Oct. 27 ‘Friday LIVE’ Features Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra and More

News Release Date: 
October 19, 2017

LINCOLN, Neb. (Oct. 19, 2017) – NET’s “Friday LIVE” arts and entertainment radio show will feature special performances from members of Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra, the UNL Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Lincoln Choral Artists and Lincoln Early Music Consort when it broadcasts at 9 a.m. CT, Friday, Oct. 27, live from the Ron Hull Studio at NET, 1800 N. 33rd St., in Lincoln.

The public is invited to this free event with complimentary refreshments served beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Ron Hull Studio. Host Genevieve Randall will also give audience members the latest about music, arts, literature and events happening around the state.

On the show, LSO Music Director Ed Polochick will accompany a performance from its “If It Ain’t Baroque…” concert with tenor Drew Duncan.

 Drew Duncan  

The Lincoln Choral Artists will feature instrumental and vocal ensembles from its upcoming concert with music of and inspired by the Renaissance. In addition, the UNL Vocal Jazz Ensemble will perform a piece from its upcoming Omaha performance at Jazz Up 2017.

Lincoln Choral Artists

 

 

 

 

 

UNL Vocal Jazz Ensemble

 

 

 

 

 

For those who can’t attend the event, listen to “Friday LIVE” at 9 a.m. CT on 91.1 FM, via the NET Radio Nebraska App or at netNebraska.org/radio. The “Friday LIVE” webcast can also be seen at netNebraska.org/radio.

For more information, visit netNebraska.org/radio or download the NET Radio Nebraska App.

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CONTACT: Sandi Karstens, 402-470-6578, skarstens@netNebraska.org

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