Lansing Symphony http://wkar.org en LSO season finale features Brahms http://wkar.org/post/lso-season-finale-features-brahms <p><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">The Lansing Symphony Orchestra closes out its regular season with an unusual Wednesday night concert tomorrow. It features Brahms’ final symphony, a near-viral modern composition, and a piano concerto played by <a href="http://www.thegilmore.org/gilmore-young-artist-award/andrew-hsu/">Andrew Hsu</a>, a Gilmore Young Artist competition winner. </span> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 16:47:22 +0000 Melissa Benmark 52923 at http://wkar.org LSO season finale features Brahms LSO to feature American composers Copland, Bernstein http://wkar.org/post/lso-feature-american-composers-copland-bernstein <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span id="docs-internal-guid-07c86593-08e0-1e6b-bcd2-6f2e31f8710e" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">The <a href="http://www.lansingsymphony.org/">Lansing Symphony Orchestra</a>’s next MasterWorks concert is Saturday night at Wharton Center. It features music from American composers Leonard Bernstein and Aaron Copland. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:11:17 +0000 Melissa Benmark 51353 at http://wkar.org LSO to feature American composers Copland, Bernstein LSO concert highlights Tchaikovsky's legacy http://wkar.org/post/lso-concert-highlights-tchaikovskys-legacy <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The<a href="http://lansingsymphony.org/SeasonProfile/tabid/54/Default.aspx#event134"> Lansing Symphony Orchestra’s</a> next concert is Saturday night at Wharton center. The program will be mostly Russian ballet music from several eras. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 18:19:40 +0000 Current State 47754 at http://wkar.org LSO concert highlights Tchaikovsky's legacy LSO celebrates season with holiday favorites http://wkar.org/post/lso-celebrates-season-holiday-favorites <p></p><p></p><p>The <a href="http://lansingsymphony.org/">Lansing Symphony Orchestra’s</a> Holiday Pops concert is Sunday at Wharton Center. <em>Current State’s </em>Melissa Benmark spoke with conductor <a href="http://lansingsymphony.org/Default.aspx?tabid=105">Timothy Muffitt</a> about the music, starting with some pieces that will include local students. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:11:10 +0000 Current State 46913 at http://wkar.org LSO celebrates season with holiday favorites Latest LSO performance features all Russian program http://wkar.org/post/latest-lso-performance-features-all-russian-program <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The <a href="http://www.lansingsymphony.org/SeasonProfile/tabid/54/Default.asp">Lansing Symphony Orchestra</a>&rsquo;s second MasterWorks concert of the season is on Saturday at <a href="http://www.whartoncenter.com/">Wharton Center</a>. It features music of Borodin and Rimsky-Korsakov, and the two violin concertos by Prokofiev.</span></span> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 16:54:54 +0000 Current State 43260 at http://wkar.org Latest LSO performance features all Russian program Percussion concerto starts LSO season off with a 'strike' http://wkar.org/post/percussion-concerto-starts-lso-season-strike <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:37:37 +0000 Current State 42189 at http://wkar.org Percussion concerto starts LSO season off with a 'strike'