LYS invites alumni for special concert

The Lincoln Youth Symphony invites all former LYS members to join them for the 60th Anniversary Concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 9, at Lincoln East High School. The alumni are welcome to bring an instrument and join on stage for a performance of “Les Toreadors” from Bizet’s Carmen Suite No. 1. There will be a brief rehearsal at 2:15 p.m.m that day on stage.  Also on the program are 

Also on the program are Prelude to Die Meistersinger by Wagner, the final movement of Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 5 (“Reformation”), the Lancaster Overture by Paul Whear, a piece commissioned by LYS in 1964, and performances by two Senior Soloists, trumpeter Jonah Kelly and violinist Grace Pugh. The concert is free, and will be followed by a reception.

Published: March 13, 2017, Updated: March 13, 2017