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Cincinnati 
Symphony Orchestra

Bernstein, Copland & Brahms
Friday 25 August 2017
Usher Hall

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langrée Conductor

Bernstein Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront
Copland Lincoln Portrait
Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor

Two muscular celebrations of America launch a powerful programme from the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra under its inspirational Music Director Louis Langrée.

Bernstein’s gritty On the Waterfront Suite is one of the great symphonic portraits of New York, while Copland’s stirring Lincoln Portrait, which the Cincinnati orchestra premiered in 1942, employs the great President’s writings, performed by a narrator, in music of immense dignity and nobility.

Orchestra and conductor draw on their warm, dynamic relationship in the Beethovenian grandeur and might of Brahms’s glorious First Symphony.


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  • Running time: 
    1hr 50mins approx (one interval)

Venue

Usher Hall

Lothian Road
Edinburgh
EH1 2EA

Supported by

Dunard Fund

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Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langrée Conductor

Bernstein Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront
Copland Lincoln Portrait
Brahms Symphony No 1 in C minor


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Tickets

Grand circle: £47 £38.50 £29
Stalls: £47 £38.50 £29
Upper circle: £26 £19 £13

Current discounts

Students: 30% OFF
Senior citizens: 30% OFF
Unemployed: 30% OFF
BECTU, Equity, MU: 30% OFF
Under 18s: 50% OFF
Young Scot cardholders: 50% OFF