Press Releases

Release Date Title
Wed, 05/01/2013 Grand Rapids Bach Festival and Grand Rapids Symphony Expand Partnership through Symphony Affiliation
Thu, 04/25/2013 Conversation with Chorus Director Pearl Shangkuan about Beethoven's "Solemn Mass"
Thu, 04/25/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony Chorus celebrates 50th season with performances of rarely-heard masterpiece, Beethoven’s “Solemn Mass,” May 10-11
Wed, 04/10/2013 Grand Rapids Bach Festival invites community to discover the music of the Baroque master, April 21-27
Mon, 04/08/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony Recognizes Three Community Leaders, Unveils New Leadership Award, with 2013 BRAVO! Awards, Oct. 16
Thu, 03/28/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents Magic Circle Mime Company April 14
Wed, 03/27/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony features Ravel’s “Boléro” in a concert reflecting the Latin spirit, April 12-13
Thu, 03/21/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony and Cirque Mechanics franchise collaborate to debut innovative Cirque show, April 19-21
Thu, 03/14/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony presents interactive musical tale of "Ferdinand the Bull," March 23
Mon, 03/11/2013 Sixteen-year-old violin superstar joins Grand Rapids Symphony for Vivaldi's "Four Seasons," March 22 & 23
Tue, 02/26/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents “The Matrix Live,” March 19
Fri, 02/22/2013 Nine-time All-Ireland fiddle champion Eileen Ivers joins Grand Rapids Symphony, March 8-10
Thu, 02/14/2013 Concert at Cathedral of Saint Andrew Celebrates Grand Rapids Symphony Chorus’ 50th Season, March 2 & 3
Tue, 02/12/2013 D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops Season Tickets Now on Sale
Tue, 02/12/2013 Great Cities of the World Inspire Program of Masterful Orchestral Works, Feb. 22-23
Thu, 01/31/2013 Conversation with Composer Avner Dorman
Thu, 01/31/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents 12th Annual "Symphony with Soul," Feb. 16
Tue, 01/22/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents "Hough Plays Liszt," Feb. 1 & 2
Thu, 01/10/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents “Play! A Video Game Symphony,” Jan. 29
Wed, 01/09/2013 Grand Rapids Symphony presents “Broadway Rocks!” Jan. 18-20
Fri, 12/21/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents All-French Program, Jan. 11 & 12
Tue, 12/11/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Music Director David Lockington Trades Baton for Bow, Jan. 3 and 4
Thu, 12/06/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Receives NEA Grant to Support Music Workshops with Public School Students
Tue, 11/27/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony’s “Fifth Third Cirque de Noël” Returns Dec. 18-20.
Fri, 11/16/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony partners with Grand Rapids Bach Festival
Thu, 11/15/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony’s Nestlé Gerber Holiday Pops Continues a Musical Holiday Tradition, Dec. 6-9
Wed, 11/07/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Extends Special Discount to Military Personnel and Veterans for Holocaust Memorial Concerts Nov. 16 & 17
Mon, 11/05/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Women’s Committee Unveils “Encore!”
Thu, 11/01/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents Concert to Encourage Interfaith Understanding, Commemorate Holocaust, Nov. 16 and 17
Fri, 10/26/2012 Fountain Street Church and Grand Rapids Symphony Join Forces to present Interfaith Concert of Song and Word, Dec. 9
Mon, 10/22/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Fox Motors Pops Series presents “Sounds of Simon and Garfunkel” November 9-11
Wed, 10/17/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Pairs New Sphinx Commission with Two Audience Favorites in “Mozart and Brahms,” October 26 and 27
Thu, 10/11/2012 Fresh Talent Showcases an Eclectic Mix of Music in Crowe Horwath Rising Stars Concert “Mozart and Mendelssohn”
Tue, 09/25/2012 David Lockington Will Step into New Role of Music Director Laureate at Conclusion of Grand Rapids Symphony 2014-15 Season
Mon, 09/24/2012 Conversation with Composer Amanda Harberg
Mon, 09/24/2012 Conversation with Violist Brett Deubner
Fri, 09/21/2012 Composer-Musician Collaboration Featured in Grand Rapids Symphony’s Rising Stars Series Opener, Sept. 27 & 28
Mon, 08/20/2012 Conversation with Composer Shannon Wood
Tue, 07/24/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony’s D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops Features Kansas – Live in Concert, Aug. 2 & 3
Wed, 07/18/2012 John Denver tribute concert features former band member and Denver’s final, never recorded song, July 26-27
Mon, 07/02/2012 Members of The Four Seasons Perform the Hits at Grand Rapids Symphony’s D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops, July 19-20
Fri, 06/29/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Opens D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops with Classical Fireworks “Best of Edition,” July 12-13
Thu, 06/14/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony names Karen Nofsinger the 2012-2013 recipient of The John P. Varineau Outstanding Music Educator Award
Tue, 06/12/2012 Helen DeVos Honored with Gold Baton Award (video)
Fri, 05/18/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Society Holds Annual Meeting
Wed, 05/09/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents Season Finale Collage Concert May 18-19
Wed, 05/02/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Features Broadway Concert “Behind the Mask,” Mother’s Day Weekend, May 11-13
Thu, 04/05/2012 Grand Rapids Symphony Presents Rarely Performed Choral Masterpiece Mahler’s Symphony of a Thousand, April 20 and 21
Mon, 04/02/2012 Individual Tickets on Sale Now for D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops
Mon, 03/12/2012 Groundbreaking show stars dancers from “So You Think You Can Dance,” “Dancing With the Stars” pros and “American Idol” finalists, March 27
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