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Las Vegas Philharmonic: Cabrera Conducts Bernstein

Las Vegas Philharmonic: Cabrera Conducts Bernstein
Photograph courtesy of Las Vegas Philharmonic

Listen to the performance on Classical 89.7 on Saturday, June 13 at 2 p.m.


BERNSTEIN   Overture to Candide
RACHMANINOFF   Piano Concerto No. 2 (Joyce Yang, piano)
TCHAIKOVSKY   Romeo & Juliet Overture
BERNSTEIN   Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Timeless stories of forbidden love, an American Icon and Russian Romantics kick off the Las Vegas Philharmonic’s 20th season.  In celebration of Bernstein’s 100th birthday, the orchestra performed his Overture to Candide and Symphonic Dances from West Side Story as well as Rachmaninoff’s popular Piano Concerto No. 2 featuring acclaimed pianist, Joyce Yang and Tchaikovsky’s Romeo & Juliet Overture.

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Recorded September 2020

Danielle Branton joined Nevada Public Radio in September 2007, combining her loves of public radio and the Internet to maintain the organization’s web presence. She holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara, a Full-Stack Web Develoment Certificate from UC Berkeley and co-owned 2 Bytes Web Design. She relaxes by hiking the trails around Las Vegas.