Friday, March 29, 2013

St Marks Cathedral Easter Brass Sunday 3-31-2013 @ 9:40 am

Easter Service with Brass,Timpani and Choir is a tradition at St. Marks Episcopal Cathedral

The Sounds of Easter

corner of Kings Hwy and Fairfield, Shreveport






Warming up for rehearsal
in the Cathedral

L-R

Timpani - Chandler Teague
Bass Trombone - J. Mark Thompson
Trombone - Stephen Thompson
Horn - Susan W. Rogers
Principal Trumpet - Ty Hood
Second Trumpet - Thelford Davis


Saturday, March 23, 2013

FBC Minden presents its Palm Sunday program 6:00 pm - 3-24-2013 with full orchestra and choir



  Music Ministers Alicia and Todd Dubose, FBC Minden


Hear a special Palm Sunday program with choir and full orchestra at First Baptist Church in Minden Sunday evening at 6:00 pm in the church sanctuary.


Photos from the rehearsal and service

Music Minister Todd Dubose welcoming the orchestra

Minden First Baptist Church Choir in rehearsal




Brass



Thursday, March 21, 2013

The Monroe Symphony finale concert for 2012-2013 season Saturday 3-23 7:30 pm

The Monroe Symphony Orchestra 

presents

The Monroe Symphony Orchestra and the Monroe Symphony Chorus close the 2012-2013 season with an evening of love featuring music of Beethoven and Russian composers Borodin and Prokofiev.
  • Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 78 "Pastorale" by Beethoven
  • Lieutenant Kijé Suite by Prokofiev
  • Polovtsian Danses by Borodin
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The Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra and singer Audra McDonald Friday 5-17-2013


For single tickets and special events, click here. 

For a Masterworks seating chart, click here.






From the BSO Webpage
Irene W. and C. B. Pennington Great Performers in Concert Series
Friday, May 17, 2013, 7:00pm
River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts
Audra McDonald
10 Year Anniversary Encore


A Broadway Musical Evening Starring five-time Tony Award winner and Grammy Award Winner AUDRA MCDONALD.

Section A: $85
Section B: $65
Section C: $45
Section D: $30

For Concert Sponsorship, contact Kelly Hurtado at (225) 383-0500 ext. 106

Friday, March 15, 2013

The Arkansas Symphony, Philip Mann, conductor presents American Songbook March 16 and 17, 2013


The Arkansas Symphony presents


American Songbook
Location: Robinson Center Music Hall (directions)
Price Range: $18 - $58 

Philip Mann, conductor
Chauncey Packer, tenor
Rachel E. Copeland, soprano


March 16, 2013
Saturday at 8:00pm



March 17, 2013
Sunday at 3:00pm

*One of my favorites is Cuban Overture
Program

*GERSHWIN - Cuban Overture
GERSHWIN - There's A Boat That's Leavin' from "Porgy and Bess"
GERSHWIN/Holcombe - Gershwin Medley
CARMICHAEL - Stardust
STRAYHORN/Holcombe - Lush Life
COLE/Holcombe - Unforgettable
ELLINGTON/Holcombe - Duke Ellington Medley
HOLCOMBE - Songs of the South
GERSHWIN - Summertime
ELLINGTON - Grand Slam Jam
RODGERS/HAMMERSTIEN/Walker - Soliloquy from "Carousel"
BERLIN/Ades - Irving Berlin - A Symphonic Portrait 

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Chris Allen and Winston Hall jazz it up at KDAQ Wednesday evening 3-6-2013 at KDAQ

Keyboardist Winston Hall and Bassist Chris Allen made everyone in the audience want to dance to the music at KDAQ's new studio facility tonight, a live music presentation for the Spring fundraiser which also was streamed online from 8:00 to 10:00 pm. Make sure the arts are supported in our area.


KDAQ - 89.9 Public Radio


Total contributions thru 3-11-2013 - $159,343.00

Goal . . . . . . . 190,000.00

We have many exciting programs lined up for you during the spring membership campaign. We hope you will come through for us as we raise the necessary funds to purchase and produce the programs you love. Please make a tax-deductible contribution to Red River Radio today. Help us serve you with the very best that public radio has to offer. Everyone who contributes will automatically get entered into our drawings, so make your pledge early. Call now at 800-552-8502 or click here to Donate Now!   


Below, photos from the live show.


Henry Edwards, KDAQ Director of Fundraising (top left) and a host of volunteers . . . available to take your tax deductible contribution.





Chris and Winston

Pianist Winston Hall



Bassist Christopher Allen





more photos to come




Friday, March 1, 2013

Longview Symphony Orchestra concert March 2, 2013 with a tribute to longtime concertmaster Isidor Saslav

LSO Rehearsing at Hallsville High School

LSO Music Director Tonu Kalam with concertmaster Mark Miller
Tribute to longtime Concertmaster Isidor  Saslav - "Meditation from Thais" by Jules Massenet
Orchestral Masterpieces: A Musical Journey through the 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries
Saturday, March 2, 2013


6:00 Box Office and Doors Open

6:30 Opening Notes
7:20 Fanfare
7:30 Concert


On Saturday, January 26, 2013, the Longview Symphony Orchestra's longtime beloved Concertmaster Emeritus, Dr. Isidor Saslav, passed away in Tyler, Texas. In a tribute to him, Maestro Kalam and the members of the orchestra will dedicate the March 2nd concert to Dr. Saslav's memory.

Concertmaster Mark Miller will be performing the Meditation from "Thais" by Jules Massenet, one of Dr. Saslav's signature works. We hope you will join us on this memorable occasion.

Consecration of the House Overture, Op. 124 (Ludwig van Beethoven)

Pavane pour une Infante Défunte (Pavane for a Dead Princess) (Maurice Ravel)

Gli Uccelli (The Birds) (Ottorino Respighi)
Symphony No. 2, Op. 30, Romantic (Howard Hanson)


Longview Symphony Saturday March 2, 7:30 PM at Belcher Performance Center

The Longview Symphony Orchestra presents a Musical Journey through the 18th, 19th and 20th Centuries this Saturday evening March 2, 7:30 pm at the Belcher performing Center, LeTourneau College, Pre Concert Opening Notes at 6:30 pm.

From the LSO website

On Saturday, January 26, 2013, the Longview Symphony Orchestra's longtime beloved Concertmaster Emeritus, Dr. Isidor Saslav, passed away in Tyler, Texas. In a tribute to him, Maestro Kalam and the members of the orchestra will dedicate the March 2nd concert to Dr. Saslav's memory.

Concertmaster Mark Miller will be performing the Meditation from "Thais" by Jules Massenet, one of Dr. Saslav's signature works. We hope you will join us on this memorable occasion.

Consecration of the House Overture, Op. 124 (Ludwig van Beethoven)

Pavane pour une Infante Défunte (Pavane for a Dead Princess) (Maurice Ravel)

Gli Uccelli (The Birds) (Ottorino Respighi)

Symphony No. 2, Op. 30, Romantic (Howard Hanson)



Music Director Tonu Kalam rehearsing with LSO Concertmaster  Mark Miller and the LSO
 - Meditation from "Thais" - honoring former longtime LSO Concetmaster Isidor Saslav who passed away this year