Quad City Symphony Orchestra http://iowapublicradio.org en 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 on IPR: Season List http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-ipr-season-list <p><strong>June-December 2014&nbsp;<em>SYMPHONIES OF IOWA</em>&nbsp;Broadcasts:</strong></p><p>June 30, 2014: Broadcast of wcfsymphony's "A Mozart Soiree." Recorded Februrary 1, 2014.</p><p>July 7, 2014: Broadcast of wcfsymphony's "Spaces: Mahler 1 and World Premiere." Recorded April 5, 2014.</p><p>July 14, 2014: Broadcast of Orchestra Iowa's "Bachtoberfest." Recorded October 11 and 12, 2013.</p><p>July 21, 2014: Broadcast of the Des Moines Symphony's "From Russia with&nbsp;Ilya." Recorded September 14 and 15, 2013.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:15:19 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 36057 at http://iowapublicradio.org 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 "Rite of Spring," "Pictures" by Quad City SO http://iowapublicradio.org/post/rite-spring-pictures-quad-city-so <p>2013 was the 100th&nbsp;anniversary of the riotous premiere of Stravinsky's&nbsp;<em>Rite of Spring.</em> Join us Monday at 7 PM to hear the Quad City Symphony Orchestra perform it, and Mussorgsky's <em>Pictures at an Exhibition,</em> led by music director Mark Russell Smith. The concert was recorded at the Adler Theater in Davenport and is part of IPR's Symphonies of Iowa series.</p> Sat, 22 Jun 2013 20:04:32 +0000 Barney Sherman 22883 at http://iowapublicradio.org "Rite of Spring," "Pictures" by Quad City SO Symphonies of Iowa for June 23 and Juner 24, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/symphonies-iowa-june-23-and-juner-24-2013 <p><strong>Quad City Symphony Orchestra</strong></p><p><strong>Mark Russell Smith, music director</strong></p><p>Maestro Mark Russell Smith leads the Quad City Symphony in a program from their 2012-2013 season. Founded in 1915 as the Tri-City Symphony, the Quad City Symphony Orchestra celebrates 98 years.</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 18893 at http://iowapublicradio.org Symphonies of Iowa for June 23 and Juner 24, 2013