Music Changing Lives
The Youth Winds Welcomes John Mackey Back to Dallas!
Director Andrew Trachsel and the Lone Star Youth Winds welcomes composer John Mackey to Moody Performance Hall on Sunday, February 27. The ensemble performs “Aurora Awakes” and “Sacred Spaces” along with given the Youth Winds’ consortium premiere of Mackey’s new piece “Let Me Be Frank With You.” Other works by Julie Giroux and Yauhide Ito.
The LSWO offers a vast catalog of virtual performances to enjoy from the comfort of your home or office. This includes chamber and live concert performances along with our Lone Star Global Ensemble projects.
YOUTH WINDS IS BACK!
The Lone Star Youth Winds returns with a new look as a leaner and stronger honor band for the best high school music students in the North Texas metroplex. Composers Omar Thomas and John Mackey join conductor Andrew Trachsel for two major performances this Spring.
LONE STAR CONVERSATIONS
The LSWO is excited to present a new web series this Spring comprised of five interviews of the industry’s leading composers and conductor – Frank Ticheli, John Mackey, Julie Giroux, Omar Thomas, and Ian Weinberger.