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Internationally Renowned Sphinx Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra to Visit NHCS High Schools

Sphinx Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra

As part of their upcoming tour, Sphinx Virtuosi, one of the nation’s most dynamic professional chamber orchestras, will hold individual quartet performances at New Hanover County Schools’ traditional high schools on October 2, 2017, and complete workshops with Orchestra students.

The schedule of performances is as follows:

  • 8:30 a.m.​ at Laney High School with Orchestra Teacher Roy Robuck
  • 8:30 a.m. at ​New Hanover High School with Orchestra Teacher Derrick Foskey
  • 10:00 a.m. at ​Ashley High School with Orchestra Teacher Jessica Embry; and
  • 2:00 p.m. at ​Hoggard High School with Orchestra Teacher Alex Vedder.

Sphinx Virtuosi is comprised of 18 of the nation’s top African American and Latino classical soloists. These alumni of the internationally renowned Sphinx Competition come together each fall as cultural ambassadors to reach new audiences. UNCW will welcome the Sphinx Virtuosi chamber orchestra to Wilmington for a concert the following evening, October 3, 2017, in Kenan Auditorium at 7:30 p.m.

Posted: 09/25/17