Allen Robert Gross, Director
- Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2
- Beethoven's Symphony No. 5
Featured soloist pianist Youngjoon Choi is the second winner of this year's Student Concerto Competition to be featured in our concerts. Youngjoon is a fourth year graduate student in physics. After winning both a national piano competition and International Physics Olympiad in his youth, he chose to be a scientist and received his BS in physics and astronomy from Seoul National University. At Caltech, he is trying to build a platform for quantum computing experimentally with Nadj-Perge group.
The Caltech Orchestra is comprised of players from Caltech, JPL, and its surrounding communities. Conductor Allen Robert Gross begins his thirty-fourth year as director of the orchestra.
The same concert will be presented on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.
The concerts are free, with no tickets or reservations required, but early arrival is recommended.
For further information, please call (626) 395-3295.