Festival Youth Orchestra (FYO) is a three-week full symphony orchestra program open to intermediate to advanced-level strings, brass, winds, and percussion between the ages of 13 and 18.
Tonight, Ben Bolter will be taking the podium leading Festival Youth Orchestra in their 15th season. With a background as a player in NEC’s Preparatory School and College orchestras, Ben first appeared as a conductor with the National Symphony Orchestra, and is currently Director of Orchestras at Chicago's Merit School of Music.
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NEC's FREE concerts do not require a ticket, unless stated in concert listing.
Unreserved seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Doors open 30 minutes prior to the concert's start time.