On Friday, Dec. 11 CLASSICAL VIRTUOSITY the first offering of the free series of digital concerts and performances CCMONSTAGE Online, featured the CCM Philharmonia student orchestra under the direction of Mark Gibson in an elegant performance of a program that included Claude Debussy’ Danse, Ottorino Respighi’s Trittico Botticelliano, Julia Perry’s Short Piece for Orchestra and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 29 in A major, K. 201.

The program included brief conversations with several of the young musicians and with their leader, Mark Gibson, all of whom expressed appreciation for the effort involved in bringing this project to life.

There will be more programs like this one. Find out more about them and bout CCM on the school’s website: and on Facebook’s CCM Alumni (and Friends) Network.