For more than eighty years the Hastings Symphony Orchestra (HSO) has been the preeminent orchestral ensemble of South Central Nebraska. Often performing with renowned guest artists, this sixty-five member semi-professional ensemble performs six concerts annually. Open to talented Hastings College students by audition, the HSO features a wide array of musical styles ranging from masterworks to popular music. Your membership inquiries are welcome, and should be made to Dr. Byron Jensen, conductor and artistic director. Here is the link that will take you directly to the HSO website.