The Lima Area Youth Orchestra will present it’s final Concert of the Year at Lima Senior High School on April 23, 2017 in the auditorium of Lima Senior High School. The performance will be under the direction of Travis Juergen, Assistant Professor at Ohio Northern University. Juergen is very successfully finishing his first season with the orchestra which is sponsored by the Lima Noon Optimist Club and the Lima Symphony Orchestra. Student playing in the orchestra are from Lima and the surrounding area and range in age from 6th grade through 12th grade and are accomplished musicians selected by audition.
The orchestra will be playing:
Berceuse and Finale from The Firebird Suite
Prince of Thieves from Robin Hood
William Tell Overture
Romeo and Juliet Suite, op. 64
Gershwin in Concert
Themes from The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
I. Adagio – Allegro molto
Farandole from L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Highlights from West Side Story
All of the music is familiar in one way or an other.