Detroit School of Arts students to perform at Carnegie Hall Mar. 29 & April 28
The Detroit School of Arts Wind Symphony and Symphony Orchestra will perform for the National Invitational Band and Orchestra Festival at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Friday, March 29, 2013. The Detroit School of Arts Achievers Ladies Ensemble has also been selected as the featured choir for the Choral Festival at Carnegie Hall on Sunday, April 28, 2013.
A Benefit Concert was held to help raise funding for the trip on Friday, March 22 at Detroit School of Arts, 123 Selden, previewing what each group will perform at Carnegie Hall. For details, call (313) 494-6000.
Detroit School of Arts, one of nine self-governing Detroit Rising College Preparatory Schools, is a nationally renowned arts and academic high school that offers a strong college preparatory curriculum with pre-professional study in Vocal Music, Instrumental Music, Music Technology, Dance, Theater, Speech, Radio/Television production, Visual Arts and Visual Communications. The Detroit Rising College Preparatory Schools are committed to putting every student on a path to graduation and college by offering a demanding college prep curriculum in a safe, nurturing neighborhood environment that features small class sizes, individual attention and opportunities for internships, scholarships and college visits.