The Long Island Youth Orchestra will present the second concert of its 52nd Season on Sunday, March 9, at 7p.m. at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts – LIU Post in Brookville.
Scott Dunn, music director and conductor, will conduct LIYO in an evening of orchestral music including the famous Beethoven Symphony No. 5, Liszt’s Les Preludes, and Rimsky-Korsakov’sRussian Easter Overture.
Founded by Martin Dreiwitz in 1962, LIYO boasts 90 teenage players representing nearly 40 communities from Nassau and Suffolk counties. In residence at LIU Post for 30 years, the Long Island Youth Orchestra rehearses weekly and presents a series of four concerts each season.
Tickets are $15 for Adults and $10 for Students/Seniors, available one hour prior to the concert in the lobby of the Tilles Center. To reserve tickets in advance, e-mail LongIslandYouthOrchestra@gmail.com. For further information call 516.299.3174 or visit the orchestra’s website at www.liyo.org.