When it comes to visiting symphony orchestras, in San Diego none can touch the drawing power of the Chicago Symphony.
“The Pirates of Penzance,” San Diego Opera’s first ever Gilbert and Sullivan opera, arrived at Civic Theatre Saturday (October 14)—a kinetic, splashy, gift-wrapped production that left no humorous stone unturned . . .
La Jolla Athenaeum Jazz program curated in recognition of the twentieth anniversary of Pérez’s “Panamonk” recording of music inspired by Thelonious Monk as well as the one hundredth anniversary of Monk’s birth
Thibaudet and Symphony Members Offer Sumptuous Repast of French Chamber Music at Copley Symphony Hall
French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet interpreted chamber music of Francis Poulenc and Gabriel Fauré in collaboration with San Diego Symphony instrumentalists Sunday (October 8) at the Jacobs Music Center downtown . . .
Esteemed conductor Edo de Waart returned to the San Diego Symphony Friday to lead the orchestra through an impassioned season-opening concert at the Jacobs Music Center . . .
A new San Diego ensemble—the Ardor Trio—made an auspicious debut Saturday, September 30, at Balboa Park’s Mingei International Museum . . .