Marianna Gabbi http://krwg.org en Gabbi and Leland to perform Beethoven with NHSO http://krwg.org/post/gabbi-and-leland-perform-beethoven-nhso <p>Conductor Marianna Gabbi and pianist William Leland met in 1975, when Gabbi first came to Las Cruces. Their friendship and musical kinship has not wavered, and this weekend, they perform Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto together, with Leland as soloist and Gabbi leading the New Horizons Symphony Orchestra. Gabbi reflects on music by Beethoven and Dvorak, as well as her long friendship with Leland, in this interview with Intermezzo host Leora Zeitlin.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 16 May 2013 20:07:26 +0000 Leora Zeitlin 41299 at http://krwg.org Gabbi and Leland to perform Beethoven with NHSO For the Love of Music: Jorge Martinez-Rios and Marianna Gabbi http://krwg.org/post/love-music-jorge-martinez-rios-and-marianna-gabbi <p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 18:35:15 +0000 Leora Zeitlin 37299 at http://krwg.org For the Love of Music: Jorge Martinez-Rios and Marianna Gabbi Marianna Gabbi takes up the baton once again http://krwg.org/post/marianna-gabbi-takes-baton-once-again <p>Marianna Gabbi's life-long passion for music and teaching is bringing her back onto the podium, with baton in hand, as she becomes the new conductor for the New Horizons Orchestra for the 2012-2013 season. The former conductor of the Las Cruces Symphony was the first woman to conduct an orchestra in China, and the first American woman to conduct in Russia. She came to the KRWG studios to talk with Intermezzo host Leora Zeitlin about her love of music and her new role with New Horizons. Wed, 05 Sep 2012 19:35:36 +0000 Leora Zeitlin 25590 at http://krwg.org Marianna Gabbi takes up the baton once again