Tag Archives: Music

Curing a Fatal Childhood Disease

SC Phil and Cure Sanfilippo Foundation Partner for February 3 Masterworks by Glenn O’Neill, President of Cure Sanfilippo Foundation When my 3 year old daughter Eliza was diagnosed with a terminal disease in 2014, my world stopped.   All of the … Continue reading

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Great Movie Music Sets Mood and Leaves Lasting Impression

by Kelly Davis From Leonard Bernstein’s On the Waterfront and West Side Story to classics from Stanley Kubrick’s films and the wizarding world of Harry Potter, three of our upcoming concerts feature well-known scores from popular films past and present. … Continue reading

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Ending Family Homelessness in the Midlands

by Lila Anna Sauls, CEO, Homeless No More and Music for a Cause partner for Masterworks 1 We’ve long known the issue of homelessness among families is largely an invisible one. You rarely find families “on the streets,” but instead … Continue reading

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30,000 Reasons to Love the Symphony League

by Rhonda P. Hunsinger Yesterday afternoon several members of the Symphony League came by the office to present another check to us. I write that as if it is something we take for granted. “Oh yes, the League came by again … Continue reading

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A Look at Link Up – a Carnegie Hall Weill Institute Partnership

We sat down with new Education Director, Patrick O’Connor, for a more in depth look at the upcoming Young People’s Concert, The Orchestra Rocks. Q What were you doing before you came to the SC Philharmonic? A Before joining the SC … Continue reading

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New Music and a Bassoon Solo – No Riots, Please

by Rhonda P. Hunsinger For the average person, new music may not be a major draw to the concert hall. Why would it be? We’ve likely not heard of the composer before. The orchestra is probably going to do some … Continue reading

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A Report Card, of Sorts

by Rhonda P. Hunsinger The League of American Orchestras (LAO) conducts a statistical survey annually so that we can compare ourselves to orchestras of similar size across the U.S. Since most cities of our size only have one professional orchestra, … Continue reading

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