Bruce Knowles


In The Moment ... October 23, 2019 Show 685 Hour 2

The Black Hills Symphony Orchestra opens its season with a Symphonic Space Odyssey on Saturday. The concert celebrates the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing and it features the work of composer T.J. Cole, a Curtis Institute graduate who is currently working on her doctorate at Curtis.

Cole joins In The Moment along with Maestro Bruce Knowles.

Tickets can be purchased here

Aaron Siders

“The Legend of the Northern Lights” is a film that combines visual imagery and music to tell the story behind the Northern Lights phenomena. The film is a collaboration between Dr. Jose Francisco Salgado and the Black Hills Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Bruce Knowles.

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In The Moment ... June 24, 2019 Show 602 Hour 1

SDPB's Brendan Gayken rolls out this week's Summer With the Symphony. Enjoy Dvorak's Concerto in B Minor for Cello and Orchestra Op. 104 B191.

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... February 28, 2019 Show 525 Hour 2

In 1979, Bill Rounds won the first Young Artist Competition. This Saturday, the Black Hills Symphony presents A Czech Romance – Celebrating 40 years of the Young Artist Competition. Bill will perform Antonin Dvorak's cello concerto. Bill joins us today from Rapid City. Bruce Knowles is the music director and he joins us by phone.

In The Moment ... November 29, 2017 Show 229 Hour 1 

Bruce Knowles, conductor of the Black Hills Symphony Orchestra joins us for a preview of the orchestra's Baroque Christmas concert, December 2, 2017.