Omaha Symphony Presents Bach and Vivaldi

November 20th, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Omaha Symphony goes baroque this weekend. This pair of chamber concerts on Saturday will feature Bach and Vivaldi.

Featuring Concertmaster, Susanna Perry Gilmore

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Omaha Symphony and ‘The Carnival of the Animals’

November 13th, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Omaha Symphony will present Camille Saint-Saens The Carnival of the Animals tonight at the Holland Performing Arts Center. What was originally written as a bit of amusement became one of the artist’s most famous works.

Featuring Maestro, Thomas Wilkins

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Omaha Symphony to Perform All Beethoven

October 20th, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Centennial Overtures introduce Omaha Symphony’s 100th season, a series of engaging and COVID safe concerts following this year’s performance hiatus.

Featuring Music Director of Omaha Symphony, Thomas Wilkins

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Cathedral Arts Project to Host Darci Griffith and David Downing

October 16th, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha NE—Cathedral Arts Project was founded in 1985 to promote and celebrate the performing and visual arts in Omaha’s historic St. Cecilia Cathedral. They feature all forms of visual arts and music, and this Sunday they will host KVNO’s own Darci Griffith performing with David Downing.

Featuring Jeff Hoffman, Chair of the Program Committee for Cathedral Arts Project.

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Omaha Symphony Reopens with ‘Centennial Overtures’

October 2nd, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha Symphony returns for their 100th season this weekend with classical and pops concerts. President and CEO of Omaha Symphony, Jennifer Boomgaarden.

Featuring President and CEO of Omaha Symphony, Jennifer Boomgaarden.

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Dr. Washington García Performs ‘Live on the Stream’

June 30th, 2020

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—Omaha Performing Arts’ Live on the Stream Series continues, presenting virtual concerts featuring local talent. UNO’s School of Music Director, Dr. Washington García, will perform tomorrow at noon. An internationally recognized pianist, García has received the highest Cultural Achievement Award given by the Ecuadorian National Assembly to individuals who have demonstrated excellence in the arts, and tomorrow he will be playing works by Chopin on Facebook Live.

Featuring Dr. Washington García

Like many artists and patrons, García’s plans for the year took an unfortunate turn, but the efforts by local organizations, like Omaha Performing Arts, keep performance alive.

Dr. Washington García will perform works by Chopin Wednesday, July 1 at noon on Facebook, part of Omaha Performing Arts Live on the Stream Series. For more information, visit O-PA.org.

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