LCSO musician spotlight: Kathryn Brtko

  Our local symphony orchestra can boast of yet another musician who has been committed to making music for the region for decades. The principal oboe player in the La Porte County ... Continue Reading →

La Porte Symphony Orchestra awarded grant from Indiana Arts Commission

  The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is one of 382 community-based art providers across the state to have received a grant from the Indiana Arts Commission. The orchestra’s ... Continue Reading →

La Porte City Band on pause for now with Wednesday concerts at Fox Park

     Fox Park will be strangely quiet Wednesday nights, following the cancellation of Wednesday night concerts by the La Porte City Band.      “Cancellation due to ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician spotlight: Pete Collins

Pete Colllins serves as the associate principal of the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra’s viola section and will be entering his 30th year with the LCSO. In addition to his ... Continue Reading →

Community Concert Association cancels its two fall concerts

The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed another casualty this year. Officers of the La Porte Community Concert Association have, after much consideration, announced that the association ... Continue Reading →

Lubeznik Center cancels 2020 art festival

The Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) has canceled the  2020 Lubeznik Arts Festival. This year would have marked the festival’s 39th year. The festival hosts close to 100 artists ... Continue Reading →

Keep those instruments coming: Drew’s Gift has a second instrument drive planned

Those planning an end-of-summer cleaning may want to keep in mind that an instrument drive to benefit “Drew’s Gift of Music” begins officially in October; however, ... Continue Reading →

Filming of Michael Bernacchi’s “The Farm” postponed to 2021

Filming in La Porte of “The Farm,” a psychological thriller based on the true life story of Belle Gunness, has been postponed to next year because of pandemic concerns. Filming, ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician spotlight: Cindy Ault

Cindy Ault, principal bassoonist with the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra, will be entering her 38th year as a member of the LCSO. Cindy began music at an early age and played the ... Continue Reading →

A few slots still open for this weekend’s Hoosier Star auditions

There are a couple of slots still open for the upcoming La Porte County Symphony Orchestra’s auditions for its 2020 Hoosier Star Competition. Auditions will be at Bethany Lutheran ... Continue Reading →