‘Music Around the World’ is May 11

‘Music Around the World’ is May 11The Ridgecrest Suzuki Strings will present its annual “Music Around the World” concert Friday, May 11, at 7 p.m. in the Church of the Nazarene.

Almost 40 violinists ages 5 through 19 will dress in international costumes and perform memorized pieces representing 24 countries.

The finale, “A Tribute to America,” will feature a patriotic medley with five military songs and other popular pieces.

A reception will follow, featuring international snacks provided by the performers and their families.

Pre-sale tickets are $5 per adult and $3 per child (18 and younger) at Red Rock Books. Tickets at the door are $7 and $4. For more information call Carol Sue McKenzie at 760 375-8791.

Proceeds of the concert will support music programs of Desert Community Orchestra Association.

Pictured from left are (front) Michaela Morgan, Davin Hilde, Anabelle Allain, (back) Esha Sardar, Logan Allen, Hannah Ostermann, Auden Amato. — Courtesy photo

Story First Published: 2018-05-04