Returning guest conductor brings out the beauty of Brahms

March 1st, 2019

By Melissa Dundis

James Feddeck leads the Omaha Symphony at the Holland Center this weekend. Brahms, Barber and Weber!

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Omaha Composer debuts Singer-Songwriter album

February 19th, 2019

By Melissa Dundis

“I was always writing my own music. Whether or not I showed it to anybody didn’t really matter to me, just that I was creating it. I felt this urge. When everyone else was going out to a party I was sneaking off to a practice room to sing and write” – Dryden Thomas.

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Hippogriff Studios.

Local composer Dryden Thomas, best known for his work with the repertoire for the Omaha Conservatory of Music’s String Sprouts and he just released his debut album, Waterbearer.

Tower Duo Returns for Eko Nova Series

February 1st, 2019

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Tower Duo, contemporary chamber ensemble and married couple, will perform at the Kaneko as part of Omaha Chamber Music Society’s Eko Nova series. Both Lecturers at various Ohio colleges, it’s not Michael and Erin Helgeson Torres first time in Omaha. This is their second time performing for Eko Nova, one of several major performance series that establish Omaha as a locale for contemporary and experimental music.

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A Swingin’ Holiday Show with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

December 11th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—One of the most prominent touring swing bands today, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s Wild and Swingin Holiday Party arrives in Omaha tomorrow night, organized by Focus Magazine’s Shawn Ashton.

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Vesper Concert Series presents Trio Fortutio: The Human Factor

November 16th, 2018

By Corbin Hirschhorn

The Vesper concert series welcomes an unlikely ensemble to the stage of the Presbyterian Church of the Cross this weekend, Trio Fortutio. Representing the US and Brazil, the group comprises American UNO Professor and Flutist, Christine Beard, and Brazilians, Pianist Catarina Domenici and Cellist Rodrigo Alquati.

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Omaha Central soloist joins Omaha Symphony for Mendelssohn’s Elijah

November 9th, 2018

By Melissa Dundis

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