Steven Larsen

Rockford Symphony Orchestra

The Illinois Council of Orchestras has named Rockford Symphony Orchestra Music Director Steven Larsen its 2016 Conductor of the Year in the professional orchestra category, and the Elgin Symphony Orchestra Professional Orchestra of the Year for 2016. Larsen also received the award in 1999 and 2006. The ESO had previously won in its category in 1988, 1999 and 2005. Larsen is now in his 25 th season as Music Director of the RSO. The orchestra announced Tuesday that Larsen has renewed his...

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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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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.