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Las Vegas Philharmonic: Cabrera Conducts Orff & Hindemith

Las Vegas Philharmonic: Cabrera Conducts Orff & Hindemith
Courtesy Las Vegas Philharmonic

Listen to the performance on Classical 89.7 on Saturday, July 4 at 2 p.m.


HINDEMITH   Symphonic Metamorphosis
ORFF   Carmina Burana (Las Vegas Master Singers, UNLV Concert Singers & UNLV Chamber Chorale, members of UNLV Department of Dance)

Storytelling through dynamic music for orchestra and choir complemented by dance comes to the fore in this vivid program. The orchestra performed Paul Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber and Carl Orff’s towering and beloved cantata Carmina Burana, featuring the Las Vegas Master Singers, UNLV Concert Singers and Chamber Chorale, and original choreography by members of the UNLV Department of Dance.

Recorded April 2018

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.