Spokane Symphony

On Saturday, June 2 at 1pm the Spokane String Quartet will make their KPBX Kids' Concert debut with A World of Inspiration: String Quartets Inspired By Cultures and Traditions Around the World. The free concert will take place at the Riverside Place Commandery Room in downtown Spokane. 

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Jeff Vom Saal, Spokane Symphony Executive Director speaks with Verne about the production of West Side Story at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox this weekend, Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 8:00 PM and Saturday, April 21st at 8:00 PM. 

This weekend's production is is a collaborative effort of Spokane Civic Theatre and Spokane Symphony. More information is available at Spokane Symphony's website

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Verne shares a deeply insightful interview with Mateusz Wolski, Spokane Symphony Concertmaster about the upcoming performance entitled "Love's Inspiration". The performance will feature pieces by J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms and Robert Shumann.   

Show times are 8:00 PM on Saturday, April 14th, 2018

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3:00 PM on Sunday, April 15th, 2018. 

More information is available at the Spokane Symphony website

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Spokane Civic Theatre and Spokane Symphony collaborate to present an upcoming performance of West Side Story. 

More information available at Spokane Symphony's Website

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Daniel Hege, guest conductor, Bruce Bodden, flutist and Steven Radcliffe, pianist join Verne in the studio for a preview of their upcoming concerts with the Spokane Symphony this weekend, Saturday, Feb. 10th & Sunday, February 11th, 2018. 

More information available at our Online Community Calendar

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Judy Collins joins Verne for a phone interview in anticipation of her upcoming concert with the Spokane Symphony on Saturday, Feb. 3rd at 8:00 PM at the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox. 

More information available at our online community calendar.

Alison Highberger

Chinese violinist Mira Wang joins the Spokane Symphony  January 27 & 28 for the U.S. premiere of Torsten Rasch's "Tropoi" Violin Concerto. She stopped by the studio for an interview on Friday, January 26th.

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This show co-features an interview and performance by Dawn Wolski, General Director , Opera Coeur d'Alene and Sandra Piques Eddy who plays Carmen in the upcoming Coeur d'Alene Opera and Spokane Symphony co-production of Carmen. Wolski also plays Frasquita, a companion of Carmen. 

West Side Story

Angela Pierson and Duncan Menzies play Anita and Tony respectively. In today's performance they sing the songs Something's Coming and A Boy Like That.

This week, the Morning Classical program is previewing the upcoming Couer d'Alene Opera and Spokane Symphony co-production of "Carmen." This morning, Verne spoke with director, Jadd Davis and singers Jennifer Welch Babidge (Micaela, a village maiden), and Matt Hanscom (Escamillo). 

For more information about the show, and purchase tickets, please visit The Spokane Symphony website.

Verne spoke with Spokane Symphony Principal Trombonist, Ross Holcombe this morning, in advance of his recital at Whitworth University this coming Wednesday, September 13, at 8:00 p.m.

For more information visit the Spokane Public Radio Arts Calendar.

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