Symphonies of Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org en Iowa's Symphonies Make Their Own Music This Season With New Commissions http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowas-symphonies-make-their-own-music-season-new-commissions <p>Iowa Public Radio’s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em> showcases an encore broadcast of the wcfsymphony’s “Spaces: Mahler 1 and World Premiere” concert this week. The program, which includes two Canzon by Gabrieli and Mahler’s <em>Symphony No. 1</em> also features the world premiere of a new work by composer Brooke Joyce called <em>Une Cité Moderne</em>. Brooke currently serves as the Composer-in-Residence at Luther College and is the newly elected president of the Iowa Composers Forum.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:57:54 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 43183 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa's Symphonies Make Their Own Music This Season With New Commissions Van Cliburn Gold Medalist Performs Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3 with Dubuque Symphony Orchestra http://iowapublicradio.org/post/van-cliburn-gold-medalist-performs-rachmaninoff-piano-concerto-no-3-dubuque-symphony-orchestra <p>To become a Van Cliburn gold medalist, what kind of piano should you learn on? Steinway? Yamaha? Jon Nakamatsu’s international career began on the keys of a humble toy organ. Concerned that at the age of four he would never be serious about playing the piano, Jon’s parents did not want to invest in an expensive instrument he would not use.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jon steps up to perform one of the most challenging pieces in the piano repertoire with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 21:45:44 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 41665 at http://iowapublicradio.org Van Cliburn Gold Medalist Performs Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3 with Dubuque Symphony Orchestra Beethoven, Brahms, & 'Rock Island Line" from QCSO http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beethoven-brahms-rock-island-line-qcso <p>Join us Monday at 7 PM to hear the Quad City Symphony in Beethoven, Brahms, and ...&nbsp;Bancks. In March, the orchestra premiered a work by local composer <strong>Jacob Bancks </strong>specifically&nbsp;<em>about </em>the&nbsp;Quad Cities. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:35:40 +0000 Barney Sherman 41555 at http://iowapublicradio.org Beethoven, Brahms, & 'Rock Island Line" from QCSO From Beethoven to Prairie Home, Bella does it all http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beethoven-prairie-home-bella-does-it-all <p>Avery Fisher Career Grant Winner, violinist Bella Hristova, soloed with the Des Moines Symphony in April of this year. She performed Beethoven’s magnificent <em>Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61</em>.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bella is the guest artist on this week’s edition of Iowa Public Radio’s </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Symphonies of Iowa</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> series featuring the Des Moines Symphony’s </span>Giunta<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Conducts Beethoven: </span>Eroica<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> concert.</span></p> Sun, 11 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom & Tony Dehner 40374 at http://iowapublicradio.org From Beethoven to Prairie Home, Bella does it all Hear as the WCFSymphony "takes us there" http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hear-wcfsymphony-takes-us-there <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Join us tonight at 7PM to hear the wcfsymphony premiere a work by Decorah-based composer&nbsp;</span><span data-reactid=".61.1:3:1:$comment10203667472235686_7742195:0.0.$right.0.$left.0.0.0:$comment-body.0.0" style="line-height: 1.5;"><span data-reactid=".61.1:3:1:$comment10203667472235686_7742195:0.0.$right.0.$left.0.0.0:$comment-body.0.0.$end:0:$0:0"><strong><a href="http://brookejoyce.com/" target="_blank">Br</a></strong></span></span><span data-reactid=".61.1:3:1:$comment10203667472235686_7742195:0.0.$right.0.$left.0.0.0:$comment-body.0.3" style="line-hei Sun, 04 May 2014 04:41:25 +0000 Barney Sherman 40113 at http://iowapublicradio.org Hear as the WCFSymphony "takes us there" Mighty Wurlitzer Returns to CR in Mahler, Walton http://iowapublicradio.org/post/mighty-wurlitzer-returns-cr-mahler-walton <p>The 2008 Cedar Rapids flood badly damaged the Wurlitzer organ at the Paramount Theatre, but it is now fully restored, and this March was unveiled in concert. For its victorious return, Orchestra Iowa chose two masterpieces that need a huge organ: Walton’s splendid <em>Te Deum</em> and Mahler’s “Resurrection” symphony. With two choruses, two soloists and full orchestra, this colossal performance brought together the largest ensemble ever to appear at the Paramount. Jacqueline Halbloom produced and hosts IPR's broadcast as part of our Symphonies of Iowa series.</p> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:43:00 +0000 Barney Sherman 39411 at http://iowapublicradio.org Mighty Wurlitzer Returns to CR in Mahler, Walton Sirota+Brahms from wcfso, Monday 7 PM http://iowapublicradio.org/post/sirotabrahms-wcfso-monday-7-pm <p class="mti_font_element" style="border: 0px; font-family: 'DIN Next W01 Regular', sans-serif; line-height: 18px; vertical-align: baseline; margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; color: rgb(76, 76, 76);">Violist Nadia Sirota&nbsp;- a leading advocate of new music, and former student of Jason Weinberger - recently joined the WCFSymphony&nbsp;to perform "beautiful music of a higher order than anything else you will hear this year" - works written for her by Judd Greenstein and Daniel Bjarnson. Then Weinberger&nbsp;led the orchestra in the sumptuous (but violin-free) Serenade no. 2 of Brahms. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:12:40 +0000 Barney Sherman 39062 at http://iowapublicradio.org Sirota+Brahms from wcfso, Monday 7 PM Concert review: wcfsymphony takes us there... http://iowapublicradio.org/post/concert-review-wcfsymphony-takes-us-there <p><strong><a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/post/london-or-paris-no-its-iowa" target="_blank">Iowa's amazing classical &nbsp;month&nbsp;</a></strong>continues with <a href="http://www.trio826.com/#!live/cqnr" target="_blank"><strong>Trio 826 i</strong>n Cedar Falls and Rock Island</a>&nbsp;(watch this space), the <a href="https://dmsymphony.org/events/masterworks-6-giunta-conducts-beethoven-eroica/" target="_blank"><strong>Des Moines Symphony</strong>&nbsp;in <strong>Beethoven's Eroica Symphony</strong> and <strong>Violin Concerto</strong></a> this weekend, <strong><a href="http://events.kw Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:26:36 +0000 Barney Sherman 38855 at http://iowapublicradio.org Concert review: wcfsymphony takes us there... OI Shines in LvB, Dmitri, Barber & Mozart http://iowapublicradio.org/post/oi-shines-lvb-dmitri-barber-mozart <p>Mozart was 23 when he wrote a concerto so rich that not even he would ever surpass it. It's for Violin and Viola (K. 364) and when Orchestra Iowa performed the work recently, &nbsp;i<span style="line-height: 1.5;">nstead of bringing in touring soloists, they shined the spotlight on their own &nbsp;first violinist Luke&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Witchger&nbsp;and principal violist Lisa&nbsp;Ponton.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp; They were amazing:</span></p> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:51:21 +0000 Barney Sherman 38697 at http://iowapublicradio.org OI Shines in LvB, Dmitri, Barber & Mozart Is This London (or Paris)? No, It's Iowa! http://iowapublicradio.org/post/london-or-paris-no-its-iowa <div><div><strong><em>Just an ordinary weekend in Iowa: </em></strong>Sure, if you were in London you could hear the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra's Beethoven and Bruckner, and next weekend, see Sadler's Wells dance a&nbsp;Stravinsky&nbsp;double-bill. But think of the traffic and the cost of living! Meanwhile, here in Iowa? Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:57:20 +0000 Barney Sherman 38616 at http://iowapublicradio.org Is This London (or Paris)? No, It's Iowa! 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 Mozart Soiree from WCFSO @7 PM http://iowapublicradio.org/post/mozart-soiree-wcfso-7-pm <p>Travel back in time tonight to hear the WCFSymphony's re-creation of&nbsp; a Mozart soiree, recorded live at Waterloo’s newly-restored Brown Derby Ballroom. The elegant interior was the perfect setting for an array of Mozartian gems, culminating in the Symphony no. 40. Soloists included soprano Suzanne Lommler and Artistic Director Jason Weinberger on clarinet. Jacqueline Halbloom hosts this Symphonies of Iowa broadcast.</p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:00:49 +0000 Barney Sherman 38019 at http://iowapublicradio.org Mozart Soiree from WCFSO @7 PM Iowa Orchestras Make Music - about Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-orchestras-make-music-about-iowa <p>Iowa's orchestras are commissioning works&nbsp;about Iowa; but how can music without words convey anything about a place? Some examples:</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:51:30 +0000 Barney Sherman 37707 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa Orchestras Make Music - about Iowa 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 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 Orchestra Iowa players: Haydn, Mozart, Brahms http://iowapublicradio.org/post/orchestra-iowa-players-haydn-mozart-brahms <p>Join us tonight at 7 to hear Orchestra Iowa principal players delight with masterpieces for horn by Haydn and Mozart and a&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">supreme works for string by Brahms. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:58:37 +0000 Barney Sherman 36060 at http://iowapublicradio.org Orchestra Iowa players: Haydn, Mozart, Brahms 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for October 21, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-october-21-2013 <p style="margin-left:1.0in;">On Monday, October 21, 2013 at 7 p.m., Iowa Public Radio&rsquo;s <em>Symphonies of Iowa </em>presents an encore broadcast featuring Orchestra Iowa.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 29623 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for October 21, 2013 Symphonies of Iowa Encore Broadcast for October 14, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-encore-broadcast-october-14-2013 <p style="margin-left:1.0in;">On Monday, October 14, 2014 at 7 p.m. Iowa Public Radio&rsquo;s <em>Symphonies of Iowa</em>&nbsp;presents an encore broadcast of the&nbsp;Waterloo0-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra, narrator Scott Cawelti, and the Northern Iowa Youth Orchestra performance. Commissioned by the Blanden Memorial Art Museum and the Fort Dodge Area Symphony, Jonathan Chenette&rsquo;s Rural Symphony is a three-movement work inspired by photographs of daily life in rural Iowa. Tue, 08 Oct 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 29621 at http://iowapublicradio.org