New Horizons Symphony Orchestra http://krwg.org en Pancho Romero: A Life in Music http://krwg.org/post/pancho-romero-life-music <p>Dr. Pancho Romero comes from a long tradition of music-making and music education in his extended family, going back at least three generations. As the trumpet professor at New Mexico State University, the lead trumpet player in the Las Cruces Symphony, and the director of the NMSU Jazz Ensembles, he devotes his life to playing and teaching all kinds of music. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 21:00:35 +0000 Leora Zeitlin 52850 at http://krwg.org Pancho Romero: A Life in Music 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