Greg Giles (2nd from right) in Opus at the Fountain Theater in L.A.
Gretchen welcomes Greg Giles to Opus. Giles, a long time professional actor, talks about the play Opus, written in 2006 by Michael Hollinger about a string quartet, music of Beethoven, intrigue, backstabbing and a priceless violin.
Sioux City Symphony Orchestra Conductor/Music Director Ryan Haskins sits down with Gretchen on this episode of Opus. Ryan has a preview of the music on the schedule for this upcoming season of concerts, including film music from John Williams' score to Star Wars A New Hope.
Gustav Mahler's Symphony in D Major "Titan" was originally a tone poem but after some revisions and the addition of a movement or two became his first symphony. Join Gretchen Gondek and hear the symphony on this edition of Opus.
Siouxland Public Media has two events happening Friday night! Ode celebrates its 2nd anniversary at ISU Design West, and the Morningside College Piano Recital Series presents fortepianist Krisian Bezuidenhout at Eppley and over the air as another Siouxland Arts Live event. Foodbank of Siouxland presents Empty Bowls and lots, lots more!