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Bruch & Brahms

October 21, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


October 21, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Daniel Meyer welcomes guest violinist Simone Porter to perform Bruch’s most famous work – Violin Concerto. The piece premiered in 1868 quickly becoming a favorite of violinists to the present day. Listen to Delius’ music for strings and winds echoing cuckoo calls and a Norwegian folk song theme. The final work Brahms’ powerful Symphony No. 1 that was inspired by Beethoven.

Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in g minor

  Simone Porter, violin

Brahms: Symphony No. 1

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Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra
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Greensburg, PA 15650 United States
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