Stories tagged: spokane symphony
Thu., March 1, 2018
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
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
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
Morihiko Nakahara will conduct the symphony through pieces by John Williams, Gustav Holst and Michael Giacchino.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
Flute solo makes an impact in weekend concerts.
Thu., Feb. 8, 2018
Hege performed with the Spokane Symphony in 2011. He guest conducts ‘Classics 6’ Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018
Judy Collins will join the Spokane Symphony, conducted by Jorge Luis Uzcátegui, on Saturday.
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018
Guest violinist Mira Wang set a standard which future performers of Rasch’s “Tropoi” will find hard to match.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018
Renowned violinist Mira Wang will perform “Tropoi.”
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018
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
The program will performed at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox on Saturday and Sunday.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017
The concerts will feature pieces by Schmelzer, Corelli, Vejvanovský, Vivaldi and Handel.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
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
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
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
“Halloween at Hogwarts” will take place at 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017
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.
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
Throughout the Saint-Saëns concerto, the Spokane Symphony played superbly, but was eclipsed by the soloist.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
The stars represent more than $350,000 in donations to the Foundations for the Future campaign.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
In his first performance in Spokane, Tao played all five of Beethoven’s piano concertos across two performances.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 8, 2017
Music lovers in Spokane this month have the opportunity of hearing two outstanding pianists as guests of the Spokane . This weekend at the Fox, we heard Ran Dank and …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017
Despite his busy schedule, Spokane Symphony concertmaster Mateusz Wolski finds time for unexpected hobby
Spokane Symphony Concertmaster Mateusz Wolski balances family, music and autocross.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017
That this production successfully met the challenges posed by “Carmen’s” sprawling plot and profusion of musical ideas was due in great measure to the performance by Sandra Piques Eddy in …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017
Sandra Piques Eddy sings the role of the seductress.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017
Eckart Preu will leave the Spokane Symphony at the end of the 2018-19 season to dedicate more time to his new role as music director of the Long Beach Symphony …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
Vienna-themed concert brings out the best in conductor Preu, the symphony and guest musicians.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017
“Classics 1: Opening Night Romance” will feature violinist Jessica Lee and cellist Peter Stumpf.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017
The Spokane Symphony decided to go ahead with its annual free concert in Comstock Park Monday evening in spite of unhealthy air quality levels.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017
You’re stuck in town for the long weekend? Good. You won’t be bored.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017
Both concerts, Saturday at Pavillion Park and Monday at Comstock Park, feature the same set list, a mix of patriotic songs and previews of what to expect from the symphony’s …