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2020 Senior Spotlight - LILY PRIMUS

2020 Senior Spotlight - LILY PRIMUS

Today, we feature one of two ladies who have chosen Texas as their next destination: LILY PRIMUS

Lily has been a DYAO member since 2013! She is a senior in Denver County and the winner of this year's YAO Concerto Competition.  Ms. Primus is a harpist and a student of Mary Kay Waddington.  She has won numerous awards over the years and was recently featured in the CPR Classical Concerts@Home Series.  She has been a member of YAO since 2016. Prior to that, she was a member of both Conservatory Orchestra and String Ensemble.  Lily is planning to attend the prestigious Shepherd School at Rice University in Houston, where she received a scholarship to major in Harp Performance with a minor in Jewish Studies. 

When asked what DYAO meant to her, she had this to say: "DYAO has meant the world to me! This organization has given me so much over the past several years and I am so grateful to have been a part of it! My love for orchestral playing started in this organization and it is something that will be a part of me forever."

We are so proud of Lily, and we cannot wait to see what the future has in store for this talented young lady. 

Our Impact This Year

  • Scholarships Awarded

    $20000

  • Volunteer Hours

    750

  • Dollars Raised

    $46000

  • Program Participants

    250

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