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KU Symphony Orchestra to perform spring concert at Lied Center

Friday, February 11, 2011

Featuring guest conductor Akira Mori, the KUSO will perform the first concert of the spring at the Lied Center on Thursday, February 17, 2011, at 7:30pm. Tickets are $7/gen admission and $5/students and seniors.

The program will kick off with a composition entitled "Front Range," written by Daniel Musselmann, winner of the 2010 George Lawner competition and graduate of the School of Music. The program continues with works by Cosma, Mozart, Saint-Saens, Tchaikovsky and Britten. The 2011 KUSO Concerto Competition winners performing in this concert are Gregory Battista, Eric Umble, Crystal Lam and Ga-Eun Kim.

Tickets are available through the Lied Center Box Office at 785-864-2787 or by visiting lied.ku.edu.

For more information, contact the KU School of Music at 785-864-9742 or visit music.ku.edu.

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