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Stamford Young Artists Philharmonic (SYAP), a regional youth symphony founded by Salvatore Princiotti, will open the 52nd Concert Season with a performance on Sunday, November 7 at 4:00pm at Trinity Catholic High School, 926 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT. SYAP encompasses seven performing ensembles and is comprised of nearly 200 dedicated student musicians from a dozen towns in Fairfield and Westchester Counties selected by the audition process. The senior orchestra, Young Artists Philharmonic, performs advanced concert repertoire under the direction of Maestro Princiotti from Old Greenwich, who is in his 52nd year with the organization. For this concert, Ms. Nell Flanders will be our invited guest conductor alongside Maestro Princiotti. Also performing will be Young People's Symphony, an intermediate-level full orchestra under the direction of Gloria Sinaguglia, and Young String Ensemble, a string orchestra for beginning players led by Barbara DiFranco. General Admission tickets are available at the concert. Admission is $20.00 for adults and $15.00 for seniors. All students and music teachers are admitted free. Subscriptions for the season concert series, with additional concerts on Sunday, March 11, 2012 and Sunday, May 6, 2012, are available at $50.00 for Adults and $35.00 for Seniors.