100 years of Bernstein, Reno Philharmonic

The Reno Phil is concluding their 49th season Tuesday, April 24 @ 7:30 pm with the performance of 100 years of Bernstein.

I saw the Sunday performance and I can tell you that you should see and hear this. The music of Leonard Bernstein is recognizable and emotional. They have a short lecture with the guest conductor Donato Cabrera and Tim Young before the doors open for the performance that I recommend. They are entertaining and informative.

Here is a short video of Tim Young telling us a bit more about the Tuesday performance and a bit about what is upcoming for the Reno Phil.

~Video by Dana Nollsch~

Next year will be Reno Phl’s 50th year and here are some of the highlights for the Reno Phil’s next season starting in September:


Saturday, September 29, 2018
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sunday, September 30, 2018
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Featuring Alessio Bax, Piano & the Reno Phil Chorus

GERSHWIN: Cuban Overture, New Critical Edition (Test Performance)
GERSHWIN: Concerto in F, New Critical Edition (Test Performance)
ZHOU: A Thousand Years of Good Prayers
RAVEL: Daphnis and Chloe – Suite No. 2



Saturday, November 3, 2018
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sunday, November 4, 2018
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Featuring Rachel Barton Pine, Violin

BERLIOZ: Roman Carnival
BRUCH: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, op. 26
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, op. 68



Saturday, January 12, 2019
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sunday, January 13, 2019
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Featuring Time for Three, String Trio

SIMON: Amen!
BRUBECK: Travels in Time for Three
RACHMANINOFF: Symphonic Dances, op. 45



Saturday, February 9, 2019
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sunday, February 10, 2019
4:00PM – 6:00 PM

Featuring Jon Nakamatusu, Piano

MAZZOLI: Sinfonia for Orbiting Spheres
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 8 in F major, op. 93
TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1, op. 23 in B-flat minor



Saturday, March 9, 2019
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sunday, March 10, 2019
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Featuring Thomas Hampson, Baritone

BEETHOVEN: Overture to Fidelio, op. 72c
DAUGHERTY: Letters from Lincoln
DVORAK: Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, op. 95 “From the New World”
(Featuring the Youth Symphony Orchestra side-by-side with the Reno Phil)



Saturday, April 27, 2019
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sunday, April 28, 2019
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Featuring the Reno Phil Chorus and guest vocalists
Alexandra Schoeney, Soprano
Reilly Nelson, Mezzo Soprano
David Walton, Tenor
Thomas Dreeze, Baritone

STRAUSS: Travel Fever and Waltz Scene from Intermezzo, op. 72
ZHOU: World Premiere- Reno Phil Commission celebrating the Transcontinental Railroad’s 150th Anniversary
MOZART: Requiem, K. 626


For more information, check out Reno Phil’s website: http://renophil.com/




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