Youth orchestra concert Tuesday

ALBANY, Ga. — The Dougherty County Youth Orchestra will present its Winter Concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Darton College auditorium.

Founded in 1997, the Youth Orchestra is composed of middle and high school students from Albany and the surrounding counties.

The orchestra is led by conductor Alexander Reshetnichenko. The group practices weekly and presents two concerns each year

The concert Tuesday will include the Radium Springs Middle School, Dougherty County High School Orchestra and students from private and home schools. They will perform excerpts from “The Nutcracker” as well as other classical and Christmas pieces.

Tickets are $5 each.