Masterworks IIGreat European Mastery
The Smith Center
Pre-concert conversation begins promptly at 6:45 p.m.
Weber Overture to Oberon
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4
Brahms Symphony No. 1
Bulgarian conductor Danail Rachev, Music Director of the Eugene Symphony, leads the Las Vegas Philharmonic's premiere performance of Brahms' First Symphony, a work that was to reinforce the public's high opinion of the composer as successor to Beethoven. The program opens with the spirited overture from Weber's Oberon and powerful German pianist Markus Groh performs Beethoven's complex and compelling Fourth Piano Concert.