Get dressed up, walk the red carpet and join us as the Bay Orchestras play the legendary soundtracks that have brought our favorite films to life! Black tie optional. Red carpet opens at 6:20pm. House opens at 6:40pm. Concert begins at 7:00pm.
About Our Guest Artist/Clinician
Steven Huang has conducted orchestras and operas across the United States and throughout the world, including recurring guest conductor of the Ohio Valley Symphony, National Philharomonic of Moldova, and l'Orchestre Philharmonique de Ste. Trinité, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
At the age of twenty- one, he served as Music Director of the Bach Society Orchestra of Harvard University, where he received his undergraduate degree, as well as the Lowell House Opera, the oldest continuously running opera company in New England. From 2004-2020, he served on faculty as Director of Orchestral Activities at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. He is currently the Music Director of the New Westchester Symphony Orchestra.
Since 2000, Steven has visited Haiti numerous times to work with musicians as a conductor, pianist, cellist, and teacher. As faculty at L'Ecole de Musique Ste. Trinité, he has attended summer music camps in Leogâne, Port-au-Prince, Petionville, and Cange; in addition to guest conducting regular season concerts. He has also participated as faculty with L’Ecole de Musique Dessaix-Baptiste in Jacmel. As a faculty member at Ohio University, he has supported several Haitian musicians’ sabbatical education in the United States.
Steven’s conducting experience is worldwide. He has held the position of Music Director of the University of Chicago Chamber Orchestra, Fortismere Symphony of London, the Central Illinois Youth Symphony, the Gilbert and Sullivan Players of Chicago, and the Bradley University Orchestra. He has guest conducted programs with the Boston Pops, Illinois Symphony Orchestra, Brasov Philharmonic, the New Symphony Orchestra of Bulgaria; the Attergau Kultursommer Orchestra in Austria, in conjunction with the Salzburg Festival; the Jeunesses Musicales Festival Orchestra, and Pitesti Philharmonic in Romania; and the “Regina Vioara” International Violin Festival Orchestra in Moldova.
Mr. Huang earned the Master of Music degree in Orchestral Conducting from the University of Michigan as a student of Kenneth Kiesler. He twice received the Herbert von Karajan Fellowship for Young Conductors for study at the Salzburg Festival, and the Fulbright Fellowship for study at the National University of Music in Bucharest, where he was the student of Dumitru Goia.
Wednesday, May 24th marks our second annual Princess and Superhero Concert. The concert is geared toward kids and will feature music from classic films and tv shows. Kids are encouraged to to wear their favorite princess or superhero costume and will have a chance to join a costume parade, try playing a string instrument at our instrument petting zoo or conducting the orchestra from our "Maestro Zone" with the help of one of our senior princesses! Admission is free. Join us in this fun-filled tradition!
Wednesday, May 25th will mark the first ever BHS Orchestra Princess and Superhero Concert Event. The concert is geared toward kids and will feature music from classic films and tv shows. Kids are encouraged to to wear their favorite princess or superhero costume and will have a chance to join a costume parade, try playing a string instrument at our instrument petting zoo or conducting the orchestra from our "Maestro Zone" with the help of one of our senior princesses! Admission is free. We hope this will be the beginning of a fun-filled tradition!