In the News

July 2014

07-25-14 Didn’t she almost have it all?: our 5 favorite moments in time from “The Music of Whitney Houston: A Celebration”  | al.com
07-17-14 All the Whitney that you need: rising Broadway star Rashidra Scott sings Houston’s hits at the Saenger | al.com
07-09-14 Gospel group added to MSO bill | lagniappemobile.com
07-09-14 ‘Whitney Week’: Stretch, Sip and Sing to the Memory of Ms. Houston | al.com

June 2014

06-02-14 So emotional: celebrate Whitney Houston at the Saenger Theatre | al.com

May 2014

05-09-14 Celebrate Mother’s Day at Bellingrath Gardens with the MSYO | al.com

April 2014

04-30-14 Getting to know Rodgers & Hammerstein with MSO guest conductor Crafton Beck | al.com
04-28-14 MSYO’s final show of the season celebrates ‘New Works and Old Friends’ | al.com
04-10-14 MSO Maestro Scott Speck talks about the economic impact of an orchestra | blog.al.com
04-10-14 Mobile Symphony to present “Russian Festival” | fox10tv.comwith video!
04-03-14 Film about blind pianist screened around the bay | lagniappemobile.com
04-01-14 Last tango for Mobile Symphony Orchestra’s Discovery Series | al.com

March 2014

03-06-14 Feel the Hungarian heat: gypsy music trio joins forces with the Mobile Symphony Orchestra | al.com
03-04-14 First Tuesdays at Trinity concert to feature MSO bassist Marcus Machado | hattiesburgamerican.com

February 2014

02-21-14 Ben Harper teaches music at ‘cool school’ Rockwell Elementary’ | local15tv.com

January 2014

01-29-14 Sit back and let the evening go: imagine seeing The Beatles live at the Saenger | al.com
01-26-14 From The Rat Pack to Russian romance: MSO announces 2014-2015 Season! | al.com
01-26-14 Ya gotta love Lenny: MSO has a blast with Leonard Bernstein | al.com
01-20-14 The Beatles go on: roll up for ‘The Classical Mystery Tour’ | al.com
01-16-14 West side symphony: be cool with Leonard Bernstein | al.com
01-06-14 Mobile Symphony Youth Orchestra heads to Montgomery | al.com

December 2013

12-15-13 Christmas miracle: Pentatonix and Mobile Symphony Orchestra make holiday history | al.com |
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12-14-13 A Sit down with Pentatonix by Local 15′s Darwin Singleton | local15tv.com
12-10-13 Pentatonix dates are sold out but you can still experience the a capella super group live | al.com
12-06-13 Celtic Christmas music and more wintry works at Eastern Shore Art Center | al.com
12-06-13 YouTube phenom Pentatonix joins the Mobile Symphony | modmobilian.com
12-05-13 Not your average carolers: A capella powerhouse Pentatonix goes pop at ‘Holiday Harmonies’ concert | al.com

November 2013

11-11-13 Scott Speck, the Tacoma Symphony finalist for music director, brings energy | thenewstribune.com
11-10-13 H2O show: Dive into the MSO’s wonderful water-themed ‘Beethoven & Blue Jeans’ concert | al.com
11-08-13 Mobile Symphony Youth Orchestra to perform in Foley for Holiday Concert | al.com
11-07-13 No instruments? For Pentatonix, it’s no problem | npr.org

October 2013

10-31-13 Hey DJ: symphonic – electronic superstar Mason Bates turns on the waterworks with the MSO| al.com
10-29-13 Mobile Symphony Youth Orchestra starts new season with ‘English Enchantment’ | al.com
10-21-13 Halloween comes to the Saenger | local15tv.com
10-21-13 Saenger Fright Night: A caped conductor and a grab-bag of Halloween hits | al.com
10-09-13 Who is that masked maestro? Have a creepy costume ball at Saenger Fright Night | al.com
10-08-13 Hear the MSO on APR | al.com

September 2013

9-23-13 Mason Bates to join the MSO in November | masonbates.com
9-14-13 A sexy, stormy start to the MSO’s 2013-2014 season | al.com
09-02-13 Ready for Take-off: MSO flies high with Salute to Airbus! | al.com

August 2013

8-04-13 Snap up your seats for MSO’s soaring 2013-2014 Season! | al.com

July 2013

7-22-13 MSO is a Greater Mobile Arts Award recipient | al.com
7-11-13 Mobile’s July 12 ArtWalk abounds with opening celebrations, free music | al.com

June 2013

6-28-13 MSO Concertmaster Jenny Gregoire takes her skill to Tuscaloosa | al.com
6-17-13 New PTX Show: Pentatonix will  be performing with  the Mobile Symphony Orchestra | basscannonkaplan.tumblr.com
6-04-13 MSO cellist and pianist join forces for chamber recital | al.com
6-04-13 MSO Violist Tomás Fajardo to conduct Magnolia Chamber Orchestra | al.com

May 2013

5-30-13 Mobile Symphony’s 2013 Chamberfest Performances this weekend | gulfcoastnewstoday.com
5-27-13 Seven silly questions with MSO conductor Scott Speck | al.com
5-26-13 Up in the air: five highlights of MSO’s soaring 13-14 Season | al.com
5-24-13 Mobile Chamber Musicians to show their chops | al.com
5-09-13 Win Tickets to Preservation Hall Jazz Band! | 92zew.net
5-02-13  Music and flowers for mom at Bellingrath Gardens | al.com
5-01-13 Five things to know about Preservation Hall Jazz Band | al.com

April 2013

4-30-13 Hit it: The marimba comes to Mobile | al.com
4-26-13 Preservation Hall Jazz Band concludes Mobile Symphony Orchestra Season | al.com
4-18-13 New Mobile Symphony Orchestra Interim CEO answers six quirky questions | al.com
4-18-13 Meet new Mobile Symphony Orchestra Interim CEO Diana Brewer | al.com
4-15-13 Prepare for the Battle – Russian Revolutionaries Review | al.com
4-08-13 Take the Queen quiz to prepare for MSO Rocks: The Music of Queen | al.com
4-02-13 Rise up with Mobile Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Russian Revolutionaries’ | al.com

March 2013

3-28-13 MSO presents grand, rousing “Russian Revolutionaries” Concert | al.com
3-25-13 Chicago Philharmonic names new conductor | chicagoclassicalreview.com
3-20-13 Speck is artistic director of Chicago Philharmonic | windycitymediagroup.com
3-18-13 Scott Speck of the Mobile Symphony Orchestra named artistic director for Chicago Philharmonic | al.com
3-12-13 Best Tweets in the House | Pacific Standard Magazine
3-10-13 MSO dazzles with guest trumpet soloist Jens Lindemann | al.com
3-05-13 Brass Act: MSO guest trumpet soloist Jens Lindemann toots his own horn | al.com
3-04-13 Diana Brewer appointed Acting Chief Executive Officer of Mobile Symphony | al.com

February 2013

2-27-13 MSO’s Erin Horan presenting at  ’Young Authors Conference’ | al.com
2-26-13 MSYO to perform “Musical Journeys’ | gulfcoastnewstoday.com
2-21-13 MSO presents a bold, brassy “Trumpet Spectacular” | al.com
2-19-13 Heim Duo to play classical guitar and flute recital in Fairhope | al.com
2-18-13 Who could ask for anything more? MSO’s American Masters is a swinging good time! | al.com
2-14-13 British Boy Wonder: A Charming chat with MSO’s guest pianist Benjamin Grosvenor | al.com
2-14-13 MSO’s Archduke Trio to Perform at Eastern Shore Art Center | al.com
2-05-13 MSO’s American Masters: George Gershwin will take you on a jazzy journey | al.com

January 2013

1-28-13 Summertime at the Saenger – The MSO presents American Masters: George Gershwin | al.com
1-20-13 Mobile Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Carnival of the Animals’ is a roaring good time | al.com
1-14-13 Lecture and films will broaden your musical horizons | al.com
1-10-13 MSO is one of the Top 10 Arts Organizations in Alabama | al.com
1-07-13 Take a Walk on the Wild Side with Mobile Symphony Orchestra | al.com

December 2012

12-02-12 Mobile Symphony Orchestra’s “Holidays Around the World”, from the Tweet Seats | al.com

November 2012

11-29-12 Mobile Symphony’s 2012 Holiday Concert with video! | fox10tv.com
11-21-12 Mobile Symphony Youth Orchestra plays Holiday Favorites | al.com
11-20-12 Mobile Symphony’s Holidays Around the World | al.com
11-15-12 Mobile Symphony Offers Tweet Seats To Concertgoers | nuzzapp.com
11-14-12 Tweet Seats announced for Beethoven and Blue Jeans! | al.com
11-12-12 Veterans Day Ends on a good note with video & photo gallery | al.com

October 2012

10-30-12 – 2012  MSYO Sun. Nov. 4 Preview | al.com
10-30-12 – 2012 B&BJ Preview | al.com
10-25-12 – Tamara Ikenberg’s Yo-Yo Ma Review | al.com
10-11-12 – Benefit for Ben Harper | al.com

September 2012


9-29-12 – Ladies of Motown Review | al.com
9-08-12 – 2012-2013 Season Opener | al.com
9-07-12 – PNC Grant/Sponsorship | al.com

July 2012

7-11-12 – Thomas Harrison “Your Word” Article | al.com

May 2012

5-12-12 – MSO and bandoneon soloist Hector del Curto lead a celebration of ‘Musica de las Americas’ | al.com
5-11-12 -  Yo-Yo Ma Preview | al.com
5-11-12 – Mobile Symphony Orchestra 2012-2013 season subscriptions are now on sale | al.com
5-04-12 – Two longtime MSO musicians play their final concerts this weekend at the Saenger Theatre | al.com

April 2012


4-14-12 – MSO, choruses, soloists deliver a stunning ‘Carmina Burana’ | al.com

March 2012

3-17-12 – MSO, Mithril celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a delightful evening of Celtic tunes | al.com

January 2012

1-22-12 – Yo Yo Ma returns Oct. 24 for concert with the MSO | al.com
1-22-12 – Mobile Symphony takes audience Beyond the Score | al.com

December 2011

12-30-11 – Snook Youth Club given $2550 for Beginning Strings project | al.com