From Ben's trip to the Dominican Republic
Posted: 2012-07-30 16:05:00
Benjamin Zander recently returned from conducting the "Young Philharmonic In The Dominican Republic", where they performed at the Inaugural Concert to benefit the Foundation Dr. John M. Taveras R.
On Wednesday July 25, 2012 at 8:30 pm, at the Eduardo Brito National Theatre in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Ben led the orchestra, with soloist Edicson Ruiz, (bass) in the following program for a very enthusiastic crowd!
Overture to the opera "The Mastersingers"
Carl Von Ditter Dittersdorf
Concerto in E bernol major, for double bass and orchestra
Edicson Ruiz, bassist
Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op 95,
"From the New World"
Adagio, Allegro molto
Scherzo: Molto vivace. Poco sostenuto
Allegro con fuoco