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Lansing Symphony Orchestra Day

At a Lansing City Council meeting on Monday, August 27, Mayor Virg Bernero proclaimed that Wednesday, September 5, 2007 would be Lansing Symphony Orchestra Day throughout the City of Lansing.  LSO Board President Chris Day and Executive Director David Gross thanked the Mayor at the meeting, and a brass quintet featuring members of the Lansing Symphony played for Council members.  On September 5th, a press conference was held in City Hall featuring a presentation of the proclamation and a performance by an LSO string quartet.  Other LSO ensembles performed at a variety of locations in and around Lansing.  LSO Day was sponsored by the Lansing Board of Water and Light and The Rossman Group.


Mayor Virg Bernero reads the Proclamation.


The Beaumont Brass, featuring members of the Lansing Symphony Orchestra.


Mayor Virg Bernero, Executive Director David Gross, and Board President Chris Day


LSO Principal Trumpet Richard Illman


Music Director Timothy Muffitt accepts the Proclamation from Mayor Virg Bernero.


Lansing Board of Water & Light General Manager J. Peter Lark shares some remarks about LSO Day. The LBWL co-sponsored LSO Day.


Rossman Group CEO Kelly Rossman thanks the Lansing Symphony for the Orchestra's involvement in this community. The Rossman Group co-sponsored LSO Day.


Executive Director David Gross, Board Past-President Bill MacLeod, and Board Vice-President of Development R. Samuel Holland.


Board President Chris Day, Board President-Elect Jim Anderton, and Mayor Virg Bernero.