Philharmonia Northwest is a chamber orchestra based in north Seattle. We perform a five-concert season from September through April.

We invite you to join us at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Seattle for five regular season concerts.




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CONCERT 2: Let’s Dance!

Sunday, 23 November, 2014 - 2:30 p.m.
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
4805 NE 45th St., Seattle

Gloria Ferry-Brennan, violin


Weber Aufforderung zum Tanz
W. A. Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4
Beethoven Symphony No. 7
Gloria Ferry-Brennan, violin
Gloria Ferry-Brennan, 17, is currently a student of Simon James and piano accompanist Hiro David of the Coleman Violin Studio in Seattle. Her recent summer studies have included the Brian Lewis Young Artist Program in Kansas, as well as the Aspen Music Festival. This summer she will study with Itzhak Perlman at the The Perlman Music Program. Gloria has served as concertmaster for the Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra and has appeared as a soloist with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, the Avanti Orchestra, the Saratoga Orchestra, the Ottawa (KS) Chamber Orchestra, the Seattle Festival Orchestra, the Sammamish Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Northwest, among others.This fall she performed with her band, 3 Cent Stamp, at DjangoFest Northwest and received the 2013 Saga DjangoFest Award for Outstanding Young Musicianship in the Genre of Gypsy Jazz. She won first place in the Music Teachers National Association Junior Strings Competition, 3rd place in the Johansen International Competition for Young String Players, and was a concerto competition winner of the Seattle Young Artists Music Festival. Last May, Gloria was one of ten young violinists chosen to participate in the Starling DeLay Symposium on Violin Studies at the Juilliard School. In February, she performed in the finals of the International Menuhin Competition. Gloria is a Jack Kent Cooke Young Scholar and was featured on the National Public Radio program, “From the Top”.