SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2016 – 2:00pm and 7:30pm
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2016 – 2:00pm
A special celebration of the holiday season!
Donato Cabrera, conductor Rita Moreno, narrator
TCHAIKOVSKY Selections from The Nutcracker, Opus 71
STRAUSS Radetzky March, Opus 228
PROKOFIEV Peter and the Wolf, Opus 67
LAS VEGAS PHILHARMONIC’S TRADITIONAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION sparkles extra brightly with legendary Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award winning actress, singer and dancer, Rita Moreno as she lends her iconic voice to the narration of Sergei Prokofiev’s timeless classic, Peter and the Wolf. This festive family-friendly concert begins with selections from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s beloved Nutcracker and the merriment is capped off with an incredibly fun audience sing-a-long of holiday favorites, accompanied by our world-class orchestra.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 By Donato Cabrera, Music Director of the Las Vegas Philharmonic As I prepare to speak at the annual conference of the League of American Orchestras in Baltimore, I have been contemplating the topic for which I've been asked to speak - connecting underrepresented communities to orchestras through the humanities. It is of particular importance to the Las Vegas Philharmonic, especially if we want to be known as,READ MORE