Lio Kuokman - Conductor
Bobby Hill - Boy Soprano
Williams - Olympic Fanfare and Theme
Copland - "Hoe-Down," from Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo
Lloyd Webber - "Pie Jesu," from Requiem
Berlin - "God Bless America"
Various - Armed Forces Salute
Williams - "March of the Resistance" and "Rey's Theme," from Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens
Williams - "Throne Room" and Finale, from Star Wars
Tchaikovsky - 1812 Overture
Friday, July 1, 2016
Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
The Philadelphia Orchestra returns to the RiverStage at the Great Plaza for a ninth season to present another FREE Neighborhood Concert, presented by Wells Fargo, in partnership with the Delaware River Waterfront Corp. The concert, part of the Wawa Welcome America Festival, will be led by the Orchestra’s assistant conductor, Lio Kuokman, and will feature patriotic favorites in honor of the country’s 240th birthday. The concert will be followed by a fireworks display. For more information on the Free Neighborhood Concert Series visit www.philorch.org or call 215.893.1999. This concert is FREE and open to the public. Seating is general admission and first come, first served. Tickets are not required.