Photo story: UNC Western States Honor Orchestra Festival brings top high school musicians to Greeley
November 4, 2016
Jayna Powell, 14, looks up at the conductor as she plays the cello Friday during a rehearsal for the 33rd annual University of Northern Colorado Western States Honor Orchestra Festival at Monfort Concert Hall in the Union Colony Civic Center, 701 10th Ave. in Greeley. The show is a celebration of orchestral and solo string playing for advanced high school musicians. A chamber orchestra and symphony orchestra comprised of the invited string players, as well as wind and percussion musicians from the award-winning UNC Symphony Orchestra, will perform their concert, beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday at the UCCC. Tickets cost $10-$15. Each year, UNC hosts the festival at the civic center. For more information, go to http://www.ucstars.com, and click on "Upcoming Shows."