This month the Chicago Symphony orchestra presents Benjamin Britten's Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra on Dec. 20.
Recorded live in April 2012 at the Hochstein School of Music and Dance, this concert features the winners of the David Hochstein Recital Competition. The annual competition recognizes the outstanding musicianship and performance skills of advanced student musicians in grades 10-12 who reside in a nine-county region surrounding Greater Rochester.
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