By Jim Allen
Music worked a little transformative magic Tuesday morning at the Fox Theater.
For one enchanting hour, the Spokane Symphony morphed into a swing band, complete with singers, dancers and jazz ensemble.
In the audience were almost 900
Passing through the lobby of the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox on Friday evening, one repeatedly heard people remark, “I can’t wait for the Brahms!”
“The Brahms” they referred to was that composer’s Violin Concerto in D Op. 77, and
While Spokane Civic Theatre creative consultant Jake Schaefer was researching “West Side Story” recently, he stumbled upon something that made him laugh.
An article announcing composer Leonard Bernstein’s then-upcoming production was he
Mateusz Wolski has no one but himself to blame for the “world of hurt” he’s experienced over the last two or three months trying to master Johannes Brahms’ Violin Concerto.
After all, Wolski was the one who suggested the piece when musi