Category: Holiday Pops

The Grand Rapids Symphony Youth Chorus creates new bonds

By Courtney Collar -  One week. Five days of school. Twenty-six and a half hours. Five concerts. Two rehearsals. One day off. This has been the life of the 115 Grand Rapids Symphony Youth Chorus singers in mid-December due to the Grand Rapids Symphony's annual Wolverine Worldwide Holiday Pops concerts. Sophomore Katie Woods thrives on this schedule. “Holiday Pops was a long, hard, stressful week,” said Katie, who joined the chorus this year. “It’s... Read More
Posted by Guest Blogger at Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Recap: Grand Rapids Symphony’s Wolverine Worldwide Holiday Pops is cheery, holiday fun for everyone

By Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk - Outside it was cold, snowing and beginning to feel a lot like winter. But inside it was warm, the halls were decked, the music was cheery, and it definitely was beginning to feel a lot like Christmas. That’s because the Grand Rapids Symphony’s Wolverine Worldwide Holiday Pops filled the air with favorite Christmas carols, popular holiday tunes, music from movies, music from ballet, and much more for its opening concert on Thursday, Dec. 14. The... Read More
Posted by Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk at Friday, December 15, 2017

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