RSO

Special Event
12:17 pm
Thu January 8, 2015

A Night Out with Northern Public Radio

Join friends of Northern Public Radio this Valentine’s Day for a “Night Out with Northern Public Radio.”

The evening begins at Abreo in Rockford and features a cocktail hour and a four-course dining experience. After dinner, this special Valentine’s Day “Night Out” continues at the Coronado Theater where the Rockford Symphony Orchestra will perform “Memories from Times of War” featuring soprano Amy Conn.

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Preview: 2014-2015 Season
4:45 am
Thu September 18, 2014

A Conversation With Rockford Symphony Orchestra Director Steven Larsen

Credit Susan Stephens / WNIJ

 The Rockford Symphony Orchestra opens its 2014-2015 Classics Concert season this Saturday evening at the Coronado Theater in downtown Rockford. 

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Free Range Radio
1:51 pm
Wed September 17, 2014

Rockford Symphony Orchestra Season Preview

Rockford Symphony Orchestra Artistic Director/Conductor Steven Larsen
Credit Susan Stephens / WNIJ

What's on tap for Rockford Symphony Orchestra fans this season? Hear all about it AND and hear a lot of great music during this edition of Free Range Radio.

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Arts
2:59 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Rockford Symphony Names New Conductor For Youth Orchestra

Linc Smelser
Credit Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra

The Rockford Symphony Orchestra (RSO) has chosen Linc Smelser to be the next conductor of the Rockford Symphony Youth Orchestra (RSYO). The RSO announced the selection Friday.

In the announcement, RSO Music Director Steven Larsen said he was delighted to have Smelser as the RSYO's new conductor.

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Rockford Symphony Orchestra
2:26 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

Rockford Symphony 2013/14 Classics Concert Preview

Eric Hradecky spoke with Steven Larsen, Conductor of the RSO about the orchestra's upcoming Classics Concert Season.

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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.