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5:12 pm
Fri April 18, 2014

The RSO Classics Concert Series - "Love of Homeland"

  

Classical WNIU invites you to experience Rockford Symphony Orchestra's next "Classics Series" concert at the Coronado Theater this Saturday, April 26th at 7:30pm.

The RSO presents "Love of Homeland" featuring four works inspired by just that.  The evening begins with Dvorak’s tone poem My Homeland, honoring his beloved Bohemia.  He was inspired by Smetana’s Ma Vlast (my country) and you will hear the vivid depiction of the Vlatava River in Moldau, the most well know section of that work.

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Arts
7:55 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Todd Rundgren brings orchestral sound to Rockford

Rundgren conducting the Metropole Orchestra
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  • Todd Rundgren explains how he wound up singing in front of an orchestra

The legendary rocker takes a step back from rock shows to perform with RSO June 1 and 2.

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Arts
6:11 pm
Fri December 2, 2011

The Nutcracker, Rockford-style

The Rockford Dance Company and the Rockford Symphony Orchestra team up for their annual performances of The Nutcracker.  WNIJ’s Guy Stephens has more.