Friday, Aug. 16: Redlands Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by: Maestro Frank Fetta
Featuring: Vijay Venkatesh, piano
Sponsored by: David and Robin Maupin
Fireworks sponsored by: Circa 2020 and the Crossings at Redlands
Vijay Venkatesh’s performance sponsored by: Redlands Community News, Jerry Bean
The bowl’s season finale features former Redlands Bowl Young Artist Competition Winner, Vijay Venkatesh, performing Grieg’s beloved Piano Concerto in A Minor with the Redlands Symphony Orchestra, followed by Tchaikovsky’s great Symphony No. 5.
As is traditional, the season will close with a brilliant burst of fireworks. “Venkatesh has an extremely rare combination of effortless technical command and authority with a sense of poetry and refinement that belies his years…electrifying and unforgettable… he’s a spectacular pianist.” -Jeffrey Kahane