Brahms, Beethoven and beer on tap for Oktoberfest

 Full Article from Greenville News Online By Paul Hyde: October 7, 2015 The Greenville Symphony Chamber Orchestra’s annual Oktoberfest concerts naturally spotlight German composers. But the major work on this year’s Oktoberfest program, Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 2, evokes the radiant landscape of Italy. “‘Sunny’ is a good word for the piece,” said David Gross,

Review: Von Oeyen offers sparkling account of Ravel

Full Review By Paul Hyde: September 28, 2015 Pianist Andrew von Oeyen’s sparkling account of Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G Major provided an appropriately festive opening to the Greenville Symphony’s 2015-16 season this past weekend. The relatively short, jazz-inflected concerto served as a brisk appetizer to the main course of Rachmaninoff’s meaty Second Symphony, conducted by

MAESTRO PERFORMS OPENING SPECTACULAR WITH GSO

 Program Details Saturday September 26, 2015 at 8:00 PM (and Sunday September 27, 2015 at 3:00 pm The Peace Center Concert Hall Conductor Edvard Tchivzhel Piano Andrew Von Oeyen Ravel: Piano Concerto, G major Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2, Op. 27, E minor We open our 68th concert season with Ravel’s sparkling and jazzy Piano Concerto, performed by

GSO 2015-16 SEASON OFFERS EXCITING MIX OF TRADITIONAL AND NEW MUSIC

 Full Article from Greenville News Online   By Paul Hyde: June 16, 2015 The Greenville Symphony’s 2015-16 season will encompass music inspired by Superman and the beginning of a long-term commitment to the works of Mahler. The orchestra’s Masterworks and chamber series will range widely, from newer pieces being performed for the first time in

REVIEW: AMERICANA

Full Review By Paul Hyde: May 18, 2015 The Greenville Symphony Orchestra’s season-closing concerts proved that local music fans will enthusiastically embrace a pops-style program. The Peace Center’s Concert Hall was filled this past weekend for two performances of popular jazz-inspired scores by Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin. Music director Edvard Tchivzhel led dynamic and often

MAESTRO PERFORMS “AMERICANA” WITH GSO

 Program Details Saturday May 16, 2015 at 8:00 PM (and Sunday May 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm The Peace Center Concert Hall Conductor Edvard Tchivzhel Bernstein: West Side Story: Overture Bernstein: West Side Story: Symphonic Dances Bernstein: Divertimento for Orchestra Gershwin: Porgy and Bess: Symphonic Picture Our grand finale presents American music at its very best!  The touching story