The Transylvania Times -

Season Opener To Celebrate Leonard Berstein


June 4, 2018

Courtesy photo

Left to right, trombonists Steve Stout, Reinette Davis and Bobby Powell will perform with the Brevard Community Band on June 10.

The Brevard Com-munity Band celebrates the music of Leonard Bernstein at its opening concert on Sunday, June 10, at 3 p.m. in the Brevard Music Center's Straus Auditorium. To honor the centenary of Bernstein's birth, the band will perform an arrangement of three symphonic dances from his award winning 1944 Broadway production "On the Town."

The concert will also feature a unique concerto for three trombones written by Norman Leyden. Trombonists Rienette Davis, Bobby Powell and Steve Stout will combine their talents to perform this unique concerto whose first movement features a solo trombo...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018