An Americana Concert: A Centennial Tribute to The Sacrifices of Lawrence’s and America’s Soldiers In WWI

Oct 26 -WWI-Americana Concert
Join us for a concert by the Lawrence Community Orchestra featuring Baritone Timothy Noble. The concert will include:

·Overture to Candide by Leonard Bernstein,
·Old American Songs set 2 by Aaron Copland, and
·Symphony No. 2, Romantic by Howard Hanson.
This event will take place in Liberty Memorial Central’s auditorium. The school was built as a memorial to honor the 300 individuals from Lawrence who served during WWI. The auditorium houses a number of tributes to our fallen soldiers including plaques, stained glass windows, and an engraved Rudyard Kipling poem that reminds us of the tragedies of war. Tickets: $15 adult/$10 students. For more information, see www.lawrenceorchestra.org

 

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