Some young jazz musicians are going to get their newest music played by a full orchestra. The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra is one of three orchestras which work with the American Composers Orchestra to bring in young jazz composers and mentors to work with a full orchestra for a day and then get an opportunity to hear their music played by a full orchestra in a public performance.
An iconic American folk rock duo has just embarked on a brand new tour.
The Indigo Girls are conducting their first-ever symphony tour. They will be performing on stage this Friday night, September 28 at 8 p.m. with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra at Kleinhans Music Hall.
WBFO & AM-970's Eileen Buckley had a chance to talk with The Indigo Girls' Amy Ray, who explains why they decided to perform their hit songs with symphony orchestras.