Stories tagged: Verne Windham
Wed., May 10, 2017, 5 p.m.
Classical guitarist Mak Grgic brings variety to Friends of the Guitar Hour
Classical guitarist Mak Grgic brings variety to his Friends of the Guitar Hour concert, Friday at Holy Names Music Center.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 7 p.m.
Perfect soundtrack for cooking the feast can be found on Broadway
For years, Spokane Public Radio’s Verne Windham has played Broadway show tunes on Thanksgiving morning. The tradition continues this year.
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 5:17 p.m.
Windstorm caught KPBX in the middle of its move
KPBX is on the air with the aid of a home generator after the station’s main generator had already been moved to its new headquarters.
Fri., July 10, 2015
Two enchanted evenings
For the past 25 years, the annual Mozart on a Summer’s Eve concert has been about paying tribute to the great classical artists. But this year, the two-night event is …
Fri., July 12, 2013
Concert brings Mozart, friends to Manito Park
The music of W.A. Mozart, Antonin Dvorak and Frederic Chopin will emanate from the lawn east of Manito Park’s Duncan Garden next week. It’s the 23rd annual Mozart on a …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2012
Education Notebook: Festival of arts to end Tuesday with concert
The public is invited to the Festival of the Arts concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the INB Performing Arts Center. The concert comes at the conclusion of a two-day …
Thu., July 19, 2012
Landmarks: Old brick building local media anchor
In the early 1900s when rail lines converged in Spokane to support the burgeoning agriculture, lumber and mining economies of the region, many brick buildings were constructed near the train …
Thu., July 12, 2012
Manito plays host to a talent-stacked Mozart on a Summer’s Eve
Next week’s Mozart on a Summer’s Eve concert, “Ciao, Belle Donne! (Hello, Beautiful Women!)” is filled with famous operatic gems that promise to delight. Verne Windham, founder and music director, …
Thu., May 19, 2011
Symphony farewell for Windham on Sunday
On Sunday, the Spokane Youth Symphony will say hello to Gustav Holst and goodbye to Verne Windham. Windham will preside over his final concert after 15 years as artistic director …
Thu., Jan. 27, 2011
Youth symphony considers top résumés for artistic director
When Spokane Youth Symphony’s artistic director Verne Windham announced his retirement from the orchestras in 2009, everyone knew he’d be extremely difficult to replace. The question on everybody’s mind was: …
Sun., Nov. 7, 2010
Spokane stars as 1948 Manhattan in city’s next role
The next movie to be filmed in Spokane will be “Camilla Dickinson,” based on the coming-of-age novel “Camilla” by Madeleine L’Engle. It’s set in Manhattan in 1948, and yes, the …