Spotlight: Percussionist Zivkovic to play with symphony


The upcoming Spokane Symphony concert will feature an appearance by a percussionist who will perform his own marimba concerto.

Nebojsa Zivkovic, a native of Serbia now based in Germany, will perform his Marimba Concerto No. 2 in concerts Saturday and next Sunday. To check out Zivkovic and hear some of his dozens of compositions, visit his website, www.zivkovic.de.>

The weekend also will include performances of Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6 “Pathetique” and Bedrich Smetana’s “From Bohemia’s Forests and Meadows.”

Ticket prices for either performance begin at $14. Tickets may be purchased at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox box office, 1001 W. Sprague Ave., or by calling (509) 624-1200. Tickets may also be purchased at www.spokanesymphony.org or at any TicketsWest outlet.

Summer in CdA on sale

Individual tickets for this season’s offerings from Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre go on sale Thursday.

The season includes:

• “Hello, Dolly,” June 14-23;

• “Ring of Fire,” July 5-15;

• “Monty Python’s Spamalot,” July 26-Aug. 5;

• “Ragtime,” Aug. 16-26.

Ticket prices are $25.95 for youth ages 6-12, $35.95 for seniors 60 and older, and $39.95 for adults. Taxes and fees will apply. Tickets can be purchased online at www.cdasummertheater.com, by phone at (208) 769-7780 in person at the box office, located in Boswell Hall at North Idaho College, 880 W. Garden Ave., in Coeur d’Alene.

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