Jacqueline Halbloom http://iowapublicradio.org en Symphonies of Iowa presents Des Moines Symphony Orchestra and Pianist Joyce Yang http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-des-moines-symphony-orchestra-and-pianist-joyce-yang <p>Back by popular demand from last season, Iowa Public Radio presents the&nbsp;<em>Symphonies of Iowa</em>&nbsp;series, showcasing the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra’s&nbsp;<em>Grieg Piano Concerto and Mahler 5&nbsp;</em>concert on Sunday, March 30 at noon and Monday, March 31 at 2 p.m. On this program, the Des Moines Symphony presents&nbsp;one of the most beloved and recognizable works of all time, Greig’s&nbsp;<em>Piano Concerto</em>, performed by guest artist and Van Cliburn Silver Medalist Joyce Yang. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 02:49:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 38296 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa presents Des Moines Symphony Orchestra and Pianist Joyce Yang April IAS, featuring the Metropolitan Chorale, Judicaël Perroy, Vadym Kholodenko, and more! http://iowapublicradio.org/post/april-ias-featuring-metropolitan-chorale-judica-l-perroy-vadym-kholodenko-and-more <p></p><p>Stay dry this April as Iowa Public Radio kicks off another <em>Iowa Arts Showcase</em>. This month our features include:</p><ul><li><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.met-chorale.com/">Metropolitan Chorale’s 60<sup>th</sup> Anniversary Concert</a>: Sunday, April 13, 3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Cedar Falls</em></li><li><em>&nbsp;<a href="http://heartofiowaguitar.org/">Judicaël Perroy guitar recital</a>: April 19, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Hill Lutheran Church, Des Moines</em></li><li><em><a href="http://www.englerttemp.info/eventDetail.php?ID=40">UI Opera Theatre’s “Die Fledermaus”</a>: May 2-4, Englert Theatre, Iowa City</em></li><li><em><a href="http://www.gbpac.com/upcoming-events/e-341/van-cliburn-gold-medalist.aspx">Vadym Kholodenko</a>: April 13, 3 p.m., Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Cedar Falls</em> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:38:12 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 38268 at http://iowapublicradio.org April IAS, featuring the Metropolitan Chorale, Judicaël Perroy, Vadym Kholodenko, and more! Symphonies of Iowa Presents Orchestra Iowa Showcase Chamber's Ice Fishing Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-orchestra-iowa-showcase-chambers-ice-fishing-concert <p>Iowa Public Radio presents the <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> series, this week, Sunday, March 16, 2014 at noon and Monday, March 17, 2014 at 7 p.m., &nbsp;presenting Orchestra Iowa’s Showcase Chamber Concert entitled <em>Ice Fishing</em>. Opening this concert is a piece by Iowa’s own Michael Gilbertson, <em>Fold by Fold for Piano, Violin, and Cello</em>. This ballet premiered at the Julliard School with seven dancers along with the musicians. Crusell’s <em>Quartet No. 1 in E-flat Major for Clarinet, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 36393 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Presents Orchestra Iowa Showcase Chamber's Ice Fishing Concert Dr. Larsen - Reflecting on 42 Years of DMMO Opera History http://iowapublicradio.org/post/dr-larsen-reflecting-42-years-dmmo-opera-history <p></p><p>This year marks the Des Moines Metro Opera’s 42<sup>nd</sup> Festival Season. &nbsp;The season includes Verdi’s <em>La Traviata</em>, <em>Dead Man Walking</em> by Heggie, and Rossini’s <em>Le Comte Ory</em>. New this year will be their 2<sup>nd</sup> Stage Series presentation of Peter Brook’s <em>Tragedy of Carmen, </em>a riveting pared-down version of Bizet’s <em>Carmen</em>.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 21:14:56 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 37229 at http://iowapublicradio.org Dr. Larsen - Reflecting on 42 Years of DMMO Opera History Symphonies of Iowa Presents DMSO's The Planets- Other Worlds? Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-dmsos-planets-other-worlds-concert <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Iowa Public Radio proudly showcases the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra and their fourth collaborative performance with the Chicago Symphony’s Beyond the Score series on Iowa Public Radio’s </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Symphonies of Iowa, </em>scheduled for Sunday, March 9, 2014 at noon and Monday, March 10, 2014 at 7 p.m<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 36392 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Presents DMSO's The Planets- Other Worlds? Concert Iowa Arts Showcase March 8, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-arts-showcase-march-8-11-am-and-5-pm <p></p><p></p><p>With spring just around the corner, Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Iowa Arts Showcase</em> gives you a fresh look into the restoration of C.Y. Stephens Auditorium’s “Silver Code”, the curtain that has opened world class acts for 45 years. Kate Greder, Textile Conservation Fellow, Jason Alread, Iowa State Associate Professor of Architecture, and Lynette Pohlman, the Director of University Museums at ISU, discuss the meticulous process of restoring the treasured curtain, as well as the curtain’s role in ISU’s architecturally significant Stephens Auditorium.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:36:57 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 36939 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa Arts Showcase March 8, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Symphonies of Iowa Presents Orchestra Iowa's Beauty and Beethoven Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-orchestra-iowas-beauty-and-beethoven-concert <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Join Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> for Orchestra Iowa’s <em>Beauty and Beethoven </em>concert from their 2013-2014 season Sunday, March 2, 2014 at noon and Monday, March 3, 2014 at 7 p.m. This performance includes Italian composer, conductor, pianist, and teacher, Giuseppe Martucci’s <em>Notturno, Op. 70</em>. Also performed is Rota’s virtuosic double bass work entitled <em>Divertimento Concertante </em>with internationally acclaimed Volkan Orhon soloing. Polishing off the concert is Beethoven’s <em>Symphony No. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 36492 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Presents Orchestra Iowa's Beauty and Beethoven Concert Symphonies of Iowa Presents wcfsymphony's Kristallnacht, Night of Broken Glass Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-wcfsymphonys-kristallnacht-night-broken-glass-concert <p>Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> presents a collaborative performance spearheaded by the wcfsymphony and the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at noon and Monday, February 24, 2014 at 7 p.m. Jason Weinberger, wcfsymphony’s artistic director and CEO, shares the stories about his two sets of grandparents and their survivals in Nazi camps during the Holocaust and his deep interest in music connected to those unspeakable times. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 36391 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Presents wcfsymphony's Kristallnacht, Night of Broken Glass Concert Symphonies of Iowa Presents DMSO's Scottish Fantasy and Rosenkavalier Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-dmsos-scottish-fantasy-and-rosenkavalier-concert <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Join Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> for the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra’s performance with Fumiaki Miura, a young Japanese violinist as he makes his debut with the Des Moines Symphony.&nbsp; Miuara, winner of the international Joseph Joachim Violin Competition will join the symphony for an inspiring performance of Bruch’s <em>Scottish Fantasy</em>. Also included on this program is Strauss’s romantic Suite from<em> Der Rosenkavalier</em>.</p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 35517 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Presents DMSO's Scottish Fantasy and Rosenkavalier Concert Symphonies of Iowa on IPR: Season List http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-ipr-season-list <p><strong>January-June 2014&nbsp;<em>SYMPHONIES OF IOWA</em>&nbsp;Broadcasts:</strong></p><p>January 19 and 20, 2014: Broadcast of Orchestra Iowa's "Bachtoberfest." Recorded October 11 and 12, 2013.</p><p>January 26 and 27, 2014: Broadcast of the Des Moines Symphony's "From Russia with&nbsp;Ilya." Recorded September 14 and 15, 2013.</p><p>February 2 and 3, 2014: Broadcast of the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony's "Opening-night Gala: Bolero." Recorded October 5, 2013.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:15:19 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 36057 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Presents the Orchestra Iowa Chamber's First 2013-2014 Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-orchestra-iowa-chambers-first-2013-2014-concert <p>The first Orchestra Iowa Chamber concert of the 2013-2014 season, entitled <em>Fall Romance</em>, includes the music of Haydn, Mozart, and Brahms. This program features violinists Luke Witchger and Karla Galva, violists Lisa Ponton and Amanda Grimm, cellist Carey Bostian, bass Volkan Orhon, and Charles Harris on horn. Please join Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> for our broadcast of Orchestra Iowa’s Showcase Chamber <em>Fall Romance</em> performance.</p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 35516 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Presents the Orchestra Iowa Chamber's First 2013-2014 Concert February Iowa Arts Showcase Takes Center Stage Saturday, February 8 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/february-iowa-arts-showcase-takes-center-stage-saturday-february-8 <p></p><p>Iowa Public Radio’s February Edition of the <em>Iowa Arts Showcase </em>provides a front row seat to the University of Northern Iowa’s Tallcorn Jazz Festival and Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz with guest artist Nachito Herrera. Iowa Public Radio’s Jacqueline Halbloom sits down with Herrera to discuss his early introduction to the world of classical and jazz piano along with his experience as an educator. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 16:46:50 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 35717 at http://iowapublicradio.org February Iowa Arts Showcase Takes Center Stage Saturday, February 8 Symphonies of Iowa presents wcfsymphony's "Opening-Night Gala" 2/2 and 2/3 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-wcfsymphonys-opening-night-gala-22-and-23 <p>The wcfsymphony takes the stage with flair in this week's&nbsp;<em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> on Iowa Public Radio. Special guest pianist and Iowa native Conor Hanick joins the orchestra to perform John Adams&nbsp;<em>Century Rolls</em>. Inspired by the edgy and rhythmic sound of piano rolls on a player-piano, the piano concerto quotes composers such as Ravel, Debussy, Gershwin, and Fats Waller amidst the musical image of an orchestra "aligned amongst the cogs and wheels of a bustling rhythmic machine."&nbsp;</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 34999 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa presents wcfsymphony's "Opening-Night Gala" 2/2 and 2/3 Symphonies of Iowa presents DMSO's "From Russia With Ilya" 1/26 and 1/27 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-dmsos-russia-ilya-126-and-127 <p>This week on Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em>, internationally renowned pianist Ilya Yakushev takes the stage with Maestro Joseph Giunta and the Des Moines Symphony in their 76<sup>th</sup> season debut program, <em>From Russia With Ilya</em>.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 34693 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa presents DMSO's "From Russia With Ilya" 1/26 and 1/27 Performance Iowa Special: Live Sneak-Peek of Robert Lindsey Nassif's "Opal," Tuesday, 1/21 at noon http://iowapublicradio.org/post/performance-iowa-special-live-sneak-peek-robert-lindsey-nassifs-opal-tuesday-121-noon <p>In Iowa Public Radio's Studio One, Robert Lindsey-Nassif and members of the CSPS <em>Opal </em>cast along with Iowa Public Radio’s Jacqueline Halbloom&nbsp;explore Lindsey Nassif’s critically-acclaimed musical, <em>Opal</em>. Iowa native&nbsp;Lindsey-Nassif, the composer, librettist, and director shares the background behind this unique riches-to-rags story of Opal Whiteley, a seven-year-old girl orphaned in a ship wreck and raised in an Oregon lumber camp.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 35002 at http://iowapublicradio.org Performance Iowa Special: Live Sneak-Peek of Robert Lindsey Nassif's "Opal," Tuesday, 1/21 at noon Symphonies of Iowa presents Orchestra Iowa's "Bachtoberfest" http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-presents-orchestra-iowas-bachtoberfest <p>Join us Monday at 7PM as the 2013-2014 Symphonies of Iowa season opens with Orchestra Iowa's "Bachtoberfest." The concert, which pays tribute to Johann Sebastian Bach, opens with his <em>Fugue</em><em style="line-height: 1.5;"> in G minor, BWV 578</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, originally for organ but orchestrated by Lucien </span>Cailliet<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. It is followed by a&nbsp; tribute to the master by Timothy Kramer, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">BACH meets EsCHer</em><em style="line-height: 1.5;">. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 34069 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa presents Orchestra Iowa's "Bachtoberfest" Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, January 13, 2014 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-monday-january-13-2014 <p>Concluding the encore portion of Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa </em>2013-2014 season on Monday, January 14, 2014 at 7 p.m., the Des Moines Symphony presents one of the most beloved and recognizable works of all time, Greig’s <em>Piano Concerto</em>, performed by guest artist Joyce Yang. As a Van Cliburn Silver Medalist, Ms. Yang’s performances capture audiences and leave them breathless. Also included on this program is the famous tone poem <em>Finlandia, </em>by Sibelius and Mahler’s poetic <em>Symphony No. 5</em>.</p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32052 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, January 13, 2014 Performance Iowa Live Broadcast of CROT's Carmen, January 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. http://iowapublicradio.org/post/performance-iowa-live-broadcast-crots-carmen-january-19-2014-2-pm <p>Love, lust, betrayal, and revenge all simmer during the Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre’s production of Bizet’s <em>Carmen</em>. Mezzo soprano and Iowa native, Janara Kellerman, sings the title role of the gypsy seductress. Tenor Alok Kumar plays the love-struck Don José, and baritone Philip Torre appears as the handsome toreador Escamillo.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 34106 at http://iowapublicradio.org Performance Iowa Live Broadcast of CROT's Carmen, January 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, January 6, 2014 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-monday-january-6-2014 <p>On Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> series’ encore broadcast Monday, January 6, 2014 at 7 p.m., Orchestra Iowa concludes their 2012-2013 symphonic season with the world-premiere of Michael Daugherty’s <em>American Gothic. </em>Michael Daugherty is a Cedar Rapids native and multiple Grammy-award winner. Orchestra Iowa commissioned this work, which was inspired by one of Grant Wood’s best-known paintings. Rachmaninov’s <em>The Rock</em> and Dvorak’s <em>Symphony No. 7</em> complete the program.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Featuring:</p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32051 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, January 6, 2014 January Iowa Arts Showcase Takes the Stage on Saturday, January 4 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/january-iowa-arts-showcase-takes-stage-saturday-january-4 <p></p><p>As we kick off the New Year, Iowa Public Radio’s January <em>Iowa Arts Showcase</em> takes you behind the scenes with guest stage director Bill Ferrara as he shares his take on the Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre’s production of Bizet’s <em>Carmen</em>. A classic tale of love, betrayal, and revenge, the gypsy seductress Carmen, sung by Iowa native Janera Kellerman, tires of her soldier lover Don José in favor of the handsome toreador Escamillio.</p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:42:14 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 34193 at http://iowapublicradio.org January Iowa Arts Showcase Takes the Stage on Saturday, January 4 Performance Iowa Special: Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre's FRANKENBOY! on January 1, 2014 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/performance-iowa-special-cedar-rapids-opera-theatres-frankenboy-january-1-2014 <p>Kick off the New Year with Iowa Public Radio’s special broadcast of the Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre’s Young Artist production of <em>FRANKENBOY!</em>&nbsp; by Iowa composer and librettist, Robert Lindsey-Nassif. Robert is the recipient of several awards for his Off-Broadway productions. <em>FRANKENBOY! </em>tells the story of Melvin Frankenstein and his first day at Transylvania Middle School.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 22:44:49 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 34073 at http://iowapublicradio.org Performance Iowa Special: Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre's FRANKENBOY! on January 1, 2014 Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday,December 30, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-mondaydecember-30-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Iowa Public Radio’s </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Symphonies of Iowa</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> series’ encore broadcast Monday, December 30, 2013 at 7 p.m., Maestro Mark Russell Smith leads the Quad City Symphony in the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">100</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> anniversary performance of Stravinsky’s </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Rite of Spring</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, which was first performed in 1913. Tue, 24 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32050 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday,December 30, 2013 December Iowa Arts Showcase Presents Holiday Music for All http://iowapublicradio.org/post/december-iowa-arts-showcase-presents-holiday-music-all <p></p><p></p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 20:40:20 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32667 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, December 2, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-monday-december-2-2013 <p>Featured on Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> series broadcast Monday, December 2, 2013 at 7 p.m.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">is the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra’s encore </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Classics 5 Russia’s Greatest </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">performance. This performance includes music from three of Russia’s greatest composers. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32049 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, December 2, 2013 Sarah Jane McMahon, soprano, in recital on Performance Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/sarah-jane-mcmahon-soprano-recital-performance-iowa <p>Join Iowa Public Radio in a special broadcast of the recital of renowned soprano Sarah Jane McMahon, at noon on both Friday November 29, 2013 and Sunday, December 8, 2013.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 18:48:28 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32619 at http://iowapublicradio.org Sarah Jane McMahon, soprano, in recital on Performance Iowa Performance Iowa Thanksgiving Special: Brucemorchestra VI http://iowapublicradio.org/post/performance-iowa-thanksgiving-special-brucemorchestra-vi <p>Save a seat at your Thanksgiving table this year for Iowa Public Radio Classical, as we present a special broadcast featuring Orchestra Iowa's annual Brucemorchestra concert from 2013. This special will air on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 2 p.m. and Sunday, December 1, 2013 at noon.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 18:39:11 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32620 at http://iowapublicradio.org Performance Iowa Thanksgiving Special: Brucemorchestra VI Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, November 25, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-monday-november-25-2013 <p>On Monday, November 25, 2013 at 7 p.m. Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> series’ presents an encore broadcast of the wcfsymphony collaboration with artist Gary Kelley from the closer of their 2012-2013 season. Kelley’s original <em>The Planets </em>was created in 2007. The symphony brings a new light to Kelley’s project through their performance of Holst’s <em>The Planets</em>. Kelley also discusses his creative process.</p><p>Featuring:</p><p>Jason Weinberger, Artistic Director and CEO<br />Gary Kelley, artist&nbsp;</p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32048 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, November 25, 2013 Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, November 18, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-monday-november-18-2013 <p>Featured on Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> series broadcast Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7 p.m. is an encore performance by the Des Moines Symphony as they celebrate and honor their partnership and history with Drake University. The symphony began in 1937 as the Drake/Des Moines Symphony. Choirs from Drake University join with the Des Moines Symphony in this celebration of 75 years of rich music making.</p><p>Featuring:</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:32:38 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 32046 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for Monday, November 18, 2013 Iowa Arts Showcase November 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-arts-showcase-november-2-2013-11-am-and-5-pm-1 <p></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:38:07 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 31357 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa Arts Showcase November 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Opera in October: CROT's La Boheme, 11/2 and 11/3 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/opera-october-crots-la-boheme-112-and-113 <p>In the final performances of the&nbsp;<em>Opera in October&nbsp;</em>broadcast series, Iowa Public Radio presents the Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre's production of Puccini's&nbsp;<em>La Boheme</em> on Saturday, November 2 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, November 3 at noon.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 18:34:54 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 31302 at http://iowapublicradio.org Opera in October: CROT's La Boheme, 11/2 and 11/3