The Nebraska Medical Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Matthew Brooks, will perform on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 7:30 P.M. in the Durham Outpatient Center Atrium on the UNMC Campus.
The concert will celebrate the season with many winter holiday favorites, including Suite from Polar Express, “March of the Toys” from Babes in Toyland, and familiar carols in Christmas Festival and The Festive Sounds of Hanukkah. The orchestra will welcome Olga Smola, UNO violin faculty, as featured soloist on two short works by Tchaikovsky for solo violin and orchestra. UNO graduate student, Michael Tyree, will be conducting a number of works on the concert.
The performance is free and open to the public with easily accessible parking in the attached Green Parking Garage.
About the Nebraska Medical Orchestra
A collaboration between the UNO School of Music and UNMC, the Nebraska Medical Orchestra is a 50-member volunteer orchestra open to all healthcare-related musicians in Nebraska, including students, staff, and faculty from UNMC, Nebraska Medicine, and Children’s Hospital.
Anyone interested in joining can contact UNO Director of Orchestras Dr. Matthew Brooks for more information at email@example.com.
About the University of Nebraska at Omaha
Located in one of America’s best cities to live, work and learn, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s premier metropolitan university. With more than 15,000 students enrolled in 200-plus programs of study, UNO is recognized nationally for its online education, graduate education, military friendliness and community engagement efforts. Founded in 1908, UNO has served learners of all backgrounds for more than 100 years and is dedicated to another century of excellence both in the classroom and in the community.