Stories tagged: spokane symphony
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018
Morihiko Nakahara returns to conduct this summer’s Soirée on the Edge concert series.
Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 6 a.m.
Week II: Greensky Bluegrass, Sublime with Rome, Gavin DeGraw, Phillip Phillips, Spokane Symphony close Festival at Sandpoint
The second weekend kicks off Thursday and runs through Aug. 12.
Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 1:12 p.m.
Starting with the 2019-20 season, Preu will serve a three-year term as music director of the Portalnd Symphony Orchestra.
Fri., July 20, 2018, 3:28 p.m.
The contract includes a cost of living increase, processes that address air quality at outdoor concerts and more.
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 6:27 a.m.
The morning after last year’s Labor Day concert, Spokane Symphony bass player Patrick McNally felt a strange numbness run down the left side of his body. He felt weak. So …
UPDATED: Sun., May 13, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
At a time when our thinking about Russia is clouded by evidence of election meddling, authoritarianism and geopolitical hostility, we would do well to step back and contemplate “The Heart …
Thu., May 3, 2018
Logan said audience members can expect to hear songs from “Impossible” and fan favorites, plus a few surprises, including a new song or two from her upcoming album, at Pops …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Music worked a little transformative magic Tuesday morning at the Fox Theater. For one enchanting hour, the Spokane Symphony morphed itself into a swing band, complete with singers, dancers and …
Sun., April 1, 2018, 7 a.m.
Tickets go on sale Sunday at 8 a.m. through
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 12:44 p.m.
“West Side Story” comes to the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox on April 20 and 21 at 8 p.m.
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.