Departing Spokane Symphony conductor Eckart Preu leaves an exceptional legacy

Mon, May 6, 2019 • Reviews • Spokesman Review

Had this weekend’s concerts by the Spokane Symphony been planned as an audition by Eckart Preu for the position of principal conductor and music director of the orchestra, they could not have been more successful. We had already heard f

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After 15 years, Eckart Preu sets down his Spokane Symphony baton

Sun, Apr 28, 2019 • Features • Spokesman Review

In his 15 years as music director of the Spokane Symphony, Eckart Preu has come into his own, establishing himself on and off stage as a talented conductor and capable leader. But back in 2004, when Preu was a music director finalist, h

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Musical sampler: Pink Martini returns to Spokane’s Fox theater, and the conga line forms at the back

Fri, Apr 26, 2019 • Features • Spokesman Review

For Pink Martini, there’s always a little bit of nostalgia involved in coming back to the Lilac City to perform with the Spokane Symphony. It’s been 21 years since Portland’s “little orchestra” first trekked to Eastern Washington to pla

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Pink Martini's never-ending world tour stops in Spokane

Thu, Apr 25, 2019 • Features • The Inlander

By Ben Salmon Over the past 25 years, Thomas Lauderdale has steered Pink Martini into some pretty incredible places. What started out as a sort of house band for political events in Portland has since performed all over the world, from New York City

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May 2019 Events at the Spokane Symphony and Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox

Mon, Apr 22, 2019 • Calendar of Events

SPOKANE SYMPHONY CLASSICS 10: ECKART’S FAREWELL Saturday, May 4 at 8pm & Sunday, May 5 at 3pm Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox These are Music Director Eckart Preu’s final concerts with the Spokane Symphony. He’ll cap his 15-

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