Youngstrom has also performed with the Redlands and Downey symphonies and the Glendale and Pasadena chamber orchestras. Youngstrom's group, Falla Guitar Trio, received a Record of the Year award from Stereo Review.
For the past several years, Youngstrom has been the musical director of Ballet Folklorico Mexicapan and subsequently cofounded Mariachi Mexicapan, with whom he sang and played the vihuela at the 1981 Tournament of Roses Parade. Youngstrom has also formed a jazz quartet whose debut recording is to be released this year.
The Athenaeum would like to thank Mr. Ed Stotsenberg, a friend of the college, for his generous gift that made this event possible.