Monday, April 18, 2011

Local organist strikes a chord!

WHAT: Power & Pipes
WHEN: Saturday, April 30 7 PM
WHERE: UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center 6001 Dodge Street
TICKETS: $30 General Admission 402.342.3560

Feel the power of live music at an Omaha Symphony Chamber concert sure to strike a chord in your soul! The orchestra presents Power & Pipes Saturday, April 30 at 7 p.m. at the UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center, featuring organist Dr. Marie Rubis Bauer. The concert features a wind showcase by Schubert, a Mozart string serenade, and Rheinberger’s romantic Organ Concerto No. 2.

Bauer is the director of music and organist at the Cathedral of Saint Cecilia in Omaha. She is also the director of the School of Music in the Archdiocese of Omaha’s Saint Cecilia Institute and founding artistic director of Omaha’s Baroque and Bach Festivals. As an organist, Bauer has performed on significant modern and historic instruments throughout the United States and in Sweden, Germany, Swtizerland, Poland, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic. Bauer last performed with the Omaha Symphony in 2007.

Monday, April 11, 2011

On The Cover...

You must check out the April issue of Metro Magazine...with its amazingly awesome cover/cover story! Click here to flip through the online version.

Thanks, Metro, for recognizing our organization's community impact and always celebrating service in your publication!

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Syncing music with movies requires concentration and precision

There is a fantastic, interesting article in today's OWH about the multimedia trend you're seeing in our programming and the challenges these concerts present behind the scenes. Learn how we get the original footage and live orchestra to sync up.
Read all about it--CLICK HERE!

The trend recently:
Last weekend, Blue Planet.
This weekend, Rodgers & Hammerstein: At the Movies.
Next season, "Psycho" and "The Wizard of Oz" with orchestra.

Monday, April 4, 2011

Rodgers & Hammerstein: At the Movies!

This is going to be a terrific show, packed with music you love and lots of charm. Great seats are still available! Get yours today: 402.345.0606 or