Passed Free Event


BEST AND BRIGHTEST - A Showcase of San Diego's Young Musicians
Sunday, March 30
th, 2014. 2pm

Jacobs Music Center

San Diego Symphony
Ken-David Masur, conductor

W. A. MOZART: Overture to Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384
W. A. MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K.218 (1st movement)
ALFRED DESENCLOS: Prelude, Cadence et Finale
P. I. TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36

Join us for a special free concert featuring Yenny Zhang performing “Prelude, Cadence et Finale” for Alto Saxophone by Alfred Desenclos and also Annelle Gregory performing the Violin Concerto No. 4 (movement 1) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The San Diego Symphony will then be joined by members of the Civic Youth Orchestra, San Diego Youth Symphony and the Mainly Mozart Youth Orchestra to perform the Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36 by Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

Send an email to with “Best and Brightest” in the subject line. Please include your first and last name along with your address and the number of tickets you’d like to reserve (up to four only). You will receive an immediate confirmation. 

You may reserve up to four complimentary tickets. Seating will be General Admission and on a first come, first served basis. RSVP is required and must be registered via email no later than 5pm, Friday, March 28, 2014.

Once you reserve seats, please note the following:
• This is a non-ticketed event. Doors will open at 1pm.
• Seating is General Admission: first come, first served. Due to expected high attendance, patrons who have reserved seating are strongly encouraged to arrive between 1pm and 1:30pm. Please note that we cannot guarantee seating or seating location, even if you have reserved, so don't be late!
• Please arrive no later than 1:45pm  If you arrive after 1:45pm, we cannot guarantee you a seat.
• The concert will start promptly at 2pm and run approximately one hour and fifty minutes, including intermission.

If reservations become full, but you would still like to see the free concert:
You may still come and be seated after 1:45pm if there are no-shows. Please note that we cannot guarantee seating.   


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