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Opera Grand Rapids gives Midwest premiere of Gluck's 'Orfeo ed Euridice'

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Submitted 04-07-2016 under NONPROFITS

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Performing new music is an important part of the mission of any orchestra – even when the music is new because it’s old. Grand Rapids Symphony joins Opera Grand Rapids this weekend to give the Midwest premiere of...

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Grand Rapids Symphony signs unprecedented five-year contract with musicians

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Submitted 04-07-2016 under NONPROFITS

An unprecedented 5-year collective bargaining agreement that’ll carry the Grand Rapids Symphony through the rest of this decade and through its 90th anniversary season in 2019-20 has been ratified. The contract between the Grand Rapids...

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Grand Rapids Symphony unveils 2016 Picnic Pops Season

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Submitted 03-24-2016 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Pops will rock you at the 2016 Picnic Pops. New experiences and new sounds, including a tribute to the rock group Queen, are part of the 2016 D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops season at Cannonsburg Ski Area. But old standbys,...

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Curls, Locs, & Cocktails Natural Night Out with MySymphony360

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Submitted 11-03-2015 under

Are you between the ages of 21 and 35? Join MySympyhony360 and Beauty of Tziyon, Organic Bath and Beauty for a pre-concert mixer on Saturday November 14! This event will be followed by the Grand Rapids Symphony's Fantasia Live In...

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Percussion Virtuoso: Bill Vits

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Submitted 04-14-2015 under

Principal Percussionist for the Grand Rapids Symphony, Bill Vits will share the world of percussion through performance, audience interaction, and demonstration of a variety of instruments.

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Percussion Virtuoso: Bill Vits

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Submitted 04-14-2015 under

Principal Percussionist for the Grand Rapids Symphony, Bill Vits will share the world of percussion through performance, audience interaction, and demonstration of a variety of instruments.

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Percussion Virtuoso: Bill Vits

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Submitted 04-14-2015 under

Principal Percussionist for the Grand Rapids Symphony, Bill Vits will share the world of percussion through performance, audience interaction, and demonstration of a variety of instruments.

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Heritage Hausmusik - Trio by Arnold Schoenberg

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Submitted 12-03-2014 under NONPROFITS

Songs from the Second Floor is a collection of the ephemeral performances that occur live on the air, in one take, on 88.1 WYCE. This video series is produced by GRTV in collaboration with WYCE and The Rapidian in order to capture and archive these...

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Heritage Hausmusik - Quartet in A minor Opus 132, Middle Movement (Song of Thanksgiving)

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Submitted 11-26-2014 under NONPROFITS

According to Wikipedia:Beethoven wrote this piece after recovering from a serious illness which he had feared was fatal because he had been afflicted with intestinal disorder during the entire winter of 1824-5. He thus headed the movement with the...

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Heritage Hausmusik - Quartet in A minor Opus 132, 1st Movement

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Submitted 11-26-2014 under NONPROFITS

According to wikipedia: The Quartet in A minor, Op. 132, by Ludwig van Beethoven, was written in 1825, given its public premiere on November 6 of that year by the Schuppanzigh Quartet and was dedicated to Count Nicolai Galitzin, as were Opp. 127 and...

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