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7/17/09: Red Rock Rondo


By Doug Fabrizio

Salt Lake City, UT – For 20 years, composer Phillip Bimstein has been part of the rural community around Zion National Park. The park is marking its 100th anniversary this year, and for Bimstein, it's the perfect opportunity to celebrate not just the landscape, but also the history and the people who are part of it. Phillip Bimstein has set some of the stories of Zion to music, and he joins us - along with the musicians of Red Rock Rondo - to explore the people and the place. (Rebroadcast)

  • On Monday, July 20th, Red Rock Rondo will perform at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 West 3100 South in West Valley City. The free concert begins at 8:00 p.m. For more information, call 801-965-5108 or click here
  • Tuesday, July 21st at 7:30 p.m., there will be a Zion National Park Centennial Celebration at the Gallivan Center in downtown Salt Lake City. The event is part of the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. There'll be a live concert, along with excerpts from the documentary Red Rock Rondo and a sneak preview of Ken Burns' new film "The National Parks." For details, click here or call 801-521-0785.
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