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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)



OLLI at Penn State York
announces a unique opportunity

Lawrence Golan, who is the newly appointed music director and conductor for the York Symphony Orchestra, will be offering three  special one-day courses featuring an in-depth presentation and discussion of the music he will be conducting at the symphony.

The fee for these classes includes a ticket to the concert on the next day at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 North George Street, York, PA.index_5873_103403058858730

The fee for OLLI members is $16 and for nonmembers $24 for each class.

Classes will be at Penn State York at 12:30 p.m.

Friday, Feb.11, 2015 – Tchaikovsky’s Symphony # 1 Winter Daydreams (the concert will be Saturday, February 12 at 7:30 p.m.)

Friday, Mar. 20, 2015 – Holst’s The Planets (the concert will be Saturday, March 21 at 7:30 p.m.)

Friday, May 8, 2015 – Haydn’s Creation (the concert will be Saturday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.)
This is an opportunity to learn about the music featured on the next evening’s York Symphony Orchestra concert directly from the orchestra’s new music director and conductor, Lawrence Golan.

Lawrence Golan is the newly appointed music director and conductor for the York Symphony Orchestra beginning with the 2014-15 Season. He is also the Principal Conductor of the Seoul Philharmonic ( in South Korea and Music Director of the Denver Philharmonic Orchestra in Colorado. He continues as music director of the Yakima Symphony Orchestra in Washington State and the Lamont Symphony Orchestra & Opera Theatre at the University of Denver.

For more information, or to register, please call the OLLI office at Penn State York at 717-771-4015


For adults who never stop experiencing life, there is a place and a community that celebrates learning in a relaxed and accepting environment. We invite you to join us in a learning adventure through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Penn State York (OLLI at Penn State York). OLLI is open to all adults who love to learn.

What is OLLI at Penn State York?

OLLI at Penn State York is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization established to enrich the lives of mature adults living in York County by providing a variety of educational and social activities that accentuate the joy of learning and personal fulfillment. We are one of more than 100 lifelong learning institutes across the nation that are supported by a grant from the Bernard Osher Foundation.