BURLEY — The Mini-Cassia Youth Orchestra and the Mini-Cassia Junior Youth Orchestra will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday Feb. 9 in the Little Theater at the King Fine Arts Center, 1 Bobcat Blvd., Burley. Tickets are: adults $3 and students $1. More information: call Bob Dean at 208-318-3592.
Selections to be performed will include: “Pulling Strings” by Lennie Niehaus; “Highridge Overture” by Elliot Del Borgo; “Blueberry Jam” by Gary Fletcher; “Farewell Symphony” by Franz Joseph Haydn; “Farandole” by Bizet; highlights from “Pirates of the Caribbean” by Klaus Badelt; and others.
The Mini-Cassia Youth Orchestra was formed in September 2014. It is comprised of junior high and high school students from several different schools. Last April, the Mini-Cassia Youth Orchestra performed in the Magic Philharmonic Orchestra concert.
The Junior Youth Orchestra was formed in September 2016 and includes strings students from area elementary and junior high schools.
The youth orchestras meet weekly on Saturdays. The Mini-Cassia Youth Orchestras are under the direction of Deana Christensen.