Israeli violinist, Itamar Zorman, will perform this evening with the Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Kevin Hekmatpanah. He spoke with Verne this morning about his background in music, how the immigration of people from Europe, Russia and other places in the world, have enriched the musical culture of Israel, and performed a preview of tonight's concert.

For more information and tickets, please visit Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra.

The final day of Symphony Week at Spokane Public Radio includes conversations with Symphony Conductor Eckart Preu, Mateusz Wolski and guests Jessica Lee and Peter Stumpf. 

The Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra welcomes violinist Cho-Liang Lin for a concert on October 17 at the Fox Theatre.   

  Jeanne Bourgeois is Assistant Concertmaster for the Spokane Symphony. She will perform a violin recital at The Steinway Piano Gallery in Spokane Valley on Saturday evening, accompanied by her mother, Marilyn Bourgeois, symphony pianist of the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, and her husband Stephen Swanson on a special piece. The three performers gave a preview of the performance in the studio this morning.

For more information, visit The Steinway Piano Gallery.

This weekend The Spokane Symphony will present its 6th Classics performance of the season. Guest Conductor Robert Moody and violinist Benjamin Beilman spoke with Verne Windham about the program this morning. For more information, visit the symphony website.

Violinist Soovin Kim is appearing this week at various venues in performance with the Northwest Bach Festival 15. He spoke with Verne Windham this morning, to introduce himself and talk about what he'll be doing for the festival. For more information on his appearances, visit the Northwest Bach Festival website.