Backstage with the New World Symphony
Each week Elena See introduces you to the best and brightest young instrumentalists at NWS. These young musicians who live in South Florida concentrate exclusively on working, practicing, studying and performing as full time orchestral musicians. The New World Symphony invites the world's best guest artists, coaches and conductors to work with the organization in a full season of concerts and community outreach programs. Join Elena See every Wednesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. as she interviews one of the current Fellows and brings you musical highlights of upcoming concerts at NWS during their September 2012 through April 2013 season.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
This week, we meet first year violin fellow Jennise Hwang. Jennise talks about why the NWS is the best place to be for any young musician. She also talks about her "defining musical moment" - playing the Violin Concerto No. 3 by Camille Saint-Saens in high school. And, Jennise shares her favorite piece of music, one she plays whenever she's feeling down or discouraged.Listen Jennise Hwang