A Tribute to Music in Cinema: Conductor: Troy Quinn
We will end our Finding Maestro! Season in spectacular fashion as acclaimed violin soloist and former concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic, Glenn Dicterow, performs John Williamsʼ themes from Far and Away and Schindlerʼs List. The program also features classics from Oscar-winners Henry Mancini, Jerry Goldsmith and Ennio Morricone.
Guest Soloist: Violinist, Glenn Dicterow has established himself worldwide as one of the most prominent American concert artists of his generation. Mr. Dicterow has enjoyed a storied career. The concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic for 34 years, an all-time record in that major orchestral position, he became the first holder of the Robert Mann Chair in Strings and Chamber Music at the USC Thornton School of Music in 2013. He is also the Chairman of the Orchestral Performance Program at New York’s Manhattan School of Music …. MORE
May 4 – 7:30
May 5 – 3:30
The public is invited to a free Pre-Concert Meet the Conductor Program at 6:15 pm before evening concerts and 2:15 pm before afternoon concerts, at the VPAC. These talks are moderated by Alan Gardner, a local composer and radio personality and offer everyone a chance to hear the guest conductor, concert master and soloists provide an informed inside look at the music featured in that weekend’s concert. Reservations and tickets are not required. The Pre-Concert Talk Program is sponsored by Bank of America.