Grand Rapids Symphony

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Grand Rapids Symphony

300 Ottawa Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Regions: Central
Phone: (616) 454-9451
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Description
The Grand Rapids Symphony, the largest performing arts organization in West Michigan, presents a wide variety of classical, pops, chamber music and family shows indoors September through May and outdoors in July and early August every year. Nominated for the 2007 Grammy for Best Classical Crossover Album for Inventions & Alchemy with jazz harpist and vocalist Deborah Henson-Conant, the orchestra made its Carnegie Hall debut in 2005 and returned there in April 2018 under Music Director Marcelo Lehninger.

The Grand Rapids Symphony presents more than 400 performances each year, touching the lives of 200,000 through extensive educational and community service programs including a Lollipop Series for pre-school children, Fifth Grade Concerts performed for more than 15,000 youngsters every year, and an Access to Music program held for patrons unable to attend regular concerts.

The orchestra sponsors the biennial Grand Rapids Bach Festival, which returns in 2019, and collaborates with Grand Rapids Ballet and Opera Grand Rapids. Affiliates include the adult Grand Rapids Symphony Chorus, and the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony and Grand Rapids Symphony Youth Chorus.

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Events
Sep
14 Fri

Grand Rapids Symphony's Beethoven's 7th

8:00 pm
Join the Grand Rapids Symphony for the music of Bernstein, Barber, and Beethoven with violinist Karen Gomyo
Sep
15 Sat

Grand Rapids Symphony's Beethoven's 7th

8:00 pm
Join the Grand Rapids Symphony for the music of Bernstein, Barber, and Beethoven with violinist Karen Gomyo
Sep
21 Fri

Grand Rapids Symphony's The Music of Sir Paul McCartney

8:00 pm
Join the Grand Rapids Symphony for The Music of Sir Paul McCartney with John Pizzarelli
Sep
22 Sat

Grand Rapids Symphony's The Music of Sir Paul McCartney

8:00 pm
Join the Grand Rapids Symphony for The Music of Sir Paul McCartney with John Pizzarelli
Sep
23 Sun

Grand Rapids Symphony's The Music of Sir Paul McCartney

3:00 pm
Join the Grand Rapids Symphony for The Music of Sir Paul McCartney with John Pizzarelli
Hours
Monday Monday: 9am to 5pm
Tuesday Tuesday: 9am to 5pm
Wednesday Wednesday: 9am to 5pm
Thursday Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday Friday: 9am to 5pm
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