Stories tagged: Spokane Symphony
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.
Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 5 p.m.
The Tony-nominated singer will perform with the Spokane Symphony as part of “The Music of Billy Joel.”
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 3:49 p.m.
The show may have been at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, and members of the Spokane Symphony may have been on stage, but what transpired on Friday night …
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 5:20 p.m.
Body Dolyniuk will channel Freddie Mercury with the Spokane Symphony on Friday and Saturday. Saturday’s show sold quickly, but seats for Friday’s show remain.
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
Library patrons can check out symphony passes to select matinee performances at
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
This weekend’s Classics 5 concert by the Spokane Symphony marked the midpoint of the 15th and final season in which Eckart Preu has led the orchestra as its music director …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 1:44 p.m.
Mateusz Wolski checks Dvorák concerto off performance bucket list with this weekend’s symphony performances
The concert will also feature performances of Miguel del Aguila’s “Chautauquan Summer Overture” and Sergei Rachmaninoff’s “The Bells (Kolokola).”
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 1:05 p.m.
Tickets are available at the Fox box office today through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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.
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018
Vroman will join the Spokane Symphony for “Pops 3: Holiday Pops” on Saturday and Sunday.