Meridian Symphony Orchestra presents "Bits and Pieces" Meridian Press staff firstname.lastname@example.org Feb 14, 2017 (…) Submitted by Janelle Brown Kate Jarvis, the assistant concertmaster with the Boise Philharmonic, will perform a solo at the Meridian Symphony Orchestra’s Feb. 25 concert. Courtesy of Janelle Brown Violinist Nicole Oswald, who will perform a solo at the Meridian Symphony Orchestra’s Feb. 25 concert, studies music at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami. Photos courtesy of Janelle Brown The Meridian Symphony Orchestra is a 70-member ensemble that performs classical and pop music. Meridian Symphony Orchestra will present "Bits and Pieces" next week featuring an array of masterworks.The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Centennial High School Performing Arts Center, 12400 W. McMillan Road.“Bits and Pieces” features pieces by Dvorak, Tchaikovsky, Haydn and Schubert, conducted by artistic director Jim Ogle. × Advertisement "It is a pretty unique concept — we are playing a movement each from a bunch of very famous orchestra works," Meridian Symphony spokeswoman Janelle Brown said.Guest soloists Kate Jarvis and Nicole Oswald will perform Bach’s "Concerto for Two Violins" with guest conductor Craig Purdy."Both Kate and Nicole are past winners of our Young Artists Competition and performed solos with the symphony," Brown said. "Kate is now the assistant concertmaster with the Boise Philharmonic and Nicole is studying at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami. Both studied during their younger days with Craig Purdy ... so it will be a reunion of sorts onstage." Tickets are $11 for adults, $4 for children, and $9 for seniors, students and military members. Tickets may be purchased online at meridiansymphony.org, at ticket outlets listed on the website and at the door. The performance will include:The Largo from Antonín Dvorak’s "New World" SymphonyAndante from F.J. Haydn’s “The Clock" Symphony No. 101The Allegro Moderato from Franz Schubert’s “Unfinished” SymphonyThe Finale from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4Plus, Emmanuel Charbrier’s “Espana” and Johann Sebastian Bach’s Concerto for two violins in D minor with soloists Kate Jarvis and Nicole Oswald. More from this section Meridian ranked 13th nationwide for population growth in 2016 Posted: May 26, 2017 Seattle Seahawks' Doug Baldwin to visit Victory Middle Posted: May 26, 2017 Dog of the Week: Marty Posted: May 26, 2017 10 schools get grant for suicide, violence and bullying prevention Posted: May 25, 2017 Boise Hawks to hold National Anthem auditions June 7 Posted: May 25, 2017 Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!