Greetings! I want you to be aware of this concert on Monday evening. Our own Natalie Nef will be the featured performer, and you will also recognize several others who play in OYS as well. Such a treat to be performing in the Austad Auditorium - it's a lot like the auditorium at Abravanel Hall! Go Natalie!
Natalie is the first place winner of the String Project & Ogden Youth Sympony
Concerto Competition.You can see her perform accompanied by the Ogden Youth Symphony on the String Project concert on
Monday, April 17, 2017.
About Natalie Nef
Natalie is an eighth grader at Orion Junior High. She has been playing the violin since she was 3 1/2 years old. Her first teacher was Eliza Bowcutt. She then studied under Amber Taylor and is currently under the tutelage of Peggy Wheelwright. Natalie has been a member of the Northern Utah Youth Symphony for 4 years and the International Children's Choir for 10 years. She also plays the piano competitively and the pipe organ. When she is not practicing music, you can find her on the soccer field with her competitive soccer team or in the swimming pool with her club.
She will be performing the first movement of the Violin Concerto in E minor by Felix Mendelssohn.