KSO

Classical WNIU is pleased to invite you to the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra's annual Arthur D. Montzka Memorial Concert on Saturday, March 7,  at 7:30 p.m. in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the NIU Music Building in DeKalb.

The concert will include "Overture to 'Romeo and Juliet,'" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and "Symphony No. 2, Op. 132 " ("Mysterous Mountain"), by Alan Hovhaness. Cellist Nathan Mo, the winner of the Arthur D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition, will perform "Cello Concerto No. 1 in Eb Major, Op. 107," by Dmitri Shostakovich.

The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra's annual Arthur D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition has been a proud tradition since 1986, showcasing some of Northern Illinois' finest young artists.  Classical WNIU is pleased to invite you to a special performance by this year's winners Saturday, February 22nd at 7:30pm at NIU's Boutell Memorial Concert Hall.

The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will soon close its current season in grand fashion with “Romancing the Rach,” Saturday evening, May 4th.

Classical WNIU invites you to DeKalb for the adventure, as the KSO fills the NIU’s Boutell Memorial Concert Hall with the sounds of Rachmaninoff.  Specifically, we’ll hear Piano Concerto No. 2 and Symphonic Dances, Opus 45. "Les Preludes" by Liszt is also on this program you won't want to miss.