The Great Falls Symphony Association and Chinook Winds are pleased to welcome oboist Dr. Paul Chinen for the 2019-2020 season. Auditions were held at the end of May this past spring. Highly qualified candidates from throughout the country travelled to Great Falls to perform for an audition committee consisting of members of the Chinook Winds, the Cascade Quartet, and the Great Falls Symphony Music Director, Grant Harville. Paul will be the new principal oboist in the Symphony
The Great Falls Symphony presents the 2019-2020 Chamber Music Series featuring its Core Ensembles, the Chinook Winds and the Cascade Quartet. The ensembles will present seven new and unique concerts throughout the season, culminating with a special chamber orchestra program in May. Concert dates, information, and tickets are available at chambermusicseries.org. The Chinook Winds will kick off the 19-20 season with a spicy season opener, featuring guest guitarist Sungmin Shin.