Rockford Symphony Orchestra

above, Arthur Fiedler Conducts Rockford Symphony Orchestra Sept 1977

Source: from “Rockford Through Our Eyes,” page 109

Steven Larsen, Director entering 16th season, Fall 2006 hired in 1991 to rebuild RSO native of Chicago graduate of Northwestern.

RSO inncorporated in 1943

Source: Northwest Quarterly magazine, Fall 2006, page 31

Source: Rockford Register Star 9/12/2010

 

Source: Rockford Register Star 10/19/2010

Source: Rockford Register Star 10/24/2010

Source: Rockford Register Star 12/5/2010

Source: Rock River Times March 9-15,2011

Source: Rockford Register Star 3/1/2013

Source: Rock River Times   Sept 19 – 15, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rockford Symphony Orchestra

Arthur Fiedler

above, Arthur Fiedler Conducts Rockford Symphony Orchestra Sept 1977

Source: from “Rockford Through Our Eyes,” R 977.331 R682 2010 p. 109

Rockford Symphony Orchestra

Steven Larsen

Steven Larsen hired in 1991 to rebuild RSO native of Chicago graduate of Northwestern

Source: Northwest Quarterly magazine Fall 2006 p 31

Jeffrey Biegel

Source: Rockford Register Star 9/12/2010

Jeffrey Biegel

Source: Rockford Register Star 10/12/2010

Rockford Symphony Orchestra 2

Halloween Pops

Source: Rockford Register Star 10/24/2010

Belioit Janesville Symphony

Rockford Register Star 12/5/2010

RSO Star

Source: Rock River Times March 9-15, 2011

RSO Star

Source: Rock River Times March 9-15, 2011

Rockford Symphony Orchestra Salute to Big Bands

Source: Ad above for “Salute to the Big Bands” from Rockford Register Star 3/1/2013

Rockford Symphony Orchestra 2012-2013 season

Source: Rock River Times   Sept 19 – 15, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emily Bear

12 years old, pianist and composer, 6 albums, appeared at Carnegie Hall, on TV,
15,000 “likes” on Facebook page. Parents are Brian and Andrea. Grandmother _ Marcelle Bear.
Other Grandmother – Merle Langs, found piano instructor in Chicago via Julliard.
has performed at Ravinia Music Festival and at White House
opened for the Ramsey Lewis Trio, 6 pictures. Pp 114 – 119

Northwest Quarterly, Winter 2014

Emily Bear

Emily Bear

Parents: Brian and Andrea Bear.  Grandmothers Marcelle Bear and Merle Langs

12 years old in 2014, pianist and composer who has recorded 6 albums.

She has appeared at Carnegie Hall and on television, at the Ravinia Music Festival and at the White House.

She has 15,000 “Likes” on her Facebook page.

 

Source:  Northwest Quarterly, Winter 2014 (Beginning of 2014)

Pages 114 – 119  (Article includes 6 photos)