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Youth masterworks festival

FREE CONCERT - Freewill Offering

First-Plymouth Church

This incredible and annual showcase of young talent features Nebraska’s finest high school choirs and musicians from Lincoln’s high school orchestras, each accompanied by professional soloists and instrumentalists.


2017 Abendmusik Youth Masterworks Festival 


Dr. Deanna Joseph, guest clinician

Dr. Deanna Joseph, clinician for the 2019 Youth Masterworks Festival, is Associate Professor and Director of Choral Activities at Georgia State University School of Music where she conducts the University Singers and leads the master’s program in choral conducting. In 2015, she was the recipient of the College of Arts and Sciences Outstanding Teacher Award at Georgia State, where she was selected out of a pool of over 800 faculty.

Under Dr. Joseph’s baton, the Georgia State University Singers have been invited to perform at two conventions of the American Choral Directors Association. The choir’s new professional recording, Evening Hymn (Gothic Records), is available through both compact disk and on iTunes.