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Alexandria Youth Orchestra Holds Concert

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5)--The Alexandria Youth Orchestra was in concert Thursday night at the Coughlin Saunders Performing Arts Center.

Thursday night's concert marks the inaugural concert for the Alexandria Junior Philharmonic.  Thanks to a generous donation and matching funds, the Coughlin Saunders will serve as the youth orchestra's home for this season.  That announcement is a dream come true for the students of the orchestra.  

"it makes the children feel so special and so important to be in this awesome place to give concerts and also to know that they have community support not only by people saying how much they enjoy them, but by also coming up with funds." 

The two groups already have three concerts scheduled in their new home for next year.  
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