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.

Date: July 25, 2014 - 7:30:PM
Price: Free
Location: NEC’s Jordan Hall

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NEC Update January 26
Due to the weather emergency, NEC will close at 7:00 PM today, Monday, January 26 and remain closed through Tuesday, January 27. All concerts, rehearsals, and classes are cancelled for both days. All buildings are closed. 2015-01-26

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