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Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra rings in the holidays with concert.

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra rings in the holidays with concert.

By Noah Thornburgh | December 10, 2018

The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra held their annual holiday concert, “Winter Wonderland,” Friday at the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall. The concert featured two hours of various winter-themed music from oldies like Johnny Marks’ “Rudolph the Red-Nosed...

NIU Community School of Arts to hold recitals throughout May

By Northern Star staff | April 28, 2015

The NIU Community School of the Arts will hold concerts throughout May featuring elementary and high school students who took private lessons in the spring semester.Ensemble and solo performances will start Tuesday and conclude May 20 in the Recital Hall....

The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra performs Oct. 11 in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall. The concert featured the world premiere of composer Adam Silverman’s “The Hedgehog’s Dilemma: Concerto for Violin and Cello,” which had solos from sisters Elisa and Amy Sue Barston.

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra to hold 38th season finale

By Northern Star staff | April 28, 2015

The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will hold its 38th season finale Saturday at the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall.The symphony orchestra will perform “Symphony No. 31,” “Songs of a Wayfarer” and “The Rite of Spring” at 7:30 p.m.Music director...

NIU Community School of the Arts to host annual concerto competition

By Northern Star Staff | October 14, 2012

The NIU Community School of the Arts is holding a concerto competition for local youth musicians. The annual CSA Sinfonia Concerto Competition is open to anyone 18 or younger who lives within a 75-mile radius of DeKalb. All vocalists and musicians who...

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra to perform at NIU Saturday

By Deanna Frances | October 3, 2012

The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will perform four French Impressionist pieces for their annual fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the NIU Music Building. The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra began in 1976 and is...

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