25 Years of Omaha's Favorite Tradition: a Q and A with Ernest Richardson

Maestro Ernest Richardson has been leading the Physicians Mutual Omaha Symphony Christmas Celebration for 25 years—we asked him for his reflections on this special show.

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Broadway Talent Sparkles at Christmas Celebration

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At the 2022 Physicians Mutual Omaha Symphony Christmas Celebration, we will feature our first ever Youth Ensemble! These young performers were selected by Maestro Ernest Richardson to showcase the depth of talent we have here in Omaha while presenting them with the opportunity to perform and rehearse alongside professional musicians. Read about them here.

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