Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra

Israeli violinist, Itamar Zorman, will perform this evening with the Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Kevin Hekmatpanah. He spoke with Verne this morning about his background in music, how the immigration of people from Europe, Russia and other places in the world, have enriched the musical culture of Israel, and performed a preview of tonight's concert.

For more information and tickets, please visit Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra.

From the Studio: Lynn Harrell

Oct 16, 2017
Spokane Public Radio

Verne was joined in the studio this morning by cellist Lynn Harrell.

Harrell will be joining the Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra for a concert tonight (October 16, 2017 at 7:30pm) featuring Dvorak and Lalo at the Fox. More info here.

Alon Goldstein

Pianist, Alon Goldstein, will perform with the Gonzaga University Symphony Orchestra this evening, at 7 p.m., at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox. He spoke with Verne, this morning in the studio, to give a preview of this evening's performance. For more information, please visit the GSO webpage.

Cello Soloist, Amit Peled will be performing with the Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Kevin Hekmatpanah, on Tuesday evening, December 6, at 7:30 p.m. , at the Martin Woldson Theater At the Fox.

This morning, Mr. Peled spoke with Verne Windham during the Morning Classical program about the program, and about performing with a student orchestra.

For more information about the artist and the program, please visit the Gonzaga Symphony website.

The Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra welcomes violinist Cho-Liang Lin for a concert on October 17 at the Fox Theatre.   

Verne Windham in the studio with clarinet soloist, Richard Stoltzman.   Mr. Stoltzman performs with the Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra on Monday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m., at The Fox.  


Berlioz: Hungarian March
Suppé: Pique Dame Overture
Les Ravel: Valses Nobles et Sentimentales
Copland: Clarinet Concerto

Bernstein: West Side Variants for Clarinet & Orchestra

The Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra will present their season finale concert tonight with guest artist and pianist Natasha Paremski.  Natasha came and talked to Verne in the studio today about her international experiences, background, and the selection she is performing with Gonzaga students.

Verne had a chance to talk with cellist Matt Haimovitz today, who is the guest soloist for the upcoming Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra concert. Kevin Hekmatpanah, director of the ensemble, will lead the group through great symphonic masterworks, including Smetana's The Moldau, Dvorak's Scherzo Capriccioso, and Samuel Barber's Cello Concerto featuring Haimovitz.

Violinist Kurt Nikkanen, in anticipation of his October 13 appearance with the Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra at Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox. Listen to his conversation with Verne Windham during From the Studio.