About LCO

About the Lincoln Civic Orchestra

The Lincoln Civic Orchestra is a symphonic orchestra comprised of community musicians from around the Lincoln, Nebraska, area.

Formed by Robert Walters in 1977 on the campus of Union College, the Lincoln Civic Orchestra became the resident orchestra at Nebraska Wesleyan University in 1987. The ensemble regularly performs on the Nebraska Wesleyan campus and travels to other communities with concert presentations.

LCO is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization.


To provide a quality symphonic experience for musicians and the community at large, through collaborative musical performances and education.


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