About Concert Orchestra
Southeastern Minnesota’s premier student instrumental ensemble, the Concert Orchestra, is a full orchestra experience for advanced students on string, woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments. Recent repertoire has included Romeo & Juliet by Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 9 “From the New World” by Dvorak, and “Jupiter” from The Planets by Gustav Holst.
Conductor - Keehun Nam
Mr. Nam is committed to raising up the next generation of musicians and people whose love for each other and dedication for their craft is at the center of their music-making.
Prior to serving as the Artistic Director of SEMYO, he co-founded un/pitched and served as the conductor of the Ithaca College’s Sinfonietta and Contemporary Ensemble, Savoyards Ithaca, and guest-conducted at Cornell University. In addition, he founded and was the Artistic Director of the Vanderbilt Commodore Orchestra which has now become a beloved musical organization at Vanderbilt University. Read More…
Rehearsal & Performance Dates
Rehearsals: Saturday mornings from 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM (early September → Mother’s Day with holiday breaks).
Performances: Concert Orchestra performs four major concerts per year, one holiday performance, and one side by side children’s concert with the Rochester Symphony.
Concert dates for 2021-2022 are November 14, February 27, and May 15.