Lowell Philharmonic Orchestra presents free concert May 9


LOWELL — Valerie Taylor conducts the Lowell Philharmonic Orchestra in a free pops concert on May 9 at 8 p.m. at the Pawtucket Congregational Church, 15 Mammoth Road.

The program features the winners of the Lowell Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2008 Jeanne Selander Memorial Student Concerto competition. This year’s winners were chosen from a pool of 16 talented young musicians, from middle school through high school. The competition winners are invited to perform a solo with the orchestra.

The audience is invited to a gala reception after the concert to celebrate the orchestra’s 20th season.

For more information about the Lowell Philharmonic Orchestra and this free concert, call 978-703-0094 or visit www.lowellphilharmonic.org.