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Drake Symphony to Present Young Artists Concert April 25

April 13, 2006

CONTACT: John Canarina, (515) 271-2108,;
Lisa Lacher, (515) 271-3119,

The Drake Symphony Orchestra, John Canarina conducting, will present its annual Young Artists Concert at 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, on the Jordan Stage in Sheslow Auditorium in Old Main, 2507 University Ave.

Five outstanding student musicians will be featured as soloists: baritone Timothy Bostwick, trumpeter Justin Brookens, clarinetist Amanda Nunn, soprano Lizabeth Porto and soprano Jenna Stinson.

The varied program will include music by Mozart, Bizet, Donizetti, Gounod, Catalani, Hummel and Krommer. The orchestra will cap the evening with Morton Gould’s lively and boisterous Latin-American Symphonette.

The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call (515) 271-2108.