WYA Chamber Orchestra musicians selected for National Youth Orchestra

The World Youth Alliance would like to congratulate Annika Jenkins and Jackson Whang, 2 members of the World Youth Alliance Chamber Orchestra, who were selected to perform with the National Youth Orchestra of the United States, a new initiative of Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute.  Selected from among the most talented young musicians in the country, this summer Annika and Jackson will perform at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., the Mariinsky Theatre in Moscow, the Great Hall at the Moscow Conservatory, and the Royal Albert Hall in London.  They will perform under the direction of renowned conductor, Valery Gergiev, music director of the Mariinsky Theatre and principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra.