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Las Vegas Philharmonic: Cabrera Conducts Beethoven & Mozart

Cabrera Conducts Beethoven & Mozart featuring Maria Radutu on piano
Courtesy of Las Vegas Philharmonic
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Listen to the performance on Classical 89.7 on Saturday, June 27 at 2 p.m.

TORKE   Ash

MOZART   Piano Concerto No. 23 (Maria Radutu, piano)

BEETHOVEN   Symphony No. 6 “Pastoral”

The Las Vegas Philharmonic opened its January 2017 concert with Michael Torke’s Ash.  A Las Vegas resident and world-renowned composer, Torke has a reputation for "some of the most optimistic, joyful and thoroughly uplifting music to appear in recent years" (Gramophone).  Other works featured in the program included Mozart’s brilliant Piano Concerto No. 23 featuring acclaimed Decca Classics recording Artist, Maria Radutu and Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony No. 6.  

Recorded January 2017

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.