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Percussion Virtuoso: Bill Vits

by (grpl)

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

by (GRTV)

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)

by (GRTV)

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

by (GRTV)

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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Grand Rapids Symphony 101

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 10-31-2014 under

Grand Rapids Symphony presents Grand Rapids Symphony 101. This special event for young professionals allows participants to meet the musicians of the Grand Rapids Symphony on stage, take a backstage tour, and mix and mingle with other professionals...

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Holiday Pops Spectacular

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 10-31-2014 under

Grand Rapids Symphony presents Holiday Pops Spectacular. This holiday event is fun for the whole family! The pre-concert event precedes the Fox Motors Pops Series Holiday Pops matinee. Families will enjoy festive treats, games, crafts, activities,...

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Grand Rapids' Symphony invites younger patrons to last summer picnic performance

by (andreemi)

Submitted 07-29-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

From 5:30-9:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, the Grand Rapids Symphony invites young people ages 21-35 to the Cannonsburg Ski Area, 6800 Cannonsburg Road in Belmont, for a night of music and beer with friends old and new. “The reason we’re...

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MySymphony360 Music & Microbrews Party

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 06-06-2014 under

MySymphony360, a membership program for ages 21-35, is launching a new season of exclusive perks at the D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops Music of the Eagles concert. Sign up for a MySymphony360 membership and learn what the program has in...

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MySymphony360 Music & Microbrews Party

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 06-06-2014 under

MySymphony360, a membership program for ages 21-35, is launching a new season of exclusive perks at the D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops Music of the Eagles concert. Sign up for a MySymphony360 membership and learn what the program has in...

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GRAM Education Center supports lifetime learning

by (kmb53)

Submitted 11-29-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

  When visitors to the Grand Rapids Art Museum walk in the building, they are immediately greeted with elegant architecture and works of art. As visitors look around, to the right they see a hallway across the courtyard which ends with a bright...

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