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July 7 - Day two rehearsal and concert with Kirill Gerstein

July 07, 2012

7/7/12, Vail: Music Director Designate Yannick Nézet-Séguin thanks the Orchestra just before the start of rehearsal for their patience and persistence during the July 6 Opening Night concert, when the performance was postponed due to rain.

 

7/7/12, Vail: Yannick leads the Orchestra in Tchaikovsky’s Sixth Symphony during the July 7 rehearsal.

 

7/7/12, Vail: Soloist Kirill Gerstein joined the Orchestra onstage to rehearse Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2.

 
7/7/12, Vail: Yannick and soloist Kirill Gerstein share a smile at the conductor’s podium during the July 7 rehearsal.
 

7/7/12, Vail: Violist Marvin Moon relaxes in the audience seats during rehearsal break.

 

7/7/12, Vail: Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival Executive Director John Giovando and Artistic Director Anne-Marie McDermott welcome the audience to the Orchestra’s second concert at Vail during its 2012 season. This season marks the festival’s 25th anniversary and the sixth year that the Philadelphians have returned to perform there. Photo by Zach Mahone

 

7/7/12, Vail: Soloist Kirill Gerstein joins Yannick and the Orchestra for a performance of Rachmaninoff’s famous Second Piano Concerto, a work that highlights the “Philadelphia Sound.” Photo by Zach Mahone

 

7/7/12, Vail: Situated in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater allows concertgoers to take full advantage of its gorgeous natural surroundings. Photo by Zach Mahone

 

7/7/12, Vail: Music Director Designate Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the Orchestra in Tchaikovsky’s Sixth Symphony during the second half of the July 7 program. Photo by Zach Mahone

 

7/7/12, Vail: In a program of Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky, Yannick and the Philadelphians showcased the latter’s historic “Sound,” bringing the music director designate’s debut weekend at Vail to a distinctive close. Photo by Zach Mahone