Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids Symphony'


Arts groups collaborate on ‘total sensory experience’

LiveArts, a multi-sensory musical event, is on tap Friday.

April 17, 2015
The Grand Rapids arts community continues to become more collaborative. Read More

Inside Track: New symphony conductor thinks Grand Rapids pops

Bob Bernhardt, who also has roles with the Louisville and Chattanooga symphonies, was drawn to GR by its vibrant atmosphere.

February 20, 2015
Grand Rapids Symphony goers will recognize the organization’s new principal pops conductor when the 2015-2016 season begins later this year. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony salutes conductor

October 13, 2014
The Grand Rapids Symphony has something big up its sleeve for Wednesday’s season opener. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony debuts MySymphony360

November 15, 2013
The Grand Rapids Symphony is reaching out to young leaders and music lovers in the community with a launch party Monday for MySymphony360. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony charts sustainability

Organization is well on its way to $40M goal.

June 21, 2013
Last month the Grand Rapids Symphony announced its Legacy of Excellence Campaign, an endowment campaign that, at the time of the announcement, had already received support from community leaders and longtime symphony supporters to the tune of $32 million of the $40 million goal. Read More

Grand Rapids Bach Festival joins Grand Rapids Symphony

May 13, 2013
The Grand Rapids Bach Festival will become an affiliated organization of the Grand Rapids Symphony, expanding and strengthening the two organizations’ previous partnership. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony enters 'The Matrix'

March 18, 2013
At the end of the 1990s, filmmaking took a tremendous leap forward in visual and audio effects with the groundbreaking film “The Matrix.” Read More

'Encore!' recipe book offers taste of the arts community

Book benefits Grand Rapids Symphony

November 14, 2012
Just in time for the holidays, the Grand Rapids Symphony Women’s Committee is releasing "Encore!" –– a 200 page, full color coffee table and recipe book. The book contains 175 recipes from symphony supporters and musicians, local chefs and community residents. It also shows off the city’s rich fine and performing arts communities. Read More

David Lockington to become music director laureate

September 28, 2012
Following the close of the 2014-15 Grand Rapids Symphony season, Music Director David Lockington will step down from the podium. Read More