Stories tagged: Eckart Preu
Mon., May 6, 2019, 4 a.m.
Had this weekend’s concerts by the Spokane Symphony been planned as an audition by Eckart Preu for the position of principal conductor and music director of the orchestra, they could …
UPDATED: Mon., April 29, 2019, 10:20 a.m.
Preu will lead the symphony for the final time during “Classics 10: Eckart’s Farewell,” Saturday and Sunday at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
UPDATED: Mon., April 1, 2019, 8:50 a.m.
Spokane Symphony’s 2019-20 season features Masterworks, Holiday Pops with Vanessa Williams, and more movies
Tickets for series, mini-series and extras that can be added to a series subscription go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 10:10 a.m.
This year’s concert will feature more than 150 performers on stage, including the Spokane Symphony Chorale.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 3:40 p.m.
You know how it is this time of year: people hunkering down, getting ready for the holidays. Many of the big films haven’t opened yet, nor have the touring stage …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 11:47 a.m.
When the Silver-Garburg duo performed with the Spokane Symphony in 2014 they played Bach and Mendeslssohn together on separate pianos. But, this time around, they’ll be sharing a bench while …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 6 a.m.
Silverwood’s Nick Norton produced the show, which Isaiah Daniels will star in as Professor Cosmos.
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018
From the opening measures of “Out of the Mist,” the symphony musicians played with remarkable beauty and power.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
“Classics 3” features Israeli pianist Alon Goldstein.
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 11:38 a.m.
Performances are scheduled for 2 and 8 p.m. Oct. 27 and 3 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 2:43 p.m.
Eckart Preu and assistant conductor Jorge Luis Uzcategui will share conducting duties during both performances.
Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 1:12 p.m.
Starting with the 2019-20 season, Preu will serve a three-year term as music director of the Portalnd Symphony Orchestra.
Thu., March 22, 2018
The program features four pieces, three of which were written by French composers.
Sat., March 17, 2018
While music director Eckart Preu’s final season promises to be bittersweet, he’s working hard to make it count.
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
Guest musicians the Ahn Trio brought the passionate advocacy of Mark O’Connor’s triple concerto, making the most of its moments of tenderness and wit.
Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 1:08 p.m.
Hege performed with the Spokane Symphony in 2011. He guest conducts ‘Classics 6’ Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 10:18 a.m.
Renowned violinist Mira Wang will perform “Tropoi.”
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Spokane Symphony Concertmaster and first violinist Mateusz Wolski wants to use “The M Show” to look at classical music and musicians through a humorous lens.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 2 p.m.
The concerts will feature pieces by Schmelzer, Corelli, Vejvanovský, Vivaldi and Handel.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 5 a.m.
In his first performance in Spokane, Tao played all five of Beethoven’s piano concertos across two performances.
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017
Despite his busy schedule, Spokane Symphony concertmaster Mateusz Wolski finds time for unexpected hobby
Spokane Symphony Concertmaster Mateusz Wolski balances family, music and autocross.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
That this production successfully met the challenges posed by “Carmen’s” sprawling plot and profusion of musical ideas was due in great measure to the performance by Sandra Piques Eddy in …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Eckart Preu will leave the Spokane Symphony at the end of the 2018-19 season to dedicate more time to his new role as music director of the Long Beach Symphony …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
“Classics 1: Opening Night Romance” will feature violinist Jessica Lee and cellist Peter Stumpf.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 6 a.m.
Both concerts, Saturday at Pavillion Park and Monday at Comstock Park, feature the same set list, a mix of patriotic songs and previews of what to expect from the symphony’s …
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, noon
Conductor Morihiko Nakahara will lead his second Soiree on the Edge concert of the season Wednesday at Arbor Crest Wine Cellars.
Thu., April 20, 2017, noon
In its ninth “Classics” concert, the Spokane Symphony will pay tribute to Beethoven by highlighting composers he inspired, including Chopin. Pianist Claire Huangci, who will soon release an album dedicated …
Mon., April 3, 2017
Before Carrie Fisher introduced us to Princess Leia in “Star Wars: A New Hope” 40 years ago, comments Coeur d’Alene blogger Nic Casey, women were typecast in roles as damsels …
Thu., March 23, 2017, 1 p.m.
Benjamin Beilman reunites with Spokane Symphony for “Classics 8: The Russian Soul.”
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
For the symphony’s Classics concert this weekend, “French Virtuosity - A Tribute to Ravel,” Preu chose to shine the spotlight on renowned French composer Maurice Ravel while also showing his …