Phantom of the Opera Fundraiser for the LMTA Music Outreach Program

Join us for a special fundraiser Friday, October 30 at 7:00 p.m.

Experience the thrilling 1925 silent film, The Phantom of the Opera, starring Lon Chaney, accompanied live by the thrilling 6000-pipe Lied Organ, starring Tom Trenney!

Donations will go to the LMTA Music Outreach Program. Watch free via Facebook Live at or by visiting Abendmusik’s website,

Win a hand carved D flute made by George Tortorelli of Medicine Wind Flutes

Drawing Details

The Phantom of the Opera is a joint event with Abendmusik, the Ross Media Arts Center, and the Lincoln Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Those who fulfill the following requirements will be entered into a drawing to receive a donated D bamboo flute made by George Tortorelli of Medicine Wind flutes. George grows his own bamboo in Florida that he crafts into beautiful flutes.

To qualify for the drawing, you must:

1) Be a member or student of a member of the Lincoln Music Teachers Association.

2) Donate $1 or more to the LMTA Music Outreach Program during the month of October at

3) Watch the presentation of the Silent Film Phantom of the Opera on YouTube by Abendmusik after it premieres with live organ accompaniment by Tom Trenney, First-Plymouth Minister of Music and Associate Professor of Music at Nebraska Wesleyan University. The film will be presented on Abendmusik’s website and their Facebook page

4) Email Brent Shaw to let him know that you have made a donation, and watched the film.

The winner will be announced at the end of the first week of November.

Large donations from:

the Delta Omicron Alumni Club

Mu Phi Epsilon

the Elks Lodge #80

West Gate Bank, and Universal Financial Strategies

and other Private Donations