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Classical Concert
Saturday Nov 4th, 2017 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Springfield Symphony Hall

Kevin Rhodes, Conductor/Soloist: Julian Schwarz, Cello

 

Gershwin

Cuban Overture

 

Copland

El Salón México

 

Liebermann

Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 132

 

Bernstein

West Side Story: Symphonic Dances

 

A toe-tapping nod to the American Masters with works celebrating the Americas and Caribbean Islands

  • Three American greats of the 20th Century--Gershwin, Copland and Bernstein--meet an 21st Century American great, the award-winning Lowell Liebermann
  • Masterpieces influenced by dances, rhythms and melodies from south of the border
  • The second performance ever of the much-anticipated cello concerto from, Liebermann, performed by star American cellist, Julian Schwarz