The musical development of the city was stimulated by the creation of a symphony orchestra.
A symphony of chuckles was the only response.
In his 5th symphony he introduced 3 trombones and extended both the upper and lower extremes of the windband by a piccolo and a double bassoon.
I got to catch a plane back up to Boston—tickets for the Symphony and stuff like that.
His first symphony was written in 1862-1867; his opera Prince Igor, begun in 1869, was left unfinished at his death, and was completed by RimskyKorsakov and Glazounov (1889); his symphonic sketch, "In the Steppes" (1880) is, however, his best-known work.