Lubbock Symphony Orchestra

The Lubbock Symphony Orchestra is performing concerts this weekend. Joining the Front Row to talk about the show, “The Impressionists,” are Galen Wixson and David Cho.

The Title is “The Impressionists.” For people who might now know, Galen, what does that mean and who are they?

Galen Wixson and David Cho, of the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra (LSO), join the front row to discuss the upcoming performance of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.

The LSO is launching it’s master works season with concerts this weekend. Tell us about it, unpack the details.

Wixson: This weekend, Friday and Saturday evening at the Lubbock Civic Center, we will be presenting Beethoven’s ninth symphony, the choral. It’s a tremendous musical experience and the ultimate Beethoven symphony. As a cellist it’s one of my favorite works. We’re really excited.

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra's Fall Pops Concert

Sep 13, 2017

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra Announces Its Fall Pops Concert, “Sinatra and Beyond"

What: Award-winning artist Tony DeSare joins the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra (LSO) one night only for Sinatra and Beyond.

When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, September 23

Where: Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Theatre; 1501 Mac Davis Lane; Lubbock, TX 79401

Galen Wixson playing the cello.
Kaysie Ellingson

Galen Wixson, President and CEO of Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, joins us on this episode of The Front Row to discuss their upcoming performance season and also gives a special performance of his own.

Your new season, titled “Imagine: Our Music, Your Canvas,” strikes a connection between art and music. Is that what you had in mind?

The Lubbock Symphony Orchestra is hosting a one night only event "A Night at the Movies." 

We spoke with LSO President Mary Saathoff and Music Director David Cho about the evening featuring music from popular American Film. Clink on the audio link to hear all the details plus a sneak peak of the performance!

You can hear The Front Row weekdays on 89.1, Lubbock's Voice of the Arts.