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Hillary Purrington

Apr 5, 2019
Jiyeon Kim and Sezen Tezic

Gretchen welcomes Hillary Purrington, the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra's 2019 Composer of the Year, and conductor Ryan Haskins to Opus. 

SCSO Cherish the Ladies 3-08-18

Mar 8, 2018

Irish and Celtic group Cherish the Ladies will join the Sioux City Symphony this Saturday Night. The accomplished group of women are led by Joanie Madden, who holds a World Championship in Irish Music in both flute and tin whistle. They also bring dancers and the evening will get an early start with Irish fare available in a special pre-concert get together in the Orpheum before the show. 

Stuart O’Shields

Listening to the recordings of Sharon Isbin you learn that what music can contain is everything: joy, sorrow, history, novelty, all that makes us human and connects us to the earth and each other. Whether playing with the New York Philharmonic, Joan Baez, or Steve Vai, her pleasure in collaboration blossoms into musical ideas that ring true and beautiful. In this time of divisiveness and distrust, the importance of finding such truth is urgent. Fortunately, we in Siouxland can do just that. Ms.

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra closes its 100th season with Collide, an innovative concert mixing the symphony hall with the beats from the streets. The SCSO's Ryan Haskins joined SPM's Steve Smith. 

SCSO's Ode to Joy

Apr 15, 2016

More that 400 musicians will perform for the Sioux City Symphony's 100th Season finale. Ryan Haskins, the fellow tasked with keeping them all together, joined Steve Smith. 

Sioux City Symphony Orchestra

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Maestro Ryan Haskins joined Gretchen for an in-depth conversation about the SCSO's program for the upcoming concert, "Musicians Celebrate 100."    

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra's concert this Saturday is designed to celebrate the musicians, the voices, of this great institution. Each piece on the program was selected by them, and each piece will by introduced by them, giving the audience the opportunity to hear the intimacy felt between the player and the music. Music director and conductor Ryan Haskins joined Steve Smith for a conversation about the evening. 

 

Beethoven's Seventh

Jan 8, 2016

    

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