Performed in Verizon Hall on July 30, 2015
Stéphane Denève Conductor
Williams Sound the Bells!
Higdon blue cathedral
Bernstein Overture to Candide
Berlioz “Dream of a Witches' Sabbath,” from Symphonie fantastique
Ravel La Valse
Tribute gifts to honor Stéphane Denève’s tenure as principal guest conductor have been generously made by Constance and Michael Cone, Edith R. Dixon, and Mari and Peter Shaw.
The original Neighborhood Concert was presented by Wells Fargo in partnership with the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts with additional support from the Annenberg Foundation, the City of Philadelphia, the National Endowment of the Arts, the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, and the Philadelphia Cultural Fund.