Symphony

Grief & Healing Combine In The Illinois Debut of A New Symphony

This week in our look at stories from around the state…we check in with Illinois Public Radio’s Rich Egger. A story of love and loss…grief and healing is told through music in a newly written symphony.  A world-renowned composer started writing the piece…it was later finished by his son. In western Illinois Rich Egger has the story

Composer Todd Maslanka discusses the piece he and his father co-wrote prior to its Illinois debut at Western Illinois University (photo courtesy of Rich Egger)

Composer Todd Maslanka discusses the piece he and his father co-wrote prior to its Illinois debut at Western Illinois University (photo courtesy of Rich Egger)