ALHS student receives orchestra award

Published 9:25 am Thursday, July 28, 2011

Alex Nielsen, left, a 2011 graduate of Albert Lea High School, was this year’s recipient of the prestigious National School Orchestra Award. This is the highest honor that can be placed upon a high school musician. Nielsen will also be attending Iowa State University this coming fall where he will be continuing to play the bass for the ISU Symphony Orchestra. He stands with Rebekah Crissinger. -- Submitted photo

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