Music Curriculum

All-City Performing Groups

All City Girls Chorus:
Director: Wes Hansmeyer
Accompanist: Jana Ghormley

Grades 6-9
Rehearsals are at Lincoln Southeast High School, Tuesdays, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
The chorus presents at least two concerts per year and participates in an annual spring tour of various LPS Elementary Schools.  Please visit the All City Girls Chorus website for more information.

Youth Ensemble of Strings Orchestra(YES):
Director(s): Rhonda Neely , Melanie Frohberg

Grades 5-8
Rehearsals are at Pound Middle School, Tuesdays (2nd semester only) from 4:15 p.m.- 5:15 p.m.

Visit the YES Website for more information

PANgea (Steel Drum Ensemble):
Director: Gary Shuda, Assistant Director: Aaron Mathis

Prep 6-8

Varsity 9-12

PANgea Steel Drum Website and Facebook Page

Junior Youth Orchestra (JYO):
Director: Del Whitman
Coaches: Ian Wright
Grades 6-9
Rehearsals are at East High School, Thursdays, from 4:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.

Visit the JYO Website for more information

Lincoln Youth Symphony (LYS):
Clark Potter – Conductor; Terry Rush – Assistant Director, and Brass; Joe Holmquist – Percussion; Alyssa Wilhelm – Woodwind; Jenny Wood – Srings

Grades 9-12
Rehearsals are at Lincoln High School, Tuesdays, from 4:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.

Visit the Lincoln Youth Symphony Website for more information

Dr. Lance Nielsen, Music Curriculum Specialist

Dr. Lance Nielsen, Music Curriculum Specialist

Dr. Lance Nielsen
Music Supervisor
(402) 436-1631

Deborah Batten
Executive Secretary
(402) 436-1632

Ryan Drapal
Music Librarian
(402) 436-1843