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Las Vegas Philharmonic: Home For The Holidays

DONATO CABRERA, CONDUCTOR  CLINT HOLMES, NARRATOR

ANDERSON A Christmas Fantasy TCHAIKOVSKY Selections from The Nutcracker Suite, Opus 71a STRAUSS Radetzky March PROKOFIEV Peter and the Wolf, Opus 67

FEATURING SELECTIONS FROM THE NUTCRACKER, PETER AND THE WOLF & OTHER HOLIDAY FAVORITES

LAS VEGAS PHILHARMONIC’S TRADITIONAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION returns with all the wonder and magic of the season. This festive, family-friendly concert begins with Leroy Anderson’s nostalgic and popular A Christmas Fantasy, setting spirits alight. The merriment continues with selections from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s beloved Nutcracker. Sergei Prokofiev’s timeless classic, Peter and the Wolf opens the second half with Clint Holmes narrating the elaborate tale. Johann Strauss’s celebratory Radetzky March invites the audience to clap along. The spirited performance concludes with a traditional audience sing-along of holiday favorites accompanied by your symphony orchestra.

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