Lafayette Symphony Orchestra 2/7 Concert Preview
Nick Palmer leads the Lafayette Symphony Orchestra in its annual Lollipop Concert Friday evening, February 7 at the Long Center for the Performing Arts in Lafayette. WBAA's Greg Kostraba spoke with LSO Music Director Nick Palmer about the evening, which includes an "Instrument Petting Zoo" at 6 and a concert at 7 that features music of John Williams and David Ott inspired by Peter Pan.
Find out more here. Acttivities begin at 6 pm with the Instrument Petting Zoo, where volunteers are on hand to help children touch and try some of the different types of instruments they will see in the concert.
In addition to their evening performance, the LSO performs twice during the daytime for Symphony on the Go. This free educational program provides over 2,000 4th and 5th graders from schools in 14 surrounding counties the opportunity to hear a live orchestra!