László Veres, conducting the Foothills Phil orchestra during a 2010 concert, has led the group almost from the start. The orchestra, which features musicians from middle school up to retirees, marks 20 years with a concert this afternoon at Catalina Foothills High School.
In May 1993, the upstart Foothills Phil played its first public concert.
The Foothills Phil Intergenerational Orchestra performs its spring concert, "Movies, Musicals & More," at Catalina Foothills High School.
Barbara Angerhofer, an original member since the group formed in 1993, plays violin next to David Hung, 13, during the performance.
Nicolette Mortensen plays the harp during the concert. Her brother and father also are in the group.
Whether performing or listening, several mothers and their
families enjoyed a special treat Sunday as the Foothills Phil
Intergenerational Orchestra held its spring performance, "Movies,
Musicals & More," at Catalina Foothills High School.
The Foothills Phil Intergenerational Orchestra will present its
spring performance, "Movies, Musicals & More," at 2 p.m.
László Veres leads his multigenerational ensemble The Foothills Phil in rehearsal. He is taking time off to have a pacemaker installed.