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Caltech Orchestra

Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:00pm to 10:00pm
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Ramo Auditorium
  • Public Event

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 Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 3:30 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.

For more information, please contact Caltech Performing & Visual Arts by phone at (626) 395-3295 or by email at [email protected].