Harada showed that he is a skilled sound-painter in the first three interludes: “Dawn,” “Sunday Morning” and “Moonlight.” In the fourth, “The Storm,” he was able to cut loose with a demonstration of raw power.
Keitaro will make his debut with the South Bend Symphony Orchestra on April 12, 2017 at the Morris Performing Arts Center. BRITTEN | Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes ELGAR | Cello Concerto, op. 85
From the moment guest conductor Keitaro Harada’s baton came down on the Boise Philharmonic on Saturday night, you could feel the electricity in the air. It was going to be a special night. To read the full
Harada was at the podium, bouncing on the balls of his toes, flailing his arms in time to Bizet’s racing score. The Cincinnati Symphony associate conductor, leading without a score, pointed to his left and
Conductor Keitaro Harada made an arresting debut Saturday night in an ebullient performance with the West Virginia Symphony at the Clay Center. The 31-year-old Harada’s approach to Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8 in G major featured
Keitaro will make his debut with West Virginia Symphony Orchestra on October 21, 22 & 23, 2016. DVORAK | Symphony No. 8 BEETHOVEN | Piano Concerto No. 3 GINASTERA | Estancia Antonio Pompa-Baldi, piano October
Keitaro will make his debut with Boise Philharmonic on November 12 & 13, 2016. BERNSTEIN | On The Waterfront Symphonic Suite GERSHWIN | Rhapsody In Blue GROFE | Grand Canyon Suite Kevin Cole, piano For
Conductor Keitaro Harada gave a balanced reading of the score that had a lucidity of musical detail and a good helping of emotional tension. He gave every phrase its proper shape and drew especially fine