Lincoln’s Symphony world premiere of “The Four Elements” by composer in residence Tyler White

Posted on: February 17, 2022

Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra in Nebraska will perform the world premiere of The Four Elements by Tyler G. White, its inaugural composer in residence, on a February 20 program at Lied Center or the Performing Arts led by Music Director Edward Polochick. Also on the program will be Copland’s Appalachian Spring and two works featuring LSO Principal Flute John Bailey: Daniel Dorff’s Concertino for Flute and Orchestra (2018) and Kent Kennan’s Night Soliloquy. The concert will be performed without intermission, and audience capacity will be limited to 25 percent; attendees ages 12 and over must provide proof of vaccination or proof of a negative test taken within 72 hours. Ticketholders may also opt to stream the concert. In addition to serving as inaugural composer in residence, Tyler White was the LSO’s resident conductor from 2000 to 2019 and is a professor of composition and conducting at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.