Stories tagged: spokane symphony
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 20, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Led by resident conductor Morihiko Nakahara and joined by cello soloist Joshua Roman, the orchestra offered a program of works by Arvo Pärt (1935-), Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and Sergei Prokofiev …
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 5 p.m.
The college student won the role of assistant principal horn in late September.
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 3 p.m.
The concert, conducted by Morihiko Nakahara, features guest vocalists Hugh Panaro and Morgan James.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 8, 2019, 11:16 a.m.
Season opener “Masterworks 1: American Rhythms,” Saturday and Sept. 15 at the Fox, features guest pianist William Wolfram.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 2, 2019, 10:10 p.m.
Since 1986, visitors have marked the unofficial end of summer in the South Hill’s Comstock Park with a free performance by the Spokane Symphony. Beautiful weather brought a crowd at …
Sun., Sept. 1, 2019, 6 a.m.
When musician Larry Jess gathers his trumpet, it’s like a meeting between old friends – inseparable as the day is long, but still excited to make the acquaintance. Similar to …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 6:56 a.m.
Free is the word for the Spokane Symphony when it comes to families. Free concerts in the parks – three of them in the coming week – and free tickets …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 12:40 p.m.
The Spokane Symphony will perform in Pavillion Park and Comstock Park, and the Coeur d’Alene Symphony will perform in Coeur d’Alene City Park.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
U.S. Pavilion in Riverfront Park will reopen in September with inaugural performance by new Spokane Symphony director
James Lowe will perform with the symphony on Saturday, Sept. 7 at 4 p.m., part of a full weekend of activities scheduled to celebrate the reopening of the signature attraction …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 12:29 p.m.
According to a Facebook post, the heat and poor air quality are to blame for the decision.
UPDATED: Mon., July 29, 2019, 8:44 p.m.
Travis Suttle Rivers, a retired Eastern Washington University music professor and prolific critic of the Spokane Symphony, covering hundreds of performances for the Spokesman-Review, died Sunday, July 21. He was …
Wed., June 26, 2019, 6:17 p.m.
James Lowe, who beat out 188 applicants to succeed Eckart Preu, was formally introduced during a news conference at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
“I’m so excited to roll up my sleeves and get working,” Lowe said, praising the orchestra, the Fox theater and the community support he saw in Spokane.
Thu., May 16, 2019, noon
“The M Show: Percussion Edition” will be held at the Washington Cracker Co. Building on May 23 and 24.
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.
Thu., April 25, 2019, 5 p.m.
Musical sampler: Pink Martini returns to Spokane’s Fox theater, and the conga line forms at the back
Portland’s funky and jazzy “little orchestra” has a soft spot for Spokane.
Mon., April 15, 2019, 2:20 a.m.
The fifth shoe dropped on Saturday night, when Jayce Ogren, the last of five candidates we were to hear for the position of music director of the Spokane Symphony, led …
Thu., April 11, 2019, noon
Music director finalist Jayce Ogren to lead Spokane Symphony in works by Barber, Prokofiev, Mussorgsky
Ogren will lead the Spokane Symphony during “Classics 9: Russian Virtuosity” on Saturday and Sunday at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 12:06 p.m.
The Family Concert will be Aug. 4, and the Spokane Symphony will perform Aug. 11.
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.
Mon., March 25, 2019, 4 a.m.
There may have been some in the audience of this weekend’s concerts by the Spokane Symphony who harbored a secret wish that the concerts had not gone so well as …
Thu., March 21, 2019, 11:32 a.m.
Music director finalist Arthur Arnold to lead Spokane Symphony in works by Poulenc, Saint-Saëns, Bartók
“Classics 8” will be Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
Mark Russell Smith will conduct the sold-out performance at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
Mon., March 11, 2019, 4 a.m.
Even under ordinary circumstances, the seventh Classics concert of the season by the Spokane Symphony would have attracted special attention by virtue of its program. Circumstances, however, are not ordinary. …
Wed., March 6, 2019, 5:35 p.m.
“Classics 7” also features guest violinist Angelo Xiang Yu performing Erich Korngold’s Violin Concerto.
Sun., March 3, 2019, 1:30 a.m.
John, Lynne and James Marshall are members of the Spokane Symphony, and Jeanne Marshall is a master of nearly every artistic medium out there
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 5 p.m.
Egan will soon release “Everything Always Was,” his first solo instrumental album in 23 years, after 1996’s “When Juniper Sleeps.”
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
Soloist Haochen Zhang proved himself to be a marvel in his performance of Liszt’s second piano concerto.
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, noon
“Classics 6: Passion’s Pursuit,” which also features guest pianist Haochen Zhang, will be Saturday and Sunday at the Fox.