The City of Mandeville invites guests to experience the power and passion of live music performed by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO) on Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
As Carlos Miquel Prieto conducts, guests are invited to relax amid Mandeville's natural beauty of century old oaks adorning Lake Pontchartrain, crowned with a breathtaking sunset.
Carlos Miguel Prieto’s charismatic conducting and dynamic interpretations have led to engagements and acclaim throughout the Americas, Europe, and internationally. Musical America recognized his artistry by naming him 2019 Conductor of the Year. Since 2005, Prieto has been Music Director of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO), where he has been a part of the cultural revitalization of New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina. On February 27, 2018, he led the LPO in its Carnegie Hall debut in a concert celebrating the 80th birthday of composer Philip Glass.
The event is free to the public and attendees are encouraged to bring their own food, drinks and chairs to picnic. No charcoal grills allowed.
For more information about Mandeville community events, visit www.ExperienceMandeville.org or call 985-624-3147.