JANUARY 20, 1997

 The Edwards Agency


concerts, dance

Concerts & dance

Youth Symphony in Winter Concert

young cellist

Ashley Amos, a student at Northshore Junior High, plays the cello in the Premier Orchestra.

   The Cascade Youth Symphony will feature its three youngest groups in a Winter Concert Jan. 26 at 4 p.m. at the Shoreline Community Center. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students, and $4 for seniors. Call 486-5969 for information.

   Shoreline Community College presents Wayne Johnson, pianist and lecturer, in Minuets, Mazurkas, and Malaqueñas, Jan. 24, 8 p.m. at the Little Theater at Shoreline Community College. The concert will benefit the Peggy O'Coyne Music Scholarship Fund. Tickets are $5 general, $4 seniors, and $3 students. For more information, call 206-546-4618 or 206-546-4687.

   The Grover-Thurston Gallery in Pioneer Square and the downtown Seattle Art Museum will host concerts by the Rainier Chamber Winds at 7 p.m. on Jan. 30 and at 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 2. Tickets are $30 general, and $26 for students and seniors. For more information, call 780-1021.

   Dmitry Sitkovetsky performs Elgar's Violin Concerto with the Seattle Symphony on Jan. 27 and 28, 7:30 p.m. at the Seattle Center Opera House. Tickets are $10-$45. Tickets are available by calling the Seattle Symphony Ticket Office at 206-443-4747 and TicketMaster at 292-ARTS.

   Performances of the opera Werther, featuring the original tenor version in French with subtitles, is set for Jan. 22, 24, 25, 29, and 30 at the Seattle Center Opera House. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m., and the Sunday matinee is at 2 p.m. The Jan. 30 performance will be group night with a special discount. For tickets or information, call Ticketmaster at 292-ARTS.