Archive for November, 2020

Felix Mendelssohn and his Octet for Strings

Posted on: November 30th, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

Octet for Strings in E-flat Major, Op. 20 (1825) – Felix Mendelssohn (1809 – 1847) Felix Mendelssohn greets this life surrounded by culture, with wealthy parents who not only support the Berlin arts, but also bring artists home for dinners and concerts in their living room. Among others, young Felix hobnobbed with Rossini and Goethe […]

Happy Thanksgiving from the RSO

Posted on: November 25th, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

Wishing you and yours a very HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!! In this season of gratitude, we are most grateful for YOU. The generosity and support you have shown warms our hearts and ensures our future. THANK YOU from the bottom of our hears.

Introducing 2020 Artist-in-Residence Joshua Zajac

Posted on: November 9th, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

The Racine Symphony is thrilled to announce 2020 Artist-In-Residence Joshua Zajac. An experienced performer and educator from the Chicago area, Josh brings a fresh perspective to his residency with the Racine Symphony. His performing experience includes performing “Don Quixote” with the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, a year-long project with the internationally renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, […]

Virtual Wine Tasting Fundraiser!

Posted on: November 3rd, 2020 by Racine Symphony Orchestra No Comments

The holidays will soon be upon us followed by a long Wisconsin winter. What better way to prepare than to stock up on wines from Uncorkt, especially when they’re donating part of the proceeds to Racine Symphony Orchestra! Join us for our Holiday Happy Hour Virtual Wine Tasting on Saturday, November 21 from 6:00 – […]