Violinist highlights concert by the Reno Chamber Orchestra |

Violinist highlights concert by the Reno Chamber Orchestra

Violinist James Reinarz, winner of the Reno Chamber Orchestra (RCO) 2008 College Concerto Competition, will perform as a soloist with the orchestra at 8 p.m. Jan. 26 and at 2 p.m. Jan. 27 at the University of Nevada, Reno, Nightingale Concert Hall.

Guest conductor Carl Topilow, founder and music director of the Cleveland Pops Orchestra, will conduct the RCO and Reinarz in Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1. The concerts also feature Tchaikovsky’s “Mozartiana,” Arensky’s Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky, and Danzi’s Concert Piece No. 2.

Tickets and more information are available by calling (775) 348-9413 or on the Web at You still can purchase the rest-of-the-season package, including the January, March and April RCO concerts, for just $100. Everyone 18 years of age or younger can attend the performances for free.

James Reinarz is a junior at the Cleveland Institute of Music, where he is a violin performance major. A five-year recipient of a Liberace Foundation Scholarship at the Nevada School of the Arts, he has won prizes in the Music Teachers National Association Young Artists and Senior Competitions, and is a three-time winner in the Las Vegas Music Teachers Association Bolognini Competition. He has performed as a soloist with the Las Vegas Philharmonic and Nevada Chamber Symphony, participated in Nevada’s All State Orchestra since 2002, and has been a member of the Las Vegas Youth Orchestras program for 10 years.

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