The return the 2 classics – Beethoven & Blue Jeans

Tyler Ryan learns about the annual SC Phil performance featuring Ludwig and Levi

  COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) — One of the annual favorites, when it comes to the South Carolina Philharmonic, is the blending of Beethoven and Strauss (Levi Strauss, that is), for the Beethoven and Blue Jeans concert Saturday at the Koger. According to Music Director Morihiko Nakahara, it is a fun twist on the classics, and even the traditional experience, as…

Leave the tux at home, slide into a pair of 501’s and head to the Philharmonic

Tyler Ryan chats with the SC Phil Conductor Morihiko Nakahara about the annual Beethoven in Blue Jeans show

COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) — The annual denim performance of the South Carolina Phil Harmonic returns Saturday to the Koger Center in Columba. According to Conductor Morihiko Nakahara, the show, called Beethoven and Blue Jeans, blends the comfort and casual of a pair of blue jeans with the amazing music of Beethoven.  “Normally, we, as performers wear formal wear…even tails…so this…