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A Preview of the Illinois Symphony Orchestra's "Bicentennial Celebration"

Jose Zaragoza

UIS' Yona Stamatis talks with Illinois Symphony Orchestra Music Director and Conductor Ken Lam about this weekend's concert - a Bicentennial Celebration featuring Joan Tower's adventurous First Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, Copland's masterful Lincoln Portrait, and the resouding "Ode to Joy" of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.


Yona Stamatis hosts and produces special arts coverage of the Illinois Symphony Orchestra on NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS including interviews and music engagement events.
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