Nurturing the Next Generation of Music Lovers

Nurturing the Next Generation of Music Lovers

Vincent Lionti, a violist in the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra since 1987, is also the conductor of the GWYOA Youth Symphony.  As a conductor and educator, Vincent is passing on his love of music to future generations.  Video by Richard Kaplan and article by Sarah Vonsattel 

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From South Africa with Love

From South Africa with Love

In March, while the MET Orchestra was performing Wozzeck, Werther, The Enchanted Island, and Prince Igor, Principal Trumpet Billy Hunter and trombonist Weston Sprott took on an additional project: hosting two student musicians from South Africa for ten days through a program that Weston inspired called the 10x10 Scholarship.

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