Sunday, October 27, 2013

Longview Chamber Orchestra concert October 15, 2013

The Longview Chamber Orchestra presented an evening of French Music Tuesday evening October 15 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Longview, TX., Mark Crim conducting with special guests pianists Vicki Conway and Mary Tidwell

Full House

Jeanie - you still look too young

Doug with Terry in background
Darius and Anthony

Danny, Doug, Terry and conductor Mark Crim

Conductor Mark Crim who also will be conducting The Longview Symphony Orchestra December Christmas Holiday program with choir and orchestra


Saturday, October 26, 2013

Mississippi Symphony at Thalia Mara Hall Sat. 10-26-2013 with Classical Mystery tour

From the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra website

Crafton Beck
Crafton Beck, Music Director

A Tribute to Lennon & McCartney featuring Classical Mystery Tour

7:30 PM, Saturday, October 26, 2013

Thalia Mara Hall

The MSO under the direction of Maestro Crafton Beck and featuring the Classical Mystery Tour presents A Tribute to Lennon and McCartney. Included in the show are such classics as “Imagine”, “Yesterday”,”Let It Be”, “Across the Universe”, “Jet”, “Live and Let Die”, “All You Need is Love”, and many more. A Tribute to Lennon and McCartney is the best of John Lennon and Paul McCartney like you’ve never heard them before. The show presents songs penned by the dynamic songwriting duo as well as material from their solo years, all performed exactly as they were originally recorded.
You might say it’s the best show Lennon and McCartney never did!

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This evening’s concert is generously sponsored by:


Friday, October 25, 2013

Longview Symphony Orchestra opens 2013-2014 season with Movies and scary spooks Saturday 10-12-2013

Long night for musicians and LSO Guest Conductor Dr. James Snowden. Very challenging music. No time for many photos. Survival was upmost in our mind.

Very warm reception from the audience.

Rehearsal at Kilgore Middle Schoo
Horn home


waiting for the concert

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Public Radio - Red River Radio 89.9 FM Fall Fund Drive in Full swing - Jazz musicians live

Bassist Chris Allen, pianists Matt Harris, Winston Hall and drummer Galen Smith smoothed out the jazz last Monday evening from 8-10 pm in KDAQ's new studio at LSU-S on Youree Drive. The Fall Fund Drive is in full swing says Kermit Poling, KDAQ General Manager.

Check out below the drawings every day for free gifts and make your pledge

 Chris Allen
Winston Hall
Matt Harris

Galen Smith

 David Sedaris
From KDAQ website

We will give away A Pair of tickets to see David Sedaris at the Strand each weekday morning at 9 a.m.
Our Fall Fund Drive starts Monday, October 14 and runs through Monday, October 28. Thanks to everyone who made a pledge during cyber day. Please help us move forward during our fall campaign by pledging your support online here or by phone at 800-552-8502. We'll be drawing every weekday morning at 9 am for a pair of tickets to see David Sedaris Live at the Strand. The show takes place at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 25th, 2013.  At the end of the drive we'll draw for an ASUS Laptop computer. During the drive we'll have other drawings and lots of exciting music including Airheart, Steve Howell, Chris McCaa, Tim Chauvin, Chris Allen & Friends, the Mansion Family, Ear Shot Graffiti, and AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band. Pledge now and help support all the shows you love.
Current Total:                            $111,815

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Back online and back to bloging Oct 22, 2013

Coming up

Longview Symphony, Longview Chamber, Red River Radio/KDAQ Fall Fund drive with Chris Allen and friends plus assorted most popular blogs in recent years