WOOD TV8 was invited to join the Grand Rapids Symphony and Chorus to New York as they performed at Carnegie Hall.

This broadcast special, “The Grand Rapids Symphony at Carnegie Hall,” takes you behind the scenes and lets you meet the musicians, the music director and conductor Marcelo Lehninger and renowned pianist Nelson Freire.  

The music for this momentous performance was from Brazilian composers, making it a unique performance.

Hundreds of supporters, patrons and fans from West Michigan were in the audience along with New Yorkers for a nearly sold-out crowd.