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Emporia Symphony Orchestra holding fifth anniversary concert Tuesday

It may be hard to believe, but the Emporia Symphony Orchestra is into its fifth year of making music -- and it's celebrating with a special anniversary concert Tuesday night.

Conductor Dr. Jeremy Starr says the theme, "A Noble Journey," is exactly what the Symphony Orchestra is all about.

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Among the highlights will be the world debut of an original concerto written by music professor Dr. Andrew Houchins for fellow music professor Dr. Nathan Gay, a world-renowned euphonium player.

Tickets are $5 and $4 for students and seniors. Kids under age 12 get in free. The concert begins at 7:30 pm at Albert Taylor Hall.

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