The Junior Philharmonic Society of New Orleans

Description

Digitizing the collection of programs, photographs, audio and video files, newspaper and magazine articles on the past performances of the Jr. Philharmonic Society of New Orleans from it's inception.The Junior Philharmonic Society of New Orleans was incorporated as a non-profit, cultural organization in the State of Louisiana in 1948 by Newcomb alumna Katherine Nolan Kammer. It's mission is to give talented, young student instrumentalists, vocalists and dancers an opportunity to perform in a recital held in a professional setting, and to teach music appreciation to children attending the programs. Performers are chosen by audition, and all performances are free and open to the public.