Thara Memory, music alum, led his American Music Program to win the Essentially Ellington competition at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City in May 2015.
Sunday, August 25, 6:00 p.m.
Lajos Balogh Performance Shell
Free and open to the public.
Join conductor Maestro Lajos Balogh and the Marylhurst Youth Orchestra for an evening of music from the outdoor performance stage on the beautiful grounds of the historic Marylhurst University campus just south of Lake Oswego.
In the Marylhurst Youth Orchestra, founder and music director Maestro Balogh offers a
new vision for young students. Students learn music on different levels and have lots
of fun in the process.
More about Marylhurst Youth Orchestra
About Maestro Balogh
Born and raised in Hungary, Lajos Balogh received his first violin lessons from his father at the age of 3 1/2. He settled in the United States in 1967, and has taught at Marylhurst University since then. He has been an active member in Oregon's classical orchestra community. He is also conductor and music director of the Portland Festival Symphony.