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
The fifth shoe dropped on Saturday night, when Jayce Ogren, the last of five candidates we were to hear for the position of music director of the Spokane Symphony, led the orchestra in its penultimate classics concert of the 2018-19 seas
By Azaria Podplesky
If you go
‘Classics 9: Russian Virtuosity’
When: 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday
Where: Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave.
Cost: $19-$60. Tickets available through the box office, by calli
No matter who programs each Spokane Symphony season, the focus is always on the performers and the patrons.
With music director Eckart Preu leaving this spring, the responsibility of programming the 2019-20 season fell largely to execut
There may have been some in the audience of this weekend’s concerts by the Spokane Symphony who harbored a secret wish that the concerts had not gone so well as they did.
This perverse wish arose from the fact that the orchestra was aud