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Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Salisbury Youth Orchestra Performs Thursday, December 18

SALISBURY, MD---The Salisbury Youth Orchestra hosts its annual winter concert 7:30 p.m. Thursday, December 18, in Salisbury University’s Holloway Hall Auditorium.

The orchestra performs “Mars,” an impassioned piece from Gustav Holst’s famous Planets Suite, followed by a selection of familiar holiday favorites.

The Youth Orchestra is conducted Dr. Jeffrey Schoyen, assistant professor of music at SU. It is a full orchestra with strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion, and its members range from fourth-graders to high school seniors. 

Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for seniors. SU students and children under 18 receive one ticket free. For more information call 410-543-6385 or visit the SU Web site at

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