Jacob Collier is recognized as one of the world’s most distinctive, inventive and prodigious young musicians. Based in London, England, his music combines elements of jazz, a cappella, groove, folk, trip-hop, classical, Brazilian music, gospel, soul and improvisation. Jacob released his debut album, In My Room, worldwide on July 1st, 2016. The album shot to #1 on iTunes Jazz in 23 countries and won Collier two Grammys.
With over 100 of the most talented musicians in the Pacific Northwest, the Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra brings unparalleled excitement and vitality to professional-level performances of major symphonic masterworks each year. The final concert of our 74th season will feature the epic work of Gustav Mahler, his Symphony No. 6, “Tragic”. The 90-minute composition is among Mahler's most powerful and enchanting works. With an immense orchestra, profoundly expressive solos for every orchestral instrument, and even a giant hammer blow, the Youth Symphony Orchestra's performance is sure to be filled with energy and excitement.