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Review: Guests add to strong Philadelphia Orchestra

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The Philadelphia Orchestra under conductor Giancarlo Guerrero performed blockbuster concerts Wednesday and Thursday nights at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. On Wednesday, Guerrero, who hails from Costa Rica, flailed a willing orchestra into a wild party mood in music that had loads of Spanish flavor. To add spice to the mix, he had banjo magician Béla Fleck perform Fleck’s Banjo Concerto (“The Impostor”) which Guerrero and Fleck premiered in 2011 with the Nashville Symphony Orchestra. ...

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