Musician's Blog
My name is Michael Swartz and I have been deeply involved with LSO since 1971 (believe it or not).  I played with the LSO in my senior year in high school before I left to attend the Eastman School of Music in Rochester New York.  I spent several years away but returned in 1980.  I have been principal bass in the orchestra since 1983 (if memory serves).  For the last 29 years
LSO reaches approximately 12,000 students annually in more than 90 schools throughout Nebraska through school residencies, artist visits, student tickets, and Young People's Concerts. Student tickets for classical programs cost only $5, and last year, LSO musicians visited more than 20 schools and community programs, providing free tickets to families at Title I schools. LSO al