickets, call Sanders Theatre Box Office at 617-496-2222. Free parking is available at the Broadway Garage on Felton Street.
To learn more about the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra, visit www.BYSOweb.org.