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Hear the DSO on WRCJ

Being aired this Sunday, March 7, at 12:00 Noon on WRCJ 90.9 FM is the latest installment of “The Civic in Concert,” a program featuring the live recordings of the Civic Orchestra and Civic Jazz Orchestra concerts. This broadcast will feature Civic Orchestra’s concert from Saturday, February 27. To read more about this concert click here.Performed on this spectacular concert were Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring and Igor Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring conducted by Charles Burke, alongside Eric Ewazen’s Symphony in Brass conducted by Civic Horn mentor Caroline Harris and Civic Cellist Will Rowe’s Rhapsody in E Major. The hosts of the program are Chris Felcyn, Jimmy Rhoades and DSA Student and Philharmonic Cellist Devoun Rushing. Please plan on tuning in to listen in and support Civic Youth Ensembles!

Also being aired on Sunday, March 7, at 4:00 pm on WRCJ 90.9 FM is the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in concert. Featuring a full length archive concert by the DSO from the 2007 | 2008 season, Stadtfeld’s U.S. Debut with Neeme Järvi conducting.

If you have any family members that want to tune in but cannot pick up WRCJ 90.9, they can stream content over the internet by clicking here.



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Detroit Symphony Orchestra Unmasked

Sunday, January 24, 2010 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. only on WRCJ 90.9 FM

 In the first hour, meet composer and musician Billy Childs. His Violin Concerto will be given its world premiere by the DSO with Detroit native and award-winning violinist Regina Carter.  The work will be one of three compositions by contemporary African-American composers to be performed at the DSO’s “Classical Roots” concerts beginning Jan. 29

 In the second hour, host Jimmy Rhoades has an intimate conversation with legendary Detroit choral conductor (and former DPS music teacher) Brazeal Dennard.  Mr. Dennard reflects on his career with musical selections featuring The Brazeal Dennard Chorale.



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