Shreveport Symphony Orchestra

Airs Friday, July 6, 2018, at 12 noon. This week on the Regional Symphony Broadcast the Shreveport Symphony presents a Salute to John Williams. Michael Butterman leads the orchestra. Revel in fantastic music by America’s greatest living composer for film―the incomparable John Williams. With Star Wars, E.T., Jaws, Harry Potter and more, this broadcast promises to be a delight for all ages!

Kirill Bashkirov / Philippe Quint

Airs Friday, Mary 4, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Maestro Michael Butterman and violinist Philippe Quint about the Shreveport Symphony's Season Finale featuring Philippe Quint as soloist in the Violin Concerto by Korngold. The concert opens with the Overture to Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss Jr. and the Symphony No. 4 by Johannes Brahms. For more information visit the Shreveport Symphony online or call 318-227-8863.

Airs Friday, March 23, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with conductor Michael Butterman about the Shreveport Symphony’s Tribute to Bernstein at 100 featuring the Chichester Psalms with the Centenary College Choir and Prísma Vocal Ensemble. Also on the concert program are the Psalm and Fugue for String Orchestra by Alan Hovanness, Copland's Suite from The Tender Land, and the Russian Easter Festival Overture by Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Festival Overture.

Press Image / Richard Morales

Airs Friday, march 2, 2018 at 12 noon. The week on our Regional Broadcasts the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra Presents Magnificent Mozart with claranetist Ricardo Morales as the soloist in Mozart's Clarinet Concerto. Music Director Michael Butterman will open he concert with Respighi's Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 3 and the concert concludes with Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 5, his “Reformation Symphony.”

Airs Friday, January 19, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Michael Butterman and John Henry Crawford about two upcoming concerts. This Sunday at 3 p.m. in Anderson Auditorium the SSO Chamber series with John Henry Crawford present Claude Boling's Suite for Cello and Jazz Piano Trio with Wideman winning pianist Tzu-Yin Huang. Then the chamber concert continues with Schubert's Trout Quintet.

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