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Lafayette Youth Orchestra performs Oct. 27

The Lafayette Youth Orchestra and Lafayette Youth Orchestra String Ensemble's fall concert will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 in the Callaway Auditorium, 801 Dallis St., in LaGrange.

The LYO's new music director and conductor is Lee Johnson. The string ensemble is led by director Callie Hammond.

Johnson is the Fuller E. Callaway Professor of Music at LaGrange College and is an internationally acclaimed composer.

Hammond is the assistant concertmaster of the LaGrange Symphony Orchestra, and also performs with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra.

Program selections include “Autumn” from Vivaldi’s "The Four Seasons," along with works from Richard Wagner and Johann Strauss Sr.

Tickets are $2-$5.

Call 706-882-0662.

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