St. Louis Youth Symphony http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Youth orchestra remains strong after 40 years http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/youth-orchestra-remains-strong-after-40-years <p>Forty years ago tomorrow, a group of 125 young musicians put on their best clothes, tuned their instruments, and took the stage at Powell Hall.</p> <p>No one knew at that time how many performances the Saint Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra would put on.</p> <p>But as St. Louis Public Radio's Rachel Lippmann reports, one of the top ensembles in the country is still going strong.</p> Fri, 03 Dec 2010 17:56:15 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 60 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Youth orchestra remains strong after 40 years