A local music ensemble began their performing season this afternoon.
The Southeast Kansas Symphony Orchestra had their first concert of the 2018-2019 season at the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. Today’s concert was “Beyond our Imagination” and featuring pieces from Ross, Dvorak, and Holst. Holst’s “The Planets” was accompanied by video and pictures of each celestial body featured in the suite.
“That’s one of the great things about this facility here on campus. Ya know, that we have the ability to project video simultaneously with the orchestra. So let’s say that were playing a soundtrack to a movie. So that’s what it is.” says Director of Orechestras at PSU Dr. Raul Munguia
On November 30th the Southeast Kansas Symphony will be having their “Holiday Extravaganza” concert at the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts.