Bela Fleck plays his “Banjo Concerto” with the Cleveland Orchestra

October 03, 2013

It’s been said that “The only good banjo is a dead banjo”.  Tune in tonight at 7:00 on WILL-FM for the Evening Concert and find out for yourself as Bela Fleck is the soloist in his "Banjo Concerto" with the Cleveland Orchestra.  Giancarlo Guerrero conducts.  There’s also music of Copland and Gershwin. 

Cleveland Orchestra (#13-10)

Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor; *Bela Fleck, banjo
ADAMS: Short Ride in a Fast Machine
*FLECK: Banjo Concerto
COPLAND: Suite from “Billy the Kid” (Ballet, 1938, Suite , 1942)
GERSHWIN: An American in Paris

[COR fill: BRAHMS: Tragic Overture; Cleveland O.; David Robertson]

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