Tenor Brian Thorsett Performs with the Orchestra on Britten’s Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Las Vegas Philharmonic Principal Horn Bill Bernatis Steps Into the Solo Spotlight
Tickets on Sale now Starting at Just $30
Tickets at Lvphil.org and The Smith Center Box Office
LAS VEGAS (– Las Vegas Philharmonic will romance the audience with works by Beethoven, Mozart and Britten on Saturday, February 15 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. The French horn is highlighted in this fantastic concert inspired by themes of enchanting nights, starry skies and heavenly angels. The orchestra welcomes to the stage vocalist Brian Thorsett, a strikingly gifted tenor, on Britten’s Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings. Las Vegas Philharmonic Principal French Horn, esteemed musician and educator Bill Bernatis also steps into the solo spotlight on this famous work. Mozart’s Serenade No. 11 introduces this rapturous program and the evening concludes with the sunny and spontaneous brilliance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. Guests are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy pre-concert entertainment, activities, treats and specialty cocktails.
Join Music Director Donato Cabrera and guests for a pre-concert conversation prior to the performance at 6:30 p.m. in Reynolds Hall to discuss the works to be performed, the inspiration and history behind the music. All ticket holders are invited to attend and participate in these discussions, which offer deeper insight into the music, composers and artists and enhance the concert experience. Cabrera also creates special playlists for each concert in the season, offering patrons the opportunity to survey the music in preparation for the orchestra’s live performances. Playlist for the February 15 performance can be found here: http://tinyurl.com/lvphilfeb15
Subscriptions for the concert season are on sale now starting at just $120 for a four-concert package and can be customized to your choice of performances. Single ticket pricing in the 2019-20 orchestral season includes five price levels in Reynolds Hall:
PT Box = $110, A Seating = $106, B Seating = $71, C Seating = $51 and D Seating = $30
Student, Senior & Military discounts are available with valid ID at The Smith Center Box Office.
The Las Vegas Philharmonic offers convenient shuttle bus services from Henderson and Summerlin locations in Las Vegas to its Reynolds Hall evening performances during the 2019-20 concert season. A round trip bus pass costs $25 per concert and can be purchased in conjunction with concert tickets.
Beethoven, Mozart & Britten – Presented by the Las Vegas Philharmonic
Saturday, February 15, 2020 – 7:30pm
Pre-concert conversation at 6:30pm in Reynolds Hall
Donato Cabrera, conductor
Bill Bernatis, horn
Brian Thorsett, tenor
Mozart, Serenade No. 11, K. 375 in E-Flat Major
Britten, Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Beethoven, Symphony No. 4
Listen to Donato’s Spotify Playlist: http://tinyurl.com/lvphilfeb15
Tickets at www.lvphil.org/concerts
About the Las Vegas Philharmonic
The Las Vegas Philharmonic, led by Music Director, Donato Cabrera, established its presence in Southern Nevada in 1998. The mission of the Las Vegas Philharmonic is to inspire a lifelong appreciation of music through performances and educational experiences for our community that enhance the lives of our residents and the culture of our city.
Music education and outreach are the cornerstones of the Philharmonic’s commitment to community. Our Youth Concert Series brings more than 23,000 children annually into the concert hall for a vital music education program, and our Cox Communications Young Artists’ Concerto Competition recognizes and encourages emerging talent among Nevada youth in the area of music performance.
Our season of concerts showcases local talents alongside stellar nationally and internationally known guest artists on the magnificent Reynolds Hall stage. At the orchestra’s core are 76 contracted professional musicians, many of whom are esteemed educators who also perform in other professional productions in Las Vegas, bringing depth and variety to the organization.
As a 501(c)(3) organization, the Philharmonic’s community, education and artistic programs are made possible by the generous donations and support of individuals and corporations. To join us in our mission or learn more, visit lvphil.org or call 702.258.5438.
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