On Saturday’s live broadcast, we feature 15 year old violinist Amelia Piscitelli. Amelia formally began playing violin at the age of four. From 2009-2014, she studied violin with Debbie Edwards. She has been a member of the Camerata Chicago Academy Orchestra since 2015 and also has attended Sforzando String Camp for the last 7 summers. Most recently, she made her professional debut, playing two concerts with Camerata Chicago as a soloist as well as a member of the first violin section. Amelia studies violin with Drostan Hall.
Affettuoso and Allegro from Violin Sonata No. 4 in D Major, HWV 371, by George Frideric Handel
Romance Op. 26, by Johan Svendsen
Praeludium and Allegro in the Style of Pugnani, by Fritz Kreisler
Variations on a Theme of Corelli, by Fritz Kreisler
Melodie, by Christoph Willibald Gluck
Scherzo tarantelle, Op.16, by Henri Wieniawski