GR Symphony accompanies classic Gene Kelly movie

Nov 14, 2014

Gene Kelly stars in the classic movie musical 'Singin' in the Rain'. The Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra will accompany screenings of the film this weekend.
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Tonight through Sunday, Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald O’Connor come to life on the big screen in the Hollywood classic "Singin' In The Rain". The Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra will perform live accompaniment to the HD screening at Grand Rapids’ De Vos Theatre.

Music Director David Lockington will put it all together.

Current State's Peter Whorf spoke with Lockington about the symphony's history of playing to classic films.