Stories tagged: Spokane Symphony
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016, 4 p.m.
The Spokane Symphony’s season rolls along this weekend with a Classics concert that bridges generations and explores man’s relationship with nature. Titled “Northern Lights,” the program will showcase the work …
Thu., Sept. 29, 2016, 12:21 p.m.
Tom Wopat is probably best known as Luke Duke, one of the trouble making Southern brothers on the CBS comedy “The Dukes of Hazzard.” But a lot of Wopat’s TV …
Mon., Sept. 19, 2016
Saturday’s concert by the Spokane Symphony – the first of its 71st season – was demanding and auspicious.
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
The Spokane Symphony returns to the Fox Theater stage this weekend with its first Classics concert of the year. The orchestra, under the direction of Eckart Preu, will be accompanied …
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 3:45 a.m.
The world’s original songsters will get a featherweight share of the spotlight at the
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, noon
Dr. Elizabeth Welty, who died last week, is remembered fondly for her generosity and for her zeal for life.
Tue., Sept. 6, 2016, 5:38 p.m.
Dr. Elizabeth Welty, a noted Spokane arts lover and patron, died Tuesday morning.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 2 p.m.
Annual free concert in Pavillion Park instead will be held in the Central Valley High School theater.
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016, noon
At one point in Norton Juster’s “The Phantom Tollbooth,” a fantasy novel geared toward children, protagonist Milo stumbles upon the orchestra of Chroma the Great. With a flick of the …
Fri., July 22, 2016, noon
Kristina Ploeger is the new music director for the Spokane Symphony Chorale, the symphony announced Thursday.
Wed., May 25, 2016, 7 p.m.
Uncharted, which hits the Fox Theater stage on Friday night, is a collaboration between the Spokane Symphony and Terrain. Part rock concert, part symphony concert and part art show, the …
Sun., May 8, 2016, 6:40 p.m.
The Spokane Symphony concluded its season this weekend with a gala concert at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, celebrating the power of symphonic music and demonstrating its ability …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 7 p.m.
The Spokane Symphony wraps up its 69th season this weekend, and the orchestra is going out with some musical fireworks. Titled “Blockbusters,” this Classics program features a trio of pieces …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 4 p.m.
P.I. Tchaikovsky’s 1878 Violin Concerto is as renowned as it is difficult, an oft-performed piece that requires tremendous dexterity and skill. It’s hard enough to play with both feet on …
Fri., April 22, 2016, 2:44 p.m.
Betty Kiemle had a birthday last week, and decided to throw a party and invite some friends. The arts patron and Spokane Symphony benefactor’s notion of a party venue is …
Thu., April 14, 2016, noon
The Spokane Symphony, joined by the Spokane Symphony Chorale, soloists and guest artists, will bring Orff’s stunning work to life on the stage of the Martin Woldson Theater at the …
Sun., April 3, 2016, 4:28 p.m.
Though Saturday’s concert by the Spokane Symphony at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox contained only three pieces, it did an excellent job of illustrating the immense range and …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Eckart Preu is almost always behind a podium and in front of the orchestra during the Spokane Symphony’s Classics concerts. But this weekend, the conductor will be briefly putting down …
Thu., March 24, 2016, 9:33 a.m.
This year’s Uncharted, a collaboration between the Spokane Symphony and Terrain, will be at the Fox on May 27.
Mon., March 21, 2016
Having floored Spokane audiences one year ago with her performances of Prokofiev’s Second Violin Concerto, Sayaka Shoji returned this weekend to the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox to join …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 10 a.m.
This weekend’s Symphony SuperPops concert, conducted by Jorge Luis Utzcátegui, features singer Patti Austin performing Ella Fitzgerald’s greatest hits.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 8 p.m.
Jeff vom Saal comes to Spokane from the Marin Symphony in the Bay Area, with previous stops in Iowa and North Dakota.
Sun., March 6, 2016, 4 a.m.
On a Wednesday afternoon at Holmes Elementary School, the all-purpose room off the main entrance is filled with the sounds of musical scales and warm-ups. It’s the weekly rehearsal for …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 4 p.m.
On Friday, the Spokane Symphony, under the direction of Morihiko Nakahara, will present a special program consisting entirely of John Williams’ famous “Star Wars” compositions.
Sun., Feb. 28, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
Audiences at this weekend’s concerts by the Spokane Symphony were treated to the first Spokane appearance by a rising star in the firmament of solo cellists, Maja Bogdanovic. She cast …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, noon
Originally from Yugoslavia and currently based in France, Maja Bogdanovic is a world-renowned cellist who will be performing with the Spokane Symphony this weekend. Bogdanovic will be featured on Cello …
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 3:33 p.m.
Aliya Thomas, a junior at Deer Park High School, won the Spokane Symphony’s fifth annual essay contest.
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 4 p.m.
Works by Fung, Tchaikovsky sparkle when the Spokane Symphony takes the lead from guest conductor Marco Parisotto.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 10 a.m.
Marco Parisotto’s nearly 35-year career as a conductor has taken him all over the world – to Paris, Shanghai, Korea and Poland. This weekend brings him to Washington for the …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 7 p.m.
Charlie Chaplin’s “City Lights” is one of those rare films that will make you laugh until you cry, and then, in its final moments, make you cry for real. It’s …