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The Speed of Sound with Smasher

Smasher and the Kool team headed out to The Sound of Speed 2 event which was put on by The Barrett-Jackson Auction Company benefiting the Phoenix Symphony. 125 more words


Giora Schmidt Plays with the Phoenix Symphony

Last night’s performance of the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra was the final concert of the 2014-2015 season. Giori Schmidt’s captivated us with his virtuoso rendition of  275 more words


Phoenix Symphony Adds More Geek To Its Lineup

Phoenix has quietly become a huge hub of pop culture and geekdom. The city has a handful of conventions spread out through the year and is also attracting events such as Video Games Live, replay Symphony, and Chris Hardwick. 61 more words

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Paul Jacobs & the Phoenix Symphony

Grammy Award-winning organist Paul Jacobs returned to Phoenix as the soloist for Felix-Alexandre Guilmant’s Symphony No. 1 for Organ and Orchestra. Jacobs has played with the Phoenix Symphony on several occasions, most recently in 2013. 151 more words


Louis Lortie & the Phoenix Symphony

Our seats for last night’s Phoenix Symphony placed us in a different location than where we usually sit. We exchanged an earlier concert for this one because of a schedule conflict. 139 more words


For My Dad: "These Are the Days of Our Lives"

My dad and I are experts at creating memories together.

I remember the echo of composite leather against concrete as my dad taught me the rules of basketball and how to throw a perfect lay-up when I was in grade school. 574 more words


Christian Poltéra & the Phoenix Symphony

Swiss born Christian Poltéra performed as a soloist with the Phoenix Symphony last night. Samuel Barber’s Concerto for Cello & Orchestra in A minor, Opus 22 must be one of the most challenging of all pieces for the cello. 199 more words