7 August 2012
“The first time they ever set foot in Vail, just before their concert, the whole sky opened up and the rain was enormous. No one moved. They stayed sopping wet on the lawn and in their seats.”
Outgoing Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival Executive Director John Giovando recalls the New York Philharmonic’s first performance at the festival in this Vail Daily feature. Lightening struck twice, so to speak, as crowds again braved a rainstorm for the final performance of the Orchestra’s 2012 residency, it’s tenth in Vail.