Stories tagged: Spokane Symphony
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
Instead of the engaging virtuoso showpiece we expected with “Symphonie Espagnole,” Aleksey Semenenko’s profound re-evaluation and flawless execution revealed a masterful and serious concerto for violin and orchestra, worthy of …
Thu., March 22, 2018
The program features four pieces, three of which were written by French composers.
Sun., March 4, 2018
The five candidates will conduct during the upcoming Spokane Symphony season.
Thu., March 1, 2018, 5 p.m.
The Steep Canyon Rangers were a band for some nine years and released five albums when they met Martin. The comedian/banjo player selected them to be his backing band on …
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. 22, 2018, 1:12 p.m.
Violinist Angella and cellist Maria Ahn, with pianist Azusa Hokugo filling in for Lucia Ahn, will perform with the Spokane Symphony on Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
Morihiko Nakahara will conduct the symphony through pieces by John Williams, Gustav Holst and Michael Giacchino.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Flute solo makes an impact in weekend concerts.
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.
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 5 p.m.
Judy Collins will join the Spokane Symphony, conducted by Jorge Luis Uzcátegui, on Saturday.
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 3:44 p.m.
Guest violinist Mira Wang set a standard which future performers of Rasch’s “Tropoi” will find hard to match.
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. 14, 2017, 12:18 p.m.
The program will performed at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox on Saturday and Sunday.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 2 p.m.
The concerts will feature pieces by Schmelzer, Corelli, Vejvanovský, Vivaldi and Handel.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 12:29 p.m.
Jennika, Kiersty and Jacqueline will appear as a tall angel, solider and bon bon, respectively, in “The Nutcracker,” Thursday-Sunday at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 5:39 p.m.
Symphony review: Hampson, chorus and symphony make magic in celebrating anniversary of Fox Theater restoration
One suspects that Thomas Hampson dislikes being described as a “crossover” singer, as he sometimes is. To cross over something, there must first be a barrier to be crossed. Hampson’s …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
The world-renowned opera singer will help celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Fox Theater restoration in two performances this weekend with the Spokane Symphony.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, noon
“Halloween at Hogwarts” will take place at 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
After decades of declining attendance and funding, American symphonic orchestras are increasingly turning their efforts toward musical education and outreach in the hopes of cultivating a new generation of connoisseurs.
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
Throughout the Saint-Saëns concerto, the Spokane Symphony played superbly, but was eclipsed by the soloist.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
The stars represent more than $350,000 in donations to the Foundations for the Future campaign.
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.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Music lovers in Spokane this month have the opportunity of hearing two outstanding pianists as guests of the Spokane . This weekend at the Fox, we heard Ran Dank and …
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: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Sandra Piques Eddy sings the role of the seductress.
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: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
Vienna-themed concert brings out the best in conductor Preu, the symphony and guest musicians.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
“Classics 1: Opening Night Romance” will feature violinist Jessica Lee and cellist Peter Stumpf.