National Youth Orchestra http://wrti.org en From Carnegie Hall, A Youth Orchestra That's A National First http://wrti.org/post/carnegie-hall-youth-orchestra-thats-national-first It's a hot summer afternoon and the recital hall at Purchase College is abuzz with excitement and nervous energy. One hundred and twenty teenagers, from 42 states, are about to embark on an extraordinary musical and personal journey.<p>Clive Gillinson, executive director of Carnegie Hall, steps up to the podium to greet them. "Welcome to all of you," he says. Mon, 15 Jul 2013 10:12:44 +0000 editor 6196 at http://wrti.org From Carnegie Hall, A Youth Orchestra That's A National First