conductor Stanley Derusha led the Montevideo Philharmonic
orchestra in a spirited performance on Monday, July 5th.
Under his able direction the orchestra performed American
composer John Corigliano’s haunting composition for
strings, “Voyage,” Beatriz Lockhart’s
“Montevideo piece Number 3,” and Dimitri Shostakovich’s
“Symphony Number 10.” Mr. Derusha’s visit
was supported in part by a grant from the U.S. Embassy.
Among those in attendance at the night’s performance
was the U.S. Embassy’s Chargé de Affairs, Oliver