Written by Orchestre Septentrional
Monday, 04 April 2011 12:17
The Vivace Heritage Youth Orchestra from Pompano Beach, Florida performs the song Cité du Cap-Haitien, composed by Ulric Pierre-Louis and orchestrated by François Nichol Levy, Septentrional's musical director.
About the Vivace Heritage Youth Orchestra:
Heritage Youth Orchestra makes beautiful classical music thanks to the
energy and hard work of its creator, Marie Manuel, who currently serves
as the group’s program director and conductor. With a smile she
graciously steers the conversation away from herself to the dedicated
group of children ages eight to seventeen.
started this summer camp in ’08 with five youngsters,” she says. “In
’09 we had 12 students and this year we had 40. These children come
from a geographic range stretching from Pembroke Pines to Deerfield for
eight weeks of training at the Mitchell Moore Annex, 901C NW 10 St.
They’re a multi-cultural group including African Americans, Puerto
Ricans, Haitians, Dominicans and Americans..." --- By Phyllis J. Neuberger - Pelican