A 14 year-old girl will play in the symphony tonight

January 30, 2015 by norman lebrecht


Giannella is a passionate viola player from Denver who has acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Today, she is rehearsing with the Colorado Symphony and tonight she will join its viola section in concert.



Comments (5)

  1. Rhonda says:

    This is great! My son had leukemia and cured twice,mi played my first concerts at age 14 with the
    St. Louis Philharmonic
    Orchestra! I wish this girl much strength forma complete recovery and that God’s had be over her.

  2. bratschegirl says:

    Hooray for everyone involved!

  3. harold braun says:


  4. Jules says:

    One of the loveliest posts you’ve put up in weeks. Brava to Gianella! Kudos to the Colorado Symphony!

  5. Christy says:

    Congratulations, Giannella!!

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