IPR's Performance Iowa is excited to bring you a special New Year’s Day broadcast from the front lawn of Brucemore Mansion in Cedar Rapids! Orchestra Iowa is celebrating 10 years of Brucemore concerts with “Brucemorechestra X.”
The Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre will collaborate with Orchestra Iowa to present four world-class soloists performing famous operatic arias by Bizet, Verdi, Rossini, and more. The 10th anniversary bash will conclude with members of the Cedar Rapids Concert Chorale, MMU Chorus, Coe College Chorus, Kirkwood College Chorus and the four soloists performing Beethoven’s iconic Symphony No. 9, “Ode to Joy.” Be sure to tune in for the broadcast on Monday, January 1st, 2018 at noon!