MJS orchestra 16 of 21

Milwaukee, Features, MM 16 of 21 — Violinist Carl Gleysteen, center is the oldest member of the UWM University Communtiy Orchestra celebrating his 100th birthday Oct. 16. The UWM University Community Orchestra has around 130 members ranging in age from teenagers to retirees, with quite a few UWM students. The oldest member Carl Gleysteen, a violinist, is turning 100 this month. At the orchestra’s weekly rehearsal they sang Carl happy birthday before the start of practice. There are high school and college students, middle age players, and folks who haven’t picked up their instruments in 4 decades as well as several generations including a mom and son playing this semester. for The Journal Sentinel / Michael McLoone

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